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Student Veteran Support

On campus Resources

Office of Veterans Affairs: Student Services Center, 1st floor, 361-825-2331 http://vets.tamucc.edu/index.html

Supporting active duty service members, veterans, and dependents. One free transcript for Veteran Students during the month of November.

Office of Engagement Initiatives: University Center, room 218 361-825-3925 http://ei.tamucc.edu/

Creating unique programs to meet the needs of a diverse student body.

Student Veteran's Organization: University Center, room 218 http://tamucc.orgsync.com/org/usvo

The TAMU-CC chapter of the Student Veterans of America provides military veteran students with resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed.

Veteran's Lounge: University Center, room 210

Through a Home Depot grant, the Student Veterans Organization TAMU-CC chapter has outfitted a new Veteran's Lounge.

 

Community Resources

Nueces County-Veteran's Services-http://www.co.nueces.tx.us/vet/

Peer-to-Peer Support Group Meetings: The Counseling and Training Clinic at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is facilitating free and confidential support for the military, including active duty, reserves, guard, and veterans. The group is designed to help participants who suffer from the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), traumatic brain injury (TBI), sexual assault, and traumatic experiences.  The group will meet weekly, on Tuesday evenings, from 6-7 p.m. in room 2014 of the Natural Resource Center. To join, call Dr. Yvonne Castillo at ext. 3995. You do not have to be a student in order to access these FREE services.

State of Texas Resources

VA Facilities in Texas-http://www.va.gov/directory/guide/fac_list_by_state.cfm?State=TX&dnum=All&isflash=0

National Resources

National Resource Directory-https://www.ebenefits.va.gov/ebenefits/nrd

National Veterans Foundation-http://nvf.org/

Women Veteran Resources-http://nvf.org/women-veteran-resources/

Veterans Crisis Line-https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/

National Coalition for Homeless Veterans-http://www.nchv.org/

Veteran Service Records-https://www.archives.gov/veterans/benefits.html

Disabled Veterans National Foundation-http://dvnf.org/our-work/homelessness/resource-links/