Additional Resources for Veterans

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New York City's first coordinated network of public, private, and non-profit organizations working together to serve veterans and their families.

Guide to Higher Education for Veterans and Their Families.
More than 150 resources to help student veterans and their families overcome the challenges of higher education and career training.

Veterans Crisis Line
(800) 273-8255 (Press 1)
Connects veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified responders through a confidential, toll free hotline, online chat or text.

National Call Center for Homeless Veterans
(877) 424-3838
24/7 Hotline to assist homeless veterans, their families, community agencies and service providers.

National Peer Support Helpline
(888) 729-2089
Speak with women veterans caseworkers who are knowledgeable in connecting you to a variety or helpful resources and supportive services.  Current servicemembers. veterans, family members and civilians are welcome to call.

Yoga for Vets NYC
(212) 683-0015 ext. 324
Taught by veterans, yoga classes are FREE and focus on the specific needs of veterans. 

The Rosen Family Wellness Center
(516) 562-3260
Confidential assessments and short-term individual, couples and family counseling for children, adolescents and adults.

Veterans Health Administration (various locations)
Brooklyn-          (718) 836-6600
Manhattan-       (212) 686-7506
Queens-           (718) 526-1000

Veterans' Centers (various locations)
Vet Centers provide free counseling and support services to veterans and their families.
- Queens-
(718) 296-2871
- Brooklyn-(718) 836-6600
- Manhattan-(212) 742-9591

NYU Military and Family Clinic
Counseling and support services to veterans and their families.
(855) 698-5677

Single Stop for Veterans (Jamaica Location)
Advocacy, employment, and other related information.
(718) 577-2152

The American Legion 

VFW-Veterans of Foreign Wars

IAVA-Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America

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VA Education Benefits- (888) GIBILL-1 or (888) 442-4551

Veterans State Aid

New York Naval Militia  Education Benefits

Transfer of Post-9/11 GI-Bill Benefits to Dependents-For specific questions about transferring your benefits, contact the VA at (888) 442-4551.

Military Spouse and Family Educational Assistance Programs

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QCC Scholarships


Veterans of Foreign Wars

American Legion


Disabled American Veterans-(Type "Scholarships" in the Search Box)

Vietnam Veterans of America-(Type "Scholarships" in the Search Box)

Women in Military Service for American Memorial Foundation

GOEDEKER's College Scholarships

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VA Employment Resources

Work Force 1 for Veterans Employment Center


NY Dept. of Labor- (888) 469-7365 (Ask for the Veterans Program)

Center for Veterans Enterprise- (866) 584-2344


Hire Veterans

USA Jobs

QCC Office of Career Services

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The Veteran Advocacy Project-Urban Justice Center

Veterans Protected

Disabled American Veterans

Veterans Disability Attorneys

Veterans and Mesothelioma Guide

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Campus Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.