Many veterans are experiencing anxiety and mental health issues triggered by the current events in Afghanistan. If you are a veteran experiencing mental distress, please review these resources to help.
Imminent suicide prevention and immediate harm: 211 or 911
Suicide crisis line: 800-273-8255
Crisis services: 800-467-3135
24/7 Substance Use/Detox/Transportation: 800-563-4086
Domestic Violence Hotline: 888-774-2900 English, 844-831-9200 Spanish
COVID vaccines from the VA: 203-932-5711
LGBTQ veterans: 203-836-1946
Mental health for vets: 203-932-5711 x 3356
Military sexual trauma services: 203-932-5711 x 2722
Psychology service for vets: 203-932-5711 x 2468
Veterans’ Resource Guide: veteransguide.org
Stay safe, and if you or someone you love is having a mental health emergency, CALL 911 ASAP or bring them to a hospital.