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Veterans/Military

Veteran/Military Support services provide information about services and supports for individuals who have served or are currently serving in the Military, and their families.

What is a Veteran? veterans/military icon

A military veteran is any person who served for any length of time in any military service branch.

Services and Supports for Veterans, Military, Service Members and Their Families

NHCarePath connects you to services and supports for veterans and military families. There are many programs and supports to provide assistance, including: woman hugging a serviceman

  • Applying for Benefits – provides information on how to apply for benefits, downloadable forms, and links to assist with the application process.
  • Benefits – provides information on benefit programs and eligibility for these programs.
  • Caregiver Support - if you are the Family Caregiver of a Veteran who was injured post-9/11, you may be eligible for additional services through VA, including a stipend, comprehensive training and medical coverage through VA.
  • Crisis Prevention - Connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1 (800) 273-8255, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
  • Employment - state of New Hampshire Department of Employment Security – provides a range of free employment services resources and tools to assist in the job search process. NHES provides priority of service to veterans and eligible spouses for the receipt of employment and training services. 
  • HealthCare – provides information on the Veterans Health Administration health programs.
  • Military Life - Military One Source provides information on all aspects of military life.
  • Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS) - the U.S. Department of Labor VETS provides resources and expertise to assist and prepare veterans and transitioning service members to obtain meaningful careers, maximize their employment opportunities, and protect their employment rights.

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NH Resources

  • NH State Office of Veterans Services - the State Office of Veterans Services is a state agency whose task is to assist New Hampshire veterans, and their families, to obtain all the benefits and preferences to which they may be entitled under any state or federal laws or regulations.
  • Easter Seals Military and Veterans Services - in partnership with Veterans Count, responds to the unmet needs of Service Members, Veterans, and their Families to ensure that they can thrive in their communities. 
  • Harbor Homes’ Veterans FIRST program - provides a mix of affordable housing, employment, and supportive services to end or prevent homelessness among veterans and their families who live in New Hampshire.
  • Northeast Passage - provides adaptive sports and recreation and community-based recreation therapy services for veterans and military personnel. 

VA Medical Centers

VA Community Based Outpatient Clinics

Vet Centers

Care Coordination Programs

Services and referrals for service members, veterans, and families

Additional online resources

Publications/Resources

To connect to these and other resources, call 1 (866) 634-9412 or view the links below.

Who do I contact?

Please note that programs may have varying eligibility requirements. Please contact those listed below for more information.

ServiceLink Aging and Disability Resource Center

ServiceLink Resource Centers are trusted places in your community to ask questions about services and supports and connect with the resources you are interested in. 

NH State Office of Veterans Services

Visit the State Office of Veterans Services for more information related to services and supports.

US Department of Veteran Affairs

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