Crisis Hotlines

Veteran’s Crisis Hotline; 800-273-8255
Woman’s Veteran Hotline; 855-829-6636

General Veteran Information

Bexar County Veterans Service Organization
http://www.bexar.org/CDP/Veteran.html
The Bexar County Veterans Service Office (VSO) is an advocate agency established to assist veterans or their survivors in obtaining benefits from the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Texas Veterans Commisssion. The VSO cooperates with local government agencies as well as non-governmental service agencies to assist clients in obtaining needed specialized services.

 Employment

Texas Work Force Commission
http://www.twc.state.tx.us
A variety of employment, job training and related services are available to veterans. These are the same services that are available to all customers including veterans, except that veterans are given priority of service.

Texas Veterans Commission
http://www.tvc.texas.gov
The Texas Veterans Commission was created in 1927 as the State Service Office to assist veterans of the Indian wars, Spanish-American War and World War I. Our purpose has always been to act as the state appointed advocate of Texas veterans as they attempt to secure the benefits rightfully earned in exchange for their service in our nation’s armed forces.

 GI Jobs
http://www.gijobs.com

Military Friendly Employers
http://employers.militaryfriendly.com
G.I. Jobs 2014 Top 100 Military Friendly Employers®. This list ranks the best Military Friendly Employers in order from 1 to 100.

 Housing

Alamo Area Council of Governments (AACOG)
http://www.aacog.com
The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program is the federal government’s major program for assisting very low-income families in affording decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market.

Housing Authority of Bexar County
http://habctx.org
The San Antonio Housing Authority provides quality affordable housing that is well integrated into the fabric of neighborhoods and serves as a foundation to improve lives and advance resident independence.

San Antonio Housing Authority
http://www.saha.org
The San Antonio Housing Authority provides quality affordable housing that is well integrated into the fabric of neighborhoods and serves as a foundation to improve lives and advance resident independence.

 Food

San Antonio Food Bank
http://www.safoodbank.org
The San Antonio Food Bank (SAFB) provides food and grocery products to more than 500 partner agencies in 16 counties throughout Southwest Texas.

 Medical

Audie L. Murphy VA Hospital
http://www.southtexas.va.gov

Frank M. Tejeda VA Outpatient Clinic
http://www.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?id=663
The staff of the Frank M. Tejeda VA Outpatient Clinic welcomes you. This facility provides high quality medical care as well as access to veterans’ services.

 Living Expenses

Catholic Charities
http://www.ccaosa.org
Financial assistance, food and clothing assistance, and counseling services for active duty, reserve, National Guard or veteran service members, as well as their dependents and spouses, in need of social services.

Family Endeavors
http://www.familyendeavors.org
The Mission of Family Endeavors is to provide comprehensive, effective, and innovative services that empower people to build better lives for themselves, their families, and their communities. We believe in people. We believe in their capacity to grow, to heal, to change, to succeed, and to affect those around them for the better.