Military Resources

Active Duty Family Readiness


Active Duty Resources

  • Cindy’s Baking Angels – Cindy’s Baking Angels provides support to our deployed military in the form of baked goods and amenities. Become an Angel or nominate your Troop today!
  • MCCS (Marine Corps Community Services) LeJeune Resources page
  • Military One Source
  • Operation Military Kids – Operation: Military Kids is the U.S. Army’s collaborative effort with America’s communities to support children and youth impacted by deployment. Regardless of whether Families are experiencing deployment for the first time, the second time or another in a series of multiple deployments, OMK’s goal is to connect military children and youth with local resources in order to achieve a sense of community support and enhance their well-being.
  • Operation We are Here – General lists of resources – To create an awareness of the challenges of the military community To offer practical suggestions to churches, communities and individuals on how to support and encourage the military community. To provide a comprehensive list of resources for the military community and its supporters.
  • Pillows for Patriots – Shipping pillows to our patriots, troops, soldiers in combat, our men and women in the military in Iraq, Afghanistan, Army, Marines, National Guard, so they can sleep better
  • Soldiers’ Angels – Volunteers providing aid and comfort to the men and women of the United States Army, Marines, Navy, AirForce, Coast Guard, veterans and their families.
  • Warrior Watch Riders – Warriors’ Watch Riders is a Troop Support group. We are the umbrella under which has formed a nationwide coalition of groups and individuals dedicated to the support of our nation’s warriors. We exist for the purpose of supporting our nation’s warriors, past and present, and their families.

Veteran Resources

  • Battle Buddy
  • Dept of Veteran Affairs: Coaching into Caring
  • DStress Line
  • Fire Fighters Assisting Armed Forces Families – Nonprofit organization made up of fire fighters dedicated to helping our injured armed forces service men and women and their families by providing needed supplies and moral support.
  • Homes for Our Troops – Builds specially adapted homes for our disabled veterans.
  • Hope for the Warriors – Hope For The Warriors® provides a full cycle of care restore self, family, and hope to combat wounded service members, their families, and families of the fallen. Our goal is to assist in all facets including family care, financial needs, morale trips, and professional development. The personal care and opportunities that we provide lead to longlasting personal restoration. We invite you to navigate through each program page to learn more.
  • Hunters Helping Soldiers – Hunters Helping Soldiers was formed with one sole idea, to be able to provide Hunting & Fishing Trips for Combat and Combat Wounded U.S. Veterans as a means to assist them with their rehabilitation through the outdoors.
  • The Independence Fund – The Independence Fund believes that for the complete physical and emotional healing of ourseverely injured veterans to occur it will take the unified effort of governmental, private and corporate entities all working together towards a common purpose that is bigger than ourselves.
  • Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America ( IAVA) – leading the fight for change in Washington – Tools for benefit help on their website
  • Lone Survivor – The Lone Survivor Foundation restores, empowers, and renews hope for our wounded service members and their families through health, wellness, and therapeutic support. Overseas deployments and combat action can take a serious toll on everyone involved – from the men and women on the front lines to the friends and families who wait patiently for their loved ones to return home. Transitioning to postmilitary life, whether wounded in combat or simply adjusting to the civilian sector, will often cause difficulty for the service member and his or her family. We are here to help America’s wounded service members and their families adjust to the effects of their experiences by providing an understanding and acceptance of who they are as a person, a family, and a community.
  • Make the Connection – Different areas for Vets, Active Duty, Families, friends. Includes transition from Active duty to Civilian, PTS/PTSD.
  • National Center for PTSD – Ways you can help a loved one with PTSD and ways you can help yourself.
  • National Coalition for Homeless Veterans – Legislative information, web links, technical assistance for service providers and other resources regarding homeless veterans.
  • OneCPD – Homelessness Assistance and Resources Main … This page lists the HUD homeless veteran programs and initiatives.
  • Operation Warrior Call – A nationwide effort has been established to encourage service members to reach out to fellow “battle buddies” in order to reconnect and check in on each other’s wellbeing.
  • Outward Bound for Veterans – Helps thousands of returning service members and recent veterans readjust to life at home through FULLY FUNDED wilderness courses that draw on the healing benefit of teamwork and challenge through use of thenatural world.
  • Ride 2 Recovery – To improve the health and wellness of injured veterans by providing a life changing experience that can impact their lives forever. R2R supports Spinning® Recovery Labs and outdoor cycling programs at Military and VA locations around the U.S. to help injured veterans overcome obstacles they face. Cycling is an important part of the recovery and rehabilitation program.
  • Team Rubicon: Disaster Response Veterans Service Organization – A disaster relief group that arrives first during humanitarian disasters.
  • Troops First Foundation – Troops First Foundation develops, operates and supports a synergistic group of wellness, quality of life and sportsbased initiatives in support of today’s military personnel. In addition, these T1F initiatives facilitate a greater recognition and an enhanced understanding of the quality and character of the men and women who volunteer to serve, their families, their daily sacrifices and the constant need to evaluate and improve their quality of life.
  • Trucking for Troops – Dedicated to supporting and serving our wounded servicemen and women through creating family functions and events such as bonfires, cookouts, swimming, boating, etc. to get the wounded and their families out of the hospital for well needed rehabilitation. Our goals are to utilize our extremely huge F650 pickup trucks, along with a 15 passenger handicap accessible bus, to transport the wounded veterans and their families to our events or coordinate our efforts with other nonprofit organizations in need of transportation to their events.
  • Veterans Assistance Foundation – Helping homeless or about to be homeless Vets
  • Veterans Benefits Foundation – Help with the red tape when dealing with VA
  • Vets For Vets Foundation
  • Warrior Watch Riders – Warriors’ Watch Riders is a Troop Support group. We are the umbrella under which has formed a nationwide coalition of groups and individuals dedicated to the support of our nation’s warriors. We exist for the purpose of supporting our nation’s warriors, past and present, and their families.