Connect With Resources That May Be of Assistance to You
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If you have come across a particular resource/organization that is not on our list, but has been of great assistance to you- let us know! We would love to share it with our AZPVA community and members.
Ordering Process for Prescriptions Through the VA My Healthy Vet System:
Sesame Street for Military Families
This critical outreach tool helped military families and their young children cope with the challenges of deployment and build resilience in times of separation and change.
Home Ownership / Relocation
Operation American Dream: A Guide to Buying and Keeping Your Home in the Military
Tips for Your Next PCS Move
Service Members’ Legal Rights While on Active Duty
Debt Reduction Services
Free Military Credit Counseling
100+ Gov’t & Private Sector Discounts and Benefits for Veterans and Military Families
Vet Tix provides tickets to Veterans and all branches of currently-serving military
Military and Veterans Discounts and Deals
VA Caregiver Support
The Caregiver Support Program is happy to announce a new series of videos located within our website. The USAA Educational Foundation* teamed up with the Caregiver Support Program to provide a series of videos to assist caregivers in establishing a budget, building an emergency fund, and getting an estate plan together. A budget sheet template is also available to help you get started. Begin by viewing Miki’s story, a caregiver who summarizes the importance of having a good budget, and moving along to videos about the topics listed above.
Fiscal Tiger has put together a Military/Veteran Financial Support Resource Center that includes resources on financial education, healthcare info, tips, and advice that will help those who serve (or have served) our country and their families.
Health and Welfare/Medical Assistance
VA Caregiver Support Line
VA’s Caregiver Support Line assistance is just a quick phone call away.
Mission of Mercy
All locations provide free healthcare and free prescription medications to the uninsured, underinsured and those who “fall through the cracks” of the healthcare system.
Ability360 continues a 35-year tradition offering and promoting programs to empower people with all disabilities to take personal responsibility so that they may achieve or continue independent lifestyles within the community. The independent living philosophy states that people with disabilities should have the same civil rights, options, and control over choices in their own lives as do people without disabilities.
Developmental Enrichment Center
We are a faith-based, non-profit organization licensed and contracted with Arizona Department of Economic Security, Division of Developmental Disabilities (DES/DDD). Together, our dedicated staff brings over 50 years of combined experience working on behalf of children and adults with developmental disabilities such as Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy, and Cognitive Delay
AZ ASSIST is a community of families of teens and young adults on the autism spectrum where self-advocacy and independence are promoted and encouraged.
Asbestos / Mesothelioma
Mesothelioma Veterans Center
Helping veterans receive VA benefits, find treatment options and access financial compensation.
Mesothelioma Treatment Options
Helping patients and families obtain compensation from asbestos trust funds.
Medical Equipment and Supplies, including Adaptive Equipment
Donating medical supplies and equipment around the world
Arizona Assistive Technology Exchange
The goal of the Arizona Assistive Technology Exchange hosted by AzTAP is to put Assistive Technology (AT), adapted equipment or Durable Medical Equipment (DME) that is not currently being used into the hands of someone who can benefit from it.
Travis Try Foundation
Grants for Adaptive Equipment
This resource aims to assist veterans and service members interested in transitioning into the civilian IT workspace by providing information and advice to help them succeed in their career change.
Attention! How to Change Careers from Military to IT
Employment Resources for Military Spouses
Paving Access for Veterans Employment (PAVE)
Paving Access for Veterans Employment (PAVE) provides vocational counseling and job placement assistance to any veteran, active duty service member, spouse or caregiver across the country. Our unique, no-cost program offers assistance with a variety of customized job search strategies that position our clients for success. Through the generous support of both private and public partnerships, the PAVE program strives to place at least one client every day.
Pat Tillman Veterans Center – ASU
You’ve already learned how to succeed in one world-class organization, and you’re moving on to another one: Arizona State University. We’re glad you’re joining us. Sure, there’s some transition to learning in a new environment, but we’ve got your back. Your new team at ASU is here for you and to help you succeed.
Online Educational Success Factors for Veterans
ASU Online brings a deep understanding of the unique nature of military lifestyle and is committed to offering personalized support for students along their degree journey. This includes helping students and, when applicable, ensuring that valuable training and field work completed during military service translates to relevant course credits.
Accredited Schools Online
Managing chronic health conditions in school. Resources & tools for living with epilepsy, diabetes, and other chronic conditions on campus
Veterans Education Transition and Services
Veterans Education and Transition Services strives to provide the tools and assistance necessary for students to achieve academic success while fostering camaraderie and engagement. VETS is an organization run by veterans, spouses, dependents, and current service members who through their shared experiences endeavor to maintain a dynamic and effective program which is responsive to the needs of our community.
Veterans Education Transition and Services
Military / Veterans Scholarships
Veterans Education Transition and Services
SERV – Supporting Education for Returning Veterans
Arizona State University Scolarships
Arizona State University honors service men and women who serve our country by offering the Military Active Duty and Reservist Commitment Scholarship, a program which provides increased access to quality education. With the scholarship, active and reservist military seeking an undergraduate degree will no longer have any out-of-pocket tuition expenses, but will be responsible for any class/mandatory fees not covered by their TA/MRS.
Glendale Community College Veterans Services Center
The Veteran Services Center at Glendale Community College is a “one-stop” service for veterans who want to pursue education. Named a Veteran Supportive Campus by the Veterans Administration, the Veteran Services Center can help you transition from military life to the academic environment, get academic support and move into a civilian career. Our advisors are veterans themselves. Let them help you plan your academic path, identify federal and state benefit options, and connect with veteran services both on campus and in our surrounding community.
Maryville University Online
College Guide for Veterans and Service members. This comprehensive guide goes into detail about attending college after serving in the military. Some of the topics covered include: GI bill information, tuition assistance, FAFSA, scholarships, student loans, how to succeed in college, and mental health concerns.
Northcentral University offers Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral degree programs.
About Seniors is a family owned and operated business with over 20 years of combined medical, health care and eldercare placement experience in the Phoenix Valley.
Veterans Benefits for Seniors
Information about a little-known pension benefit known as “Aid and Attendance”, as well as other benefits and discounts
Comprehensive resources on various senior living options, including: assisted living facilities, senior living communities, nursing homes, independent living communities, continuing care retirement communities (CCRC) and all other long term senior care options, including memory care such as Alzheimer’s or Dementia.
AZ Spinal Cord Injury Association
Rents out fully accessible vans.
Behavioral Health, Substance Abuse, Addition, and Recovery
The Great USA Opioid Epidemic with Expert Insight
RehabSpot has served as a critical source of information on addiction and recovery for those who are struggling with substance abuse disorders and co-morbid mental health condition.
Partners in Recovery
Partners In Recovery provides Psychiatry and Medication Services, Case Management, Peer and Family Support, Integrated Primary Care Services, Counseling Services, and Health & Wellness Services
R I International
Services in Crisis, Health, Recovery and Consulting
Provide a community for those recovering from addiction and to help patients find the highest quality care for a successful recovery. Our goal is to provide resources to help patients and their loved ones so that they may stay on the road to recovery, and can successfully overcome addiction for life. Addiction Resource’s resource for veterans struggling with substance abuse issues