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BIALA Resource Guide for Brain and Spinal Cord Injury

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Bastion

New Orleans
LA
888-737-5577

Bastion is an intentional community in which wounded, ill, or injured veterans live alongside retired military and civilian volunteers. Also offers yoga classes for residents and community members.

Baton Rouge VA Outpatient Clinic

Baton Rouge
LA
225-761-3400

The Baton Rouge Community Based Outpatient Clinics offers a wide array of primary and speciality care services for Veterans.

Career One Stop Veterans ReEmployment

Statewide
LA

Veterans ReEmployment

Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Resource

Silver Springs
MD
800-870-9244

Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Resource Center, resource catalog and 24/7 crisis prevention hotline 800-273-8255

Disabled American Veterans

Nation Wide

Support for veterans and their families including medical support

Headway

New Orleans
LA
504-345-8271

A day program for veterans living with a brain injury, spinal cord injury and/or other neurological condition.

K9s For Warriors

Nation Wide

Service dogs for veterans

Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs

Statewide
LA

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) offers a variety of benefits.

Make the Connection

Nation Wide

Online tool to connect veterans and family members with support, resources and information

Military One Source

Nation Wide
800-342-9647

24 hour support for anyone in the military

National Resource Directory

Nation Wide

Directory that connects veterans to programs and services that support them

NeuroRestorative Louisiana

Hammond
LA
800-743-6802

NeuroRestorative is a leading provider of subacute and post-acute rehabilitation services for people of all ages with brain, spinal cord and medically complex injuries, illnesses and other challenges. In a variety of locations and community-based settings, they offer a continuum of care and rehabilitation options, including specialized services for infants, children, adolescents, Military Service Members and Veterans.

Services:

  • A full continuum of care including residential and day treatment services and in-home and community supports.
  • The expertise and resources of an organization on the cutting-edge of clinical care and rehabilitative programs.
  • An exceptional team of professionals, demonstrated clinical proficiency and a time-tested approach.
  • A range of locations that enable individuals to remain close to home.
  • Community-based, therapeutic, home-like program settings.
  • Well-rounded programs and specialized facilities that offer subacute and post-acute services and ongoing support to those with more complex medical and behavioral challenges.

New Orleans Veterans Resource Center

Kenner
LA
504-464-4743

Resources for veterans

NOLA VFW

New Orleans
LA
504-233-VETS

New Orleans veterans community, resources

Overtin Brooks VA Medical Center

Shreveport
LA
318-221-8411

Medical center and resources for veterans

Paralyzed Veterans of America offices ; Bayou-Gulf States PVA

Gulfport
Mississippi
800-424-8200

Dedicated to veterans service, medical research and civil rights for people with disabilities.

SE LA Veterans Healthcare System

New Orleans
LA
504-412-3700

Veterans hospital and rehab

The American Legion

Nation Wide

America's largest online directory for veterans

United States Veterans Service Dogs

Marrero
LA
504-460-5100

Service Dogs for US Veterans.

VA Caregiver Support Office

New Orleans
LA
985-539-7429

Support for caregivers of veterans

VA Monroe Clinic

Monroe
LA
318-343-6100

Veterans clinic

Veterans Aid & Attendant Program

Nation Wide

The Aid and Attendance (A&A) Pension provides benefits for veterans and surviving spouses who require the regular attendance of another person to assist in eating, bathing, dressing and undressing or taking care of the needs of nature.

Veterans Benefits Administration : Central Area Office / New Orleans Regional Office

New Orleans
LA
800-827-1000

New Orleans regional office for veterans

Veterans Crisis Hotline

Nation Wide
800-273-8255

24 hour hotline for veterans

Veterans Justice Outreach Program

Nation Wide
504-412-3700

Legal assistance for veterans

Vets Prevail

Nation Wide

Behavior change platform where veterans earn rewards for helping each other overcome challenges

Wounded Warrior Project

New Orleans
LA
888-997-2586

Support, health and resources for veterans

Scholarships for Military and Veterans

Since the Post-9/11 GI Bill® went into effect in 2009, more U.S. service members and veterans have begun using their military education benefits, according to the American Council on Education. Service members pursuing higher education must consider the cost of all education-related expenses, including tuition, books, special tools, equipment, and materials. Non-distance learners should also account for gas, tolls, parking, and potential childcare services.

Arrow Passage: Help for Veteran Substance Abuse

An online information and resource guide for Veterans about substance abuse and treatment.

Mesothelioma and Veterans

Visit https://mesothelioma.net/mesothelioma-and-veterans/ for more information.