Wyoming Veterans Commission:
VFW Service Officer: to help all veterans with VA Claims, etc.
Vacant-call the office phone for a National Representative
VFW Department of Wyoming Service Officer
Mobile: (307) 421-8054 (working from home during COVID 19 pandemic)
Phone: (307) 778-7340 / Fax: (307) 778-7549
VA Medical Regional Office Center
2360 East Pershing Boulevard
Cheyenne, WY 82001
-- Topics ranging from healthcare guides for veterans to resources for transitioning back to civilian life
POC: Noah Keegans
Guide to Moving in the
Transition to civilian life.
POC: Adam G. Gonzales
The Coalition to Salute
552 Fort Evans Road, Suite 300
Leesburg, VA 20176
Planning for Life after Discharge
2021 guide on Veteran Substance Abuse
POC: Jo Ryan
Veteran and Service Member Outreach Coordinator
2020 Guide to Substance Abuse in Veterans
POC: Stephanie Conant
Community Outreach Coordinator
Alcohol Rehab Guide
Alcohol Rehab Guide is an organization that provides comprehensive, reliable information on the various aspects of alcohol abuse and addiction. We are taking this month to focus on helping veterans struggling with alcohol dependency to safely, and comfortably quit. Alcohol withdrawal syndrome affects nearly two million Americans each year. Our goal is to provide helpful information to as many people as possible on alcohol abuse, addiction, and recovery options.
Has combined the government's national veteran addiction treatment center database (SAMHSA) with modern location technology to help veterans find local addiction treatment
Our Find A Veteran's Treatment Center Near Me technology uses the location of your computer, tablet, or cell phone to generate a local listing of veteran addiction treatment centers in and around your community.
Alltreatment.com is a community-based public-benefit website connecting people to the addiction resources they need. The resource is free to the public.
POC: Matthew Baker
Denver Recovery CenterDenver
POC: Brittany Pomponio
2019 guide on Veterans and Addiction https://silvermistrecovery.com/resources/veterans/
AddictionGuide Research shows that military veterans are at a higher risk than civilians of developing addictions and severe mental health issues such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Addiction Guide is committed to helping save innocent veterans’ lives from drug overdose and suicide, but we need your help. https://www.addictionguide.com/addiction/veterans/ Chris Carberg - Founder & Grateful Recovering Addict (2005) Addiction Guide 1187 Falling Pine Ct Winter Springs, FL 32708 https://www.addictionguide.com
Addiction Resource.net List Of The 11 Best Inpatient Rehab Centers For Veterans
Alcohol and drug abuse is a grave health concern faced by many veterans, especially those who struggle with post-traumatic stress (PTSD) disorder following service. In fact, one in 10 veterans who returned from recent wars struggled with drug and alcohol abuse.
POC: Maya Davis - firstname.lastname@example.org Community Outreach Specialist
College Resources for
Higher Education Resources for Veterans and Their Families
Paying for Graduate School as a
Military Service Member
Resources, Tips and Advice for
Veterans Returning to the Workforce
Scholarships and Financial Aid for
Veterans: Expert Guidance to Help Pay for College
Students Coping with Grief and Loss
Nursing School Scholarships for Veterans, Active Duty, and family members https://www.premiernursingacademy.org/resources/scholarships-veterans
CPT James Ahn memorial Scholarship-annual scholarship we are sponsoring for a student who served in the U.S. Army Special Forces and is now a full time student. The award is for $1000. https://rotcconsulting.com/cpt-james-ahn-memorial-scholarship/
Best Jobs for Returning Service
POC: Mike Miller
Army (Retired) Spouse
Outreach Coordinator and Diversity Officer, Arm-Me Up and WWRP
P: (252)621-3690 | E: email@example.com
How to Maximize Your Retirement and Benefits From the Military
Alicia Fuentes | Communications
156 2nd St. San Francisco, CA 94105
Bankrate.com claims to be the trusted source of financial rates and information for outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The New York Times, CNBC and Bloomberg.
You can view the guide here: https://www.bankrate.com/personal-loans/bad-credit-loans/#veterans
Bankrate, Inc. | 1675 Broadway 22nd Floor | New York, NY 10019
Complete Guide to VA Mortgage
for Homeless Vets
Financial Benefits of a
https://blog.taxact.com/how- to-make-the-most-financially- out-of-your-military-career/
A "how-to” guide for Vets on getting everything started in their entrepreneurial adventure. I thought it was more reader-friendly than others I've come across. It was independently written, so it did a great job at highlighting the best resources available and there's a bunch of opportunities I didn't know existed. Also has a helpful section on the most advantageous loans and grants available and how to seek them out and qualify. --Ryan
A tool for planning on how much financing your business will take and the best ways to go about funding. We really liked the section on crowdfunding, because most people would never even consider this route. --Ryan
The Kaplan Group Veteran-owned businesses make up 9% of companies today, with that number only growing. That’s why we created a guide covering everything veterans need to know about business and credit loans. https://www.kaplancollectionagency.com/business-advice/veterans-business-credit-resources/ Dan Barnett firstname.lastname@example.org
Surviving Spouses Resources http://www.militaryfamily.org/info-resources/survivors/
Retirement and Financial Security for U.S. Veterans - Birch Gold Group has assembled a comprehensive list of resources to help veterans find the financial security they deserve, and eventually retire will full peace-of-mind. Website: https://www.birchgold.com/retirement-and-financial-security-for-veterans Email: email@example.com
VA Loan Checklist
Wyoming Senator John Barrasso's military/veteran POC is Daniel Gallegos Daniel_Gallegos@Barrasso.senate.gov Daniel is very willing to help with veteran issues, especially dealings with the Veteran's Administration
Homes for Homeless Vets
How to Stop Living Out
of Your Car - Guide for Homeless Vets
https://www.thezebra.com/ insurance-news/5518/guide-how- to-stop-living-out-of-car/
Homeless Veterans Resources
https://www.bigrentz.com/how- to-guides/resources-homeless- veterans
A law firm specializing in helping veterans and their families affected by asbestos diseases to receive compensation.
Berry Lawfirm: VA
Legal Advice for
Legal Aid of Wyoming https://www.lawyoming.org/
Pro Bono Legal Services for Veterans Brochure
POC: Jenna Baskin
Benefits for Veterans
Assisted Living Research Institute is an industry-leading research organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of older adults by compiling comprehensive research, the latest studies, and real-world insight from experts, caregivers, and seniors into easy-to-understand, actionable guides, and resources.
Assisted Living is a community organization that is devoted to helping disabled and elderly maximize their healthy years and age gracefully through the creation and dissemination of comprehensive, unbiased, free web-based resources. We have been featured on the Parkinson's Foundation, US Department of Health and Human Services - Health Finder, Global Healthspan Policy Institute, and is referenced by many governmental agencies and organizations across the web.
POC: Micala Day
Caring.comis a leading online destination for caregivers seeking information and support
as they care for aging parents, spouses, and other loved ones. We offer
thousands of original articles, helpful tools, advice from more than 50 leading
experts, a community of caregivers, and a comprehensive directory of caregiving
POC: Carol Wells
Community Outreach and Senior Advocate
Nursing Home Abuse
Mission is to be the top online resource educating the public on the risks of senior abuse in an attempt to save lives and rebuild shattered trust.
POC: Brian Mitchell, Director of Advocacy
101 S New York Ave Suite 201
Winter Park, FL 32789
Paying for Senior Care
Senior Housing for Low-Income Residents
Mission is to help seniors and their families find housing and care for themselves and their loved ones by providing objective information on our website and via our free Care Advisor service.
Grants for Seniors is a website for all kinds of assistance fore seniors by state. Financial Help, Health Care, Help with Rent, Housing Assistance, Food Assistance, Clothing Assistance, Transportation Assistance, Daily Life and so on https://grantsforseniors.org
Fighting Suicide and Depression In
Guide to Suicide Prevention
Baron & Budd
Baron and Budd Mesothelioma Lawyer
Mesothelioma Fund(offers free services for patients
dealing with the cost of treatment)
POC: Chelsea Montanaro
POC: Macy Eubank Community Outreach
Phone: (407) 613-2052
Mesothelioma Help Now
Provides educational resources, support, and information to anyone that may have questions about mesothelioma.
POC: Jessica Miller - Patient Help Advocate
1330 Boylston Street, Suite 400
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
The Asbestos.net website and everyone involved with it are dedicated to improving the overall quality of life for individuals who have been diagnosed with an asbestos-related disease. They strive to be one of the top comprehensive and educational resources online to help support sick patients and their families. The website provides hundreds of pages with the most current and detailed information about the asbestos industry and its medical impacts. Their mission is to be the leading online resource for victims suffering from asbestos-related diseases.
POC: Brittney Rogers - Justice Advocate
1330 Boylston Street, Suite 400
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
POC: Carol Wells
Community Outreach and Senior Advocate
POC: Lashane Jackson, Outreach Support,
Phone: (844) 863-2464
more info: https://mesothelioma.net/mesothelioma/
POC: Hannah Bessinger
Asbestos.com - Brought to you by The Mesothelioma Center
Veterans who develop mesothelioma because of military asbestos exposure can file for VA benefits and other forms of compensation to help pay for treatment and out-of-pocket expenses.
Tuck has been researching the effects of cancer and cancer treatment on sleep. We’ve found cancer patients are at high risk of suffering from diagnosed sleep disorders that can harm their sleep duration and quality, which can have significant impacts on recovery.
Tuck Sleep is a non-commercial community devoted to improving sleep hygiene, health and wellness through the creation and dissemination of comprehensive, unbiased, free web-based resources. Tuck has been referenced by Well + Good, Smithsonian Magazine, Shape, Harvard University and by many sleep organizations across the web
POC: Kellen Smith, Community Relations
PO Box 61293
Seattle, WA 98141-6293
Lung Cancer Center is here to provide the information and resources you need to understand the diagnosis. Are you a patient, loved one, caregiver, or even just a student? Learn more about what a lung cancer diagnosis is and the best way to fight it medically and legally.
POC: Will Coyle
A Veterans Guide to Health
and Nutrition (Brenda Snow)
https://niftybenefits.com/ veterans-guide-to-health-and- nutrition/
Based on research and conversations we have had with community leaders across the US, many veterans suffering from Alzheimer’s are unaware of the available programs that can help maintain or improve their quality of life. So we created a resource that provides comprehensive information on topics like available care options and financial support that can provide assistance during their time of need. You can read more about work here:
POC: Karen James
Sleepopolis: How Does
Mental Health Affect Your Sleep?
The term mental health describes emotional, cognitive, and social well-being. Mental health is important at every stage of life, from childhood and adolescence through adulthood. Mental health affects not just how we feel, but how we think and behave. Our psychological condition determines how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices.
POC: Vanessa Osorio
At Home Team
A guide for families/households looking to improve or customize a home to be more accessible for deaf or hard of hearing inhabitants
POC: Sallie McBrien
The Ultimate Guide to Strength Sports for Veterans
Below are some of the major topics this article will discuss: Why veterans may be interested in strength sports Physical Fitness Community Stress Reduction Competition Special considerations for veterans who may be disabled Organizations dedicated to strength sports for veterans Insight from veterans in the strength sports world.
POC: Max Whiteside, firstname.lastname@example.org
Authority Dental: A Practical guide on dental benefits and health recommendations for Veterans. https://www.authoritydental.org/veterans-dental-care POC: Henry Hackney, DMD Content Director at Authority Dental
Member Owned Business
Community and Support
Health Options through
VA(Mission Act Community Care Booklet June 2019)
Information about New
VA Issued ID Card
The Card may be accepted by retailers in lieu of the standard DD-214 form.
Support for Veterans
and Their Struggles
The Complete Homebuyers
Guide for Veterans
Deploy Care http://deploycare.org
6 Steps to Using a VA Home Loan
Veteran Designation on
Wyoming Driver’s License info
Note: This should be done before renewing your driver’s license; the approval process takes about three weeks. Complete the paperwork now, once approved it will be in your driver’s license file and next time you renew your driver’s license just ask to have the Veteran Designation added to your driver’s license.
WY DOT Information
Application: Veteran Status Verification
A collection of Wyoming Veteran
Programs and Contact info updated 12 Oct 2020.
Dept of WY VFW Calendar fundraiser.
Mid-Winter Conference - Jan 11, 2023 in Dubois
Veterans who need assistance with VA Claims, etc. please contact our Service Officer:
Vacant-Please call the office number for a National representative to assist!Department Service OfficerVA Medical Regional Office Center2360 East Pershing BoulevardCheyenne, WY 82001Mobile: (307) 421-8054 (working from home during COVID 19 pandemic)
Phone: (307) 778-7340
Fax: (307) 778-7549