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Real Warriors

The Real Warriors Campaign is a multimedia public awareness campaign designed to encourage help-seeking behavior among service members, veterans and military families coping with invisible wounds.

866-966-1020 WEBSITE

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Veteras Crisis Line

The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders. Call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.

1-800-273-8255 WEBSITE

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Veterans’ Service Officer

The Veterans' Service Officer (VSO) works out of City or Town Hall and is knowledgeable about an array of federal, state, and local benefits to which veterans and dependents may be entitled. His or her job is to help veterans in the community learn about, apply for, and in some cases, receive benefits. Every VSO is a veteran.

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Veterans Crisis Line

The Veterans Crisis Line connects veterans in crisis or distress and their families and friends with counseling support. The hotline is available 24/7. Veterans Crisis Line also provides text-messaging and online chat services. Text 838255. 

1-800-273-8255 WEBSITE

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VA Boston- West Roxbury Division

VA Boston Healthcare System exists to serve the veteran through the delivery of timely quality care by staff who demonstrate outstanding customer service, the advancement of health care through research, and the education of tomorrow's health care providers.

    1400 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury MA 02132    

617-323-7700 WEBSITE

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VA Boston- Brockton Division

VA Boston Healthcare System exists to serve the veteran through the delivery of timely quality care by staff who demonstrate outstanding customer service, the advancement of health care through research, and the education of tomorrow's health care providers.

    940 Belmont Street, Brockton ma 02301    

508-583-4500 WEBSITE

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VA Boston Healthcare System

VA Boston Healthcare System exists to serve the veteran through the delivery of timely quality care by staff who demonstrate outstanding customer service, the advancement of health care through research, and the education of tomorrow's health care providers.

    105 S.Huntington Avenue, Boston MA 02130    

617-232-9500 WEBSITE

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The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center

The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) is a part of the U.S. Military Health System. DVBIC's mission is to serve active-duty military, their beneficiaries, and veterans with traumatic brain injury through state-of-the-science clinical care, innovative clinical research initiatives and educational programs, and support for force health protection services.

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Statewide Advocacy for Veterans’ Empowerment (SAVE)

SAVE acts as a liason between veterans and their families and federal and state agencies to ensure veterans' access to benefits for the prevention of suicide and mental health distress. SAVE identifies issues facing veterans returning from service and assists them in overcoming institutional or personal barriers to obtaining benefits and services. 

888-844-2838 WEBSITE

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Social Work Therapy Referral Service

The Social Work Therapy Referral Service is a free, confidential telephone referral service and therapist finder. The referral service provides counseling referrals based on desired treatment location, speciality of the therapist, and insurance or fee requirements.

617-720-2828 WEBSITE


MassMen.org is a comprehensive resource for Massachusetts men and their loved ones, offering statewide mental health information, resources, and online self-assessments.