Additional Resources

These links are intended to provide veterans and their families with more information regarding available services and the legal issues related to veterans programs:

The National Resource Directory provides helpful links for veterans and their families seeking information on legal services, appeal rights and laws that protect the rights of Veterans, Service Members, family members and caregivers.

The National Suicide Prevent Hotline  provides immediate aid to Veterans through a hotline or chatroom.

ABA (American Bar Association) Homefront features an Information Center with publications and resources on a variety of legal topics that military families may encounter as well as a national directory of legal programs and organizations providing in-person consultation and representation for military families in need of legal help.

Quit Smoking Community is a virtual community that offers support and information for veterans trying to kick the deadliest habit in the world.

Addiction Resource provides resources to help veterans and their loved ones so that they may stay on the road to recovery, and can successfully overcome addiction for life.

Medical Acronyms

These sites can provide definitions and explanations of acronyms that may appeal on medical records:

At click onthe "Science & Medical" category to narrow a search.

The American Medical Association has a variety of sources on patient education.

MedicineNet provides information on various medical issues specifically for patients.