National Call Center for Homeless Veterans - VA’s National Call Center for Homeless Veterans hotline: (877) 424-3838 or (877) 4AID VET gives homeless veterans and at-risk veterans free access to trained counselors 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Homeless Veterans Chat - The National Call Center for Homeless Veterans also has a Homeless Veterans Chat, which is available on VA's website 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The online chat gives homeless veterans and at-risk veterans the opportunity to talk anonymously with mental health clinicians who can provide information on services, guidance and assistance, and helpful online resources. The service can be accessed at www.va.gov/homeless.
Veterans Justice Outreach Centers - Each VA Medical Center has been asked to designate a facility-based Veterans Justice Outreach Initiative specialist who is responsible for direct outreach, assessment and case management for justice-involved veterans in local courts and jails. This specialist also serves as a liaison with local justice system partners. A state-by-state list of these designees is available online.