Resources for Veterans and their Families

WELCOME HOME VETS OF NEW JERSEY

http://www.welcomehomevetsofnj.org/

Email info@welcomehomevetsofnj.org

Provides immediate and long term assistance to help soldiers, veterans and their families in need in New Jersey.  This includes housing, financial assistance and employment help.  

 

HEALTH:

Piscataway VA Outpatient Clinic
14 Wills Way, Building #4
Piscataway, NJ  08854
(732) 981-8193

VA New Jersey Healthcare System
151 Knollcroft Rd.
Lyons, NJ  07939
(908) 647-0180
Veterans are assigned their own health care providers whom they see on a regular basis. Access to a wide variety of specialists is available through the primary providers.

Dental Care Resources for Veterans:

https://www.emergencydentistsusa.com/dental-care-resources-for-veterans/

ADDICTION:

www.drugrehab.com/addiction/veterans/
www.drugrehab.com/new-jersey/

 

EMPLOYMENT:

One-Stop Career Center
506 Jersey Ave.
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
(732) 937-6206
Veterans receive first priority referral to all jobs and training opportunities for which they are qualified. In the One-Stop Career Center, there is a Veterans Representative who specializes in helping veterans find the jobs and opportunities for which they qualify. In addition to priority referrals to jobs, vets can enroll in free job search workshops, find help developing a resume, learn about career training programs and get help understanding the network of veterans' benefits available through the Veterans Administration, state and local governments.
http://jobs4jersey.com/jobs4jersey/jobseekers/vet/

HOUSING:

Soldier On
(866)-406-8449
Committed to ending veteran homelessness.  If you know a veteran or a member of a veteran family who is homeless or at risk of being homeless residing in central or eastern New York state or central New Jersey who could benefit from Soldier On’s Supportive Services for Veterans Families program, call 1-866-406-8449.
Wesoldieron.org

Community Hope
(973) 273-7712 extension 326
Housing programs provide a safe place for veterans to address the issues that led to their homelessness and provide them with the resources for a successful recovery and the skills to overcome poverty and despair.  Call the Veterans Case Manager Joseph Iturriaga at (973) 590-4403 or (973) 273-7712 extension 326.  Email jiturriaga@communityhope-nj.org

Communityhope-nj.org

STRESS-RELATED ISSUES:

Vet2Vet
(866) 838-7654
A 24-hour-a-day, peer-operated hotline that provides support services, information and referrals to people who have served in the military and their families.

Music for All Seasons
(908) 322-6300
Voices of Valor, a project for veterans, taps into the healing power of music.