Colorado Veterans Resource Coalition

Veteran Resources

Local
El Paso County Veterans Services - El Paso County, CO Veterans Assistance Office. Contact Mr. Jim Tackett at 520-7756.
Point Man Ministries of Colorado Springs - Veterans Helping Veterans local Outpost of Point Man International Ministries. Located and affiliated with Sunny Side Christian Church. Outpost Leader is LTC (Ret) Jay Magee. Point Man Ministries mission is to connect the hurting veteran as well as their families and friends with others who have already begun the transition home after war. With Jesus Christ as our focal point, it is our desire to provide spiritual and emotional healing through our existing Outpost and Home Front system. Point Man International Outposts are located across the globe. Find one nearest to you at www.PMIM.org.
MSG William J. Crawford Memorial - Established by the Crawford Memorial Committee as a joint effort with the Palmer Lake Historical Society and the Town of Palmer Lake, to design and upgrade the current memorial to better bear witness to the patriotism and devotion to duty og MSG William J. Crawford (Ret).
Homeward Pikes Peak - The catalyst in the Pikes Peak region's commitment to eliminate homelessness by coordinating, facilitating and monitoring a strategic plan for homeless services and resource utilization.
National Call Center for Homeless Veterans - US Dept of Veterans Affairs national homeless veterans program.
Homes for All Veterans (HAV) - A federal VA grant to Rocky Mountain Human Services funds HAV which provides outreach, case management and access to community resources to homeless or at-risk vets and their families throughout Colorado. HAV provides services that promote housing stability including: - Finding temporary shelter and permanent housing, - Obtaining VA and other public benefits, - Rent, utilities, and food needs, - Health care services, - Legal and financial planning services, and - Employment services. To qualify for HAV, an individual must be a U.S. military veteran who: - Is homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, - Is considered very low income based on income limits, family size and area of residence, and - Has not been dishonorably discharged. HAV is located at 17 S. Weber Street. The phone number is 429-8746.
AspenPointe - Peer Navigators are provided to veterans to help them find and use available community resources at no cost in the following areas and more: child care, finances, legal issues, jail diversion, skill training, technical training, education, job placement, mental health care, trauma recovery, suicide prevention, substance abuse help, support groups, crisis stabilization, disease management, brain injury care, and dental care. The Incarcerated Veterans Transition Program (IVTP) assists vets who have been incarcerated, are unemployed or recently employed, and are homeless or at risk of being homeless. For more info on Peer Navigators or IVTP, call Leo at AspenPointe, 637-8930.
Veterans Trauma Court - The VTC program provides jail diversion services to vets with trauma spectrum disorders related to military service who have been charged with a lower level felony. With the permission of the 4th Judicial District District Attorney’s Office, eligible vets are moved from the traditional courtroom system into the VTC where they agree to actively engage in treatment and counseling and make regular court appearances, and they are carefully supervised. Although you must plead guilty and will be sentenced accordingly, the program offers you a chance to avoid jail or prison and will help you access mental health treatment, alcohol and/or substance abuse treatment, and educational, housing and employment assistance. If a deferred sentence is granted, upon successful completion of the program your guilty plea will be withdrawn and the charges against you dismissed. For more info, call Leo Martinez at AspenPointe, 377-0474.
State
Department of Military and Veterans Affairs - The State of Colorado Office of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
CO Hire Patriots - In this video we put together an informational tool to assist you on using the Colorado Hire Patriots job board and the website so you can post-one day, part-time and full-time jobs. Either active duty military or veterans in the local community can then search for jobs on the website and contact potential employers by email. Veterans can also post their resumes on the website for employers to review. And what makes this unique is this is all free!
Colorado Veteran Resources - An online partnership of "shared care" providing information on, and access to, services and resources for wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans, their families and families of the fallen, and those who support them from recovery and rehabilitation to community reintegration.
Colorado Veteran Services (Dept of Labor & Employment) - Our mission is to provide Veterans and transitioning service members with the resources and services to succeed in the 21st Century workforce by meeting labor-market demands with qualified Veterans.
United Veterans Committee of Colorado - UVC is a non-profit coalition of 45 chartered and federally recognized veterans service organizations and affiliates established in 1972. CCCV is a non-profit organization of veteran leaders, state and federal governmental officials. Their purpose was to improve federal benefit programs for veterans by working with federal agencies and Colorado's congressional delegation.
VFW Newspaper - The Colorado Veteran - This is your VFW online newspaper, the Colorado Veteran, including the latest newspaper, as well as archived newspapers for the past issues.
National
Department of Veterans Affairs - National Office of the US Department of Veterans Affairs.
VA Mortgage Loan Rates and Refinance - Our country is indebted to veterans of the armed forces, and VA mortgages are one way we can help reward them for their contributions. Guaranteed by the Veterans Administration, these loans have helped countless Americans who served in the armed forces enjoy home ownership.
National Coalition for Homeless Veterans - The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV) will end homelessness among veterans by shaping public policy, promoting collaboration, and building the capacity of service providers.
US Dept of Labor Veterans Employment Training Service - National Homeless Veterans' Reintegration Program (HVRP) Technical Assistance Center