This list provides a starting point for additional assistance with, and information regarding, services available to veterans in the local area.

VETERANS CRISIS LINE

800-273-8255 (press 1)

DAUPHIN COUNTY VETERANS AFFAIRS

717-780-6357
2 South Second Street Harrisburg, fourth floor

HARRISBURG VET CENTER

(U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs)

717-782-3954
1500 N. Second St., Suite 2
Harrisburg, Pa.

ROBERT M. JACKSON VETERANS CENTER, INC

Offers low-income housing alternatives, counseling, case management, education and job readiness training, personal and financial development, veterans’ benefit resource assistance, clothing and food pantry assistance.
717-695-6249
316 Carlisle St., Harrisburg
www.rmjvc.org

LEBANON VA MEDICAL CENTER

717-272-6621
800-409-8771
1700 S. Lincoln Avenue, Lebanon
www.lebanon.va.gov

MAKE THE CONNECTION

An online resource designed to connect veterans, their family members and friends, and other supporters with information, resources, and solutions to issues affecting their lives.
www.maketheconnection.net

NATIONAL COALITION FOR HOMELESS VETERANS

Resources and technical assistance center for a national network of community-based service providers and local, state and federal agencies that provide emergency and supportive housing, food, health services, job training and placement assistance, legal aid and case management support for hundreds of thousands of homeless veterans.
877-424-3838 (24/7 crisis hotline)
800-VET-HELP
www.nchv.org

PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF MILITARY AND VETERANS AFFAIRS

Provides advice and assistance to Pennsylvania’s nearly 800,000 veterans and their families.
www.paveterans.state.pa.us

PENNSYLVANIA VETERANS REGISTRY

An online application that allows veterans, family members and people who work with veterans to connect with Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to request information related to the valuable state benefits, programs and services offered.
www.dmva.state.pa.us

SHALOM HOUSE

Helps provides transitional housing for homeless women veterans.
717-232-3482
www.shalomhouse.net

SUPPORTIVE SERVICES FOR VETERAN FAMILIES

(Volunteers of America Pennsylvania)

Provides low-income veteran families with services aimed at preventing homelessness and improving their stability. Serves Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lebanon, Lancaster, Perry and York counties.
717-236-1440
2112 Walnut St., Harrisburg
www.voapa.org/veteran-services

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERAN AFFAIRS

VA Benefits 800-827-1000
GI Bill 888-442-4551
Healthcare benefits 877-222-8387
PTSD 802-296-6300
www.va.gov

YWCA VETERANS SERVICES

Works closely with area service providers and agencies to ensure that all veterans and their families receive the best possible care through eligible programs.
800-654-1211 (24-hour hotline)
www.ywcahbg.org