VETERANS, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE
This Veteran’s Day and everyday, we
thank you for your service. America’s returning
service personnel face challenges
in adjusting to civilian life with jobs, PTSD
and looking for employment with great
Following is a list of Federal, state and
local organizations standing by to offer assistance
and opportunities to our men and
women of the military
Thanking the for their service.
Take advantage of the following entities
to help you and your family make a
successful transition to a meaningful
life and career.
There are many more organizations
that can help not listed here but this is a
beginning that hopefully will get you going
in the right direction.
If you are a soldier passing through
JFK or Newark Airports, take a break
and visit the local USO lounges. The JFK
USO is adjacent to the TWA Hotel that is
a fun place to have a refreshment of your
USO JFK Terminal 5. USO Newark
Terminal, Terminal B
NYC Veterans Resources
NYC VetConnect Jobs
Vietnam Veterans Outreach Center,
7510 91st Ave, Jamaica, 718-296-2891
Help for housing, register with VA,
216-19 Merrick Blvd. Springfield Gardens,
(718) 748-3344. 216-19 Merrick Blvd.
Springfield Gardens, NY 11413 Phone
Queens Village Veterans
Receive the care a hero deserves
through veterans' assistance from 715
Veterans Association Inc in Queens Village,
New York. (888) 702-5697
The mission of the J-CAP organization
is to help people learn to help themselves.
J-CAP’s Therapeutic Community (TC)* is
designed to reach and direct people toward
recovery through dynamic personal
growth and social interaction.
116-30 Sutphin Boulevard. Jamaica.
Phone: (718) 712-1100. Phone: (718) 322-
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NYC Veteran Healthcare
At VA New York Harbor Healthcare
System, our health care teams are deeply
experienced and guided by the needs of
Veterans, their families, and caregivers.
Find a health facility near you, and manage
your health online. Sign up for community
events and updates.
Nassau County Veterans
There are special veterans' benefits
available to people 65 and older who either
served 90 days or more of honorable
active wartime service or served less time
but were discharged because of disabilities
related to their service.
Veterans Park, Eisenhower Park
Main Phone Line: 516-572-6565,Transportation:
Volunteers of America
Volunteers of America embodies President
Lincoln’s promise to care for those
“who shall have born the battle.” https://
Vietnam Veterans of
VVA’s goals are to promote and support
the full range of issues important to
Vietnam veterans, to create a new identity
for thi generation of veterans and to
change public perception of Vietnam Veterans.
Stop Veteran Suicide
Not all crisis looks the same. Stop Soldier
Suicide is our promise to those who
are facing it. Our struggles may be loud
or silent; all-consuming or passing; during
service or any time after; a moment or a
Veterans Rebuilding Life
VRL is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
VETERANS DAY AT AMERICAN AIRLINES GATE 12. A handful of AA Veterans gathered
at Gate 12, which is dedicated to service members at JFK Terminal 8, to commemorate
this important day of remembrance. (L-R) John Fenech USCG; Chris
Kiernan Marines; Brian Galazar, Army; Brandon Nanan, Marines; Louis Vera, Army.
established in 2011. The award-winning
charity was founded in New York
City, by American veterans of the global
war on terror. Jobs, PTSD counseling, legal
support, disaster relief
38-01 23rd Ave. #414, Astoria, NY
11105, (718) 606 6349 firstname.lastname@example.org,
Jamaica, NY · In Queens Borough Hall
Find your local office
To enhance the well-being of America's
veterans, their families, our military,
and our communities by our devotion to
mutual helpfulness. The American Legion's
vision statement is "The American
Legion: Veterans Strengthening America.”
91-11 101st Ave, Queens, NY 11416,
Phone: (718) 843-8706 https://www.legion.
New York State Division
Meet virtually with a New York State
Veterans' Benefits Advisor
Book an Appointment Now! 888-838-
K9s for Warriors
Roughly 20 veterans die by suicide
every day, and K9s For Warriors is determined
to change that. K9s For Warriors
exists because of a fierce dedication to
saving the lives of both veterans and rescue
America Works of New
America Works is a 100% Women-
Owned Business. Our mission is to equip
each individual who comes to our offices
with the right tools so that they are able to
provide for themselves and their loved ones.
Port Authority Veterans
The mission of the Port Authority Veterans
Association (PAVA) is to foster an
active community among Port Authority
professionals – military veterans and supportive
colleagues alike – and lead agency
efforts to provide support to all veteran, retired,
active duty, and reserve members of
the United States Armed Forces.
Wounded Warriors Project
Your generous, tax-deductible donation
to Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP)
will change the lives of over 1 million injured
warriors, caregivers, and family
members. You will help bring independence
back to our nation’s most severely
GI Go Fund was first founded to show
veterans gratitude and support.
Providing thousands of veterans with
help finding employment, housing, benefits,
and much more. We have grown since
into a national leader in the veteran space,
helping veterans from New Jersey to California
with getting the services they need.
One Gateway Center, Suite 120 Newark,
(866) 389-GIGO (4446)
Our Veterans NYC
This is a public listing of submitted
events & resources, maintained as a nonprofit
project of NYC Veterans Alliance.
Looking for resources or help? See Veterans
Mutual Aid - NYC Metro.
Get ready for a job that can lead to a
career and the life you want.