At the Warriors Fund, we recognize that the families of veterans also face unique challenges and may need support. While our primary mission may be different, we are committed to providing information that can help these families. Here are some resources specifically designed for the families of veterans:
Counseling and Support Services
- Military OneSource: Military OneSource provides a wealth of free resources and support for military families, including confidential non-medical counseling and specialty consultations. Learn more about these services here.
- Give an Hour: This organization offers free mental health services to U.S. military personnel and their families. Find out more here.
- Military Child Education Coalition: This organization's work is focused on ensuring quality educational opportunities for all military-connected children. Find resources and support here.
- Scholarships for Military Children Program: This program provides scholarships for the children of military personnel. Learn more here.
Financial and Housing Assistance
- Operation Homefront: Operation Homefront provides critical financial assistance, transitional and permanent housing, and family support services to prevent short-term needs from turning into chronic, long-term struggles. Learn more here.
- National Military Family Association: This organization provides spouse scholarships, camps for military kids, and retreats for families reconnecting after deployment and for the families of the wounded, ill, or injured. Visit their site here.
- Veterans Guide: VeteransGuide.org, founded by the Disability Advocate Group, aims to help veterans and their families secure maximum benefits after military service. Providing educational materials and access to expert counselors and legal professionals, this resource is designed to facilitate your transition from military to civilian life. Explore more on their here.
Remember, support is available, and it's okay to ask for help. If you have further questions or need assistance, please contact us at the Warriors Fund. We're here to support our veterans and their families on their journey.