Lubbock Veteran Resources

The Veterans Advisory Council has put together this list of local, state and federal resources to assist area veterans in finding the services they need.  We have made every attempt for this site to be as thorough as possible. 

Resource Website Type of Assistance Category
DAV Thrift Store Local Clothes/ Fundraising
Real Heroes Wear Dogtags Local Community Service
REFUGE Service Local Counseling
TTU University Student Wellness Center Local Counseling
South Plains College Veterans Coordinator Local Education
TTU Military & Veterans Programs Local Education
TTU Veterans Association Local Education
TTU Health Sciences Center Local Education and Social, BSN Program for Vets
"Engage the Light" Veterans Photo Walk Local Entertainment
Vietnam Center and Archives Local History
Homes for Heroes Local Housing
American Legion #575 Local Support
Disabled American Veterans #44 Local Support
Veterans of Foreign Wars Local Support
Task Force Lubbock Local Volunteer Program - Community Service
Veterans Resource Coordination Group Regional Transition assistance, emergency
assistance, Home repairs
Texas Veterans Commission State Benefits
Texas Veterans Legal Assistance Project State Benefits
Texas Veterans Portal State Benefits
Texas Veterans Commission State Benefits Assistance
Texas Veterans Leadership Program www/ State Employment
Texas Veterans Service Provider Network State Employment
Texas Workforce Commission State Employment
Texas Workforce Commission State Employment
Veteran's Land Board State Home Loans
Texas Veterans Land Board State Housing - Land & Home Loans
Texas State Social Services Database State Human Services
Texas Veterans Portal State Resources
Military Veterans Peer Network State Transition assistance, peer support,
resource coordination
VA Benefits Handbook Federal Benefits
VA E-Benefits Portal Federal Benefits
SBA Federal Business & Entrepreneurship
Lone Survivor Foundation Federal Counseling
Lubbock Vet Center Federal Counseling/Benefit Assistance
Children of Fallen Patriots Federal Education
Post 9/11 GI Bill Federal Education & Training
EEOC Veterans Preference/ADA Federal Employment
Feds Hire Vets Federal Employment
US Dept of Labor Federal Employment
Heroes on the Water Federal Entertainment
Vet Tix Federal Entertainment
US Dept of Agriculture Federal Food Assistance
HUD Veterans Resource Center Federal Housing
VA Outpatient Clinic Federal Medical/Counseling
Team Red, White and Blue Federal Physical Fitness
Wounded Warrior Project Federal Transition
Marine For Life National (Marines only) Employment, Education, Benefits
Semper Fi Fund National (Marines, FMF Navy, only)
wounded/ill vets and families
Vets4Warriors National 24/7 confidential, peer support
Iraq and Afghanistan Vets of America National Advocacy, family support
America's Fund National Assistance for wounded/ill veterans and families
Paralyzed Veterans of America National Benefits guidance, civil rights advocacy
family support, medical research
New Battlefront National Benefits guidance, education
employment, mentor programs
Vet Center Call Center 1-877-WAR-VETS National Call center for peer support (Combat Veterans)
Veterans Advantage National Discount retail network for military,
veterans, and dependents
Code of Support National Edu, Housing, Fin aid, mental health,
advocacy, employment
Call of Duty Endowment National Employment, Education, Family Support
Boot Campaign National Employment, Housing, Family Support
National Coalition for Homeless Vets National Housing, homelessness prevention
Real Warriors National PTSD support, advocacy,
family support, benefits guidance
Wounded Warrior Project National PTSD support, advocacy,
family support, benefits guidance
Ride2Recovery National Recovery program for injured veterans,
health and wellness, community
The Battle Buddy Foundation National Service dogs for veterans
Start Your Recovery National  Substance Abuse Information and Support
Helping Hometown Heroes National Transition assistance, housing modifications for disabled vets
Operation Homefront National/State Financial assistance, food assistance,
home repairs, community funding