Did you know?

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs estimates that PTSD afflicts: Almost 31 percent of Vietnam veterans, as many as 10 percent of Gulf War (Desert Storm) veterans, 11 percent of veterans of the war in Afghanistan.

Resources

When you Google the word “Veteran”, you will get over 293,000 results in less than 2 seconds. How do you know where to begin???

Many well-known websites – including local, state and federal Veteran Affairs offices and national veteran’s organizations – are completely legitimate and looking out for your best interests. As you scroll further down, it is not quite as clear. Unfortunately, there are many individuals that try to take advantage of veterans. For that reason, we have provided several links below to local and national organizations that we have fully investigated and know to be trusted organizations providing valuable services and/or resources for veterans.

Are you part of or do know of an organization that supporting veterans and their families? Please contact us to request to be added to the list below. We will only add links to organizations after we have done our homework, so it may take a little time.

Trusted Resources for Veterans:


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This is not VLSN but is a GREAT opportunity for Vets in the Lincoln area to get FREE LEGAL SERVICES
FOR VETERANS
- BY APPOINTMENT ONLY -

University of Nebraska College of Law Civil Clinic and the Veterans Advocacy Project Present:

VETERANS COFFEE & COUNSEL

NEXT EVENT:
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Starbucks - 33rd & O Street

Qualifying veterans will be paired with senior certified law students who will provide legal advice under the supervision of clinical law faculty.
Assistance limited to the following legal issues: Estate Planning, Criminal Conviction Set-Aside and Pardon, Debt Collection Defense, Rental Disputes, Bankruptcy, Child Support Modification, Divorce, Small Claims

*VA Staff Will Be Available to Assist with Enrollment for VA Health Care*
To schedule an appointment*, call (402) 472-3271
(press “0” and tell the receptionist you are calling to enroll in Coffee & Counsel)
*Limited appointments available

Great job to Ryan Sullivan and the UNL civil law clinic for keeping the faith with fellow Vets
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