Veterans Services (VA Clinic) provides assistance to the men and women who serve in the Armed Forces of America, their dependents, survivors, and the general public, in obtaining benefits from the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and other programs for veterans and their families // (805) 543-1233
San Luis Obispo Vet Center is community-based counseling centers that provide a wide range of social and psychological services, including professional readjustment counseling to eligible Veterans, active duty service members, including National Guard and Reserve components, and their families.
San Luis Obispo Vet Center
1070 Southwood Drive
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Phone Number: 805-782-9101
The Welcome Home training is a program for faculty and staff about the mental health needs of student veterans. The major objectives of the training are to increase awareness about the signs and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), traumatic brain injury (TBI), and depression so that faculty and staff can better understand how these conditions might impact student success in the classroom and on campus.
MakeTheConnection.net is an online resource designed to connect Veterans, their family members and friends, and other supporters with information, resources, and solutions to issues affecting their lives.
American Addiction Centers (AAC)- A national organization that is dedicated to helping people with their mental health and substance abuse problems.
Veterans’ Mental Health Issues - A guide on the range of mental health issues a veteran may struggle with.
Alcohol Abuse Among Veterans - Provides statistics and list of FAQs regarding alcohol abuse in military personnel and veterans.
Specialized Recovery Programs for Veterans - Understanding how mental health and chronic pain effect addiction, finding treatment at AAC and other support groups for veterans.
free virtual support and online addiction meetings that many veterans use to help support their recovery.
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