Rural Veterans and Access to Healthcare – Organizations
Provides veterans and their communities with transitional assistance and education programs. Includes information on how to start a "Hero Transition Team" at your local American Legion Post.
Center for Women Veterans
Raises awareness for the service and contributions of women Veterans and women in the military. Serves as the primary advisor to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on matters related to policies, legislation, programs, issues, and initiatives affecting women Veterans.
National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
A resource and technical assistance center for a national network of community-based service providers and local, state and federal agencies that provide emergency and supportive housing, food, health services, job training and placement assistance, legal aid and case management support for hundreds of thousands of homeless veterans each year.
South Central MIRECC
Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center (MIRECC) that focuses on equal access to quality mental health care for veterans in rural and underserved areas.
Veterans Rural Health Resource Centers
Located in Iowa City, IA; Salt Lake City, UT; White River Junction, VT; Gainesville, FL; and Portland, OR. Centers focus on evaluating rural health programs and piloting new strategies to help Veterans overcome barriers to access and quality.