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YWCA of Fort Worth & Tarrant County – Housing Services

American Red Cross

Mission: Provide ongoing services to Active Duty, retirees and veterans. Provide disaster relief for victims of fire, flood and natural and man made disasters.

Categories: AdvocacyCounselingLegal Financial

Attitudes & Attire

Attitudes & Attire® is a non-profit agency dedicated to promoting personal growth for women seeking self-sufficiency. Our program provides tools that raise self-esteem, promote ethics, and build the confidence to develop successful life skills. As a complement to our core program, we offer our Boots to Heels program with seminars exclusively for veterans. These special group sessions give female veterans the camaraderie of being with peers who understand the unique experiences that have impacted them and the challenges they face when returning home.

Contact: Brandy Baxter, (214) 630-1667 or brandy@attitudesandattire.org

Categories: CounselingEmploymentPeer SupportWomen Veterans

Big Brothers Big Sisters Lone Star

Description & Key Services: The Big Brothers Big Sisters Military Mentoring Program supports children ages 6-14 of active duty, wounded or fallen military members, as well as children of veterans, National Guard or Reserve component.

Categories: CounselingMilitary Family SupportWomen Veterans

Center for Therapeutic Change

Description & Key Services: The Center for Therapeutic Change (CTC) offers a comprehensive approach to mental health, substance abuse, and addiction treatment services.

Categories: Addiction Treatment / RehabCounseling

Community Addiction Treatment Services (CATS)

Description & Key Services: Community Addiction Treatment Services (also known as CATS Substance Abuse Treatment Program) is a treatment center in Fort Worth, Texas that focuses on substance abuse services by providing substance abuse treatment services.

Categories: Addiction Treatment / RehabCounselingMental Health

Dave Roever Foundation – Operation Warrior RECONnect

Description & Key Services: Operation Warrior RECONnect is dedicated to rebuilding self-esteem, confidence, financial freedom and family relationships in our wounded heroes by providing a one week program that includes mentoring, counseling, educational opportunities and tools for overcoming physical injury and PTSD.

Categories: CounselingPeer SupportPTSD

Denton County Veterans Coalition

Description & Key Services:Our mission is to help veterans and their families, by improving the quality of their lives. We connect their needs with solutions and resources that are available in Denton County and beyond. Through a network of volunteers that covers the entire county, where a phone call or an email referral connects a veteran with the right solution.

Categories: CounselingLife Skills TrainingPeer SupportSuicide / Crisis

Equest Therapeutic Horsemanship Hooves for Heroes

Description & Key Services: Equest Hooves for Heroes offers equine activities and therapies including horseback riding, carriage driving, equine-assisted counseling, and social activities designed to promote emotional wellness and improved mental health.

Categories: CounselingMental Health

Equine Connection Counseling

Description & Key Services: Free equestrian therapy program for veterans to reconnect with friends, family, and post-war life. Our services address concerns related to post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety, traumatic brain injury (TBI), and depression.

Categories: CounselingMental HealthPTSDTBI

Fleet & Family Support Center Fort Worth

Description & Key Services: Welcome! The Fleet and Family Support Center promotes the self-reliance and resiliency of service members and their families on NAS Fort Worth JRB. FFSC focuses on deployment support, crisis response, career support and counseling for individuals, families and commands, and provides these professional services through education classes and individual appointments on the installation.

Categories: CounselingMilitary Family SupportSuicide / CrisisWomen Veterans

Fort Worth Veterans Affairs – Support Services

The Fort Worth Vet Center provides a wide ranger of confidential, psycho-social services. Primarily focused on facilitate individual, group and marital family counseling for veterans who served in a war zone or hazardous duty zone.

Categories: CounselingMental HealthMilitary Family SupportPTSDRape CrisisWomen Veterans

GallantFew, Inc.

Description & Key Services: GallantFew, Inc. coaches veterans through the transition process, assess their skills, desires and abilities, offer training as necessary, network them professionally and socially back into the community, and will be a source of physical, social, professional and emotional support. This will prevent veteran unemployment, homelessness and suicide.

Categories: CounselingSuicide / Crisis

Grace After Fire

Description & Key Services: Grace provides the resources, the referrals, and implements Table Talk™ to help women reintegrate into society and deal with issues such as depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and military sexual trauma. A team of women Veterans puts boots on the ground in central, north, and south central Texas regions. A toll free Call Network is answered by women Veterans.

Categories: CounselingPeer SupportPTSDWomen Veterans

Marriage Management, Inc.

Description & Key Services: The goal of Marriage Management is to strengthen military marriages and family members to enable couples to better cope with the unique marital stresses caused by combat, wounds or multiple deployments. Our programs provide a safe and confidential place for husband and wife to find support and positive encouragement.

Categories: CounselingMilitary Family SupportWomen Veterans

Mental Health America of Greater Tarrant County

Description & Key Services: Offers counseling services to Veterans and their family members as well as First-responders and their family members.

Categories: CounselingMental Health

MHMR of Tarrant County – ICARE Crisis Line

Key Services:: ICARE Call Center provides rapid telephonic responses for the psychiatric needs of Tarrant County residents. The Crisis Hotline operates 24 hours/day, 7 days/week. Services include: Telephonic crisis response, intervention and resolution; Screenings for mental health services for Adults, Children & Adolescents; Information and referrals to community resources; Support and Reassurance; and “Post intervention” follow-up calls.

Categories: CounselingMental HealthSuicide / Crisis

Operation Open Door

Description & Key Services: Operation Open Door provides free counseling services to veterans and their dependents. Military service can bring about experiences, feelings and memories never before encountered. Some of these have a substantial impact on ourselves and those we love. If you have these experiences and would like to speak to someone about them, give us a call today to set up your first appointment. Call 817-335-5405. Operation Open Door is here to help.

Intake: Call main number at (817) 335-5405

Eligibility: Documentation of military service: DD-214 or …

Categories: Addiction Treatment / RehabCounselingMental Health

Pecan Valley Centers

Description & Key Services: Veteran Peer-to-Peer PTSD workshops, certified peer specialist, soldier to student transition services, military dependent Peer-to-Peer support.

Categories: CounselingLife Skills TrainingMental HealthPeer SupportPTSDSuicide / Crisis

Recovery Resource Council

Recovery Resource Council offers FREE and confidential counseling services. Enduring Women provides counseling and peer navigation to women veterans experiencing various issues as PTSD, depression, anxiety, military sexual trauma, reintegration issues, substance abuse, or parenting difficulties. Enduring Families is counseling services for the veteran, and his or her family members. A variety of counseling services will be combined to meet the particular needs of the family including individual, couples, family therapy, or parenting difficulties.

Categories: Addiction Treatment / RehabCommunity OrgsCounselingMental HealthMilitary Family SupportPeer SupportPTSDRape CrisisSpiritualSuicide / CrisisWomen Veterans

Snowball Express

Description & Key Services: Since 2006, the mission of Snowball Express has been a simple, yet profoundly important one: Provide hope and new happy memories to the children of military fallen heroes who have died while on active duty since 9/11. We bring children together from all over the world for a four-day experience filled with fun activities, like sporting events, dances, amusement parks and more.

Categories: CounselingMilitary Family SupportWomen Veterans

Spirit Horse Therapeutic Center

Description & Key Services: Each lesson is taught by an OEF/OIF Iraq War Veteran. There is one on one or Peer1 to Peer to assist with PTSD, MST, TBI and other physical special needs.

Categories: CounselingMental HealthPTSDRape CrisisTBI

Stay the Course

Stay The Course Veteran Services provides evidence-based therapies to individuals, couples, and families at little or no cost.

Categories: CounselingMilitary Family SupportWomen Veterans

Surmounters of Texas, Inc

Description & Key Services: Free equestrian therapy program for veterans to assist with MST, PTSD, stress, anxiety, and reintegration. Family counseling is available in this program.

Categories: CounselingMental HealthMilitary Family SupportPTSDRape CrisisWomen Veterans

Tarrant County Spiritual Care Network

Description & Key Services: The purpose of the Tarrant County Spiritual Care Network (SCN) is to provide spiritual support for Tarrant County Texas institutions that are service oriented to the community. Tarrant County Spiritual Care Network is a non-profit organization providing spiritual support and care for the leadership of Tarrant County, Texas. We provide spiritual direction and care, and opportunities for service to the community and the facilitation of faith-based collaborative efforts for Tarrant County institutions.

Categories: Community OrgsCounselingSpiritual

Tarrant County Veterans Diversion Court

Description & Key Services: Our mission is to successfully habilitate Justice Involved Veterans (JIV) by diverting them from the traditional criminal justice system and providing them with the legal tools they need to lead a productive and law-abiding lifestyle while improving mental health recovery and successful re-entry into the community.

Categories: CounselingLegalLegal Financial

Texas Christian University (Soul Repair Center-Moral Injury)

The Soul Repair Center at Brite Divinity School, established in 2012 offers public education and conducts research on moral injury and recovery in military veterans, as well as other professions that involve high stakes situations. The Center educates religious and non-profit communities, employers, educators, religious leaders, chaplains, seminarians, and medical care-givers—about the ways we can enable a return to ordinary life of those who experience moral injury.

Contact: Elia Whitworth, (817) 257-4511 or elia.whitworth@tcu.edu

Categories: Community OrgsCounselingEducationMental HealthSpiritual

The Art Station

Description & Key Services: A 16-week art therapy program offering counseling in a therapeutic group setting for veterans returning from service who may have mental health issues such as depression, anxiety and trauma and/or relationship issues/conflicts as well as stress of finding employment and transitioning home.

Categories: CounselingMental Health

The Women’s Center

Description & Key Services: Provides services for rape crisis, victim services and employment solutions and general counseling.

Categories: CounselingLife Skills TrainingRape CrisisSuicide / CrisisWomen Veterans

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (Suicide Prevention Crisis Line)

Description & Key Services: A confidential Crisis Line for Veterans in crisis, staffed by caring, qualified VA responders, many of which are veterans themselves. The Veterans Crisis Line, online chat and text service are available to all Veterans, Service members, families and friends – even if they are not registered with the VA or enrolled in VA health care.

Categories: CounselingSuicide / Crisis

University of Texas at Dallas (Center for BrainHealth)

The Center for BrainHealth mission is to understand, protect and heal the brain. Our Warrior Training Program educates veterans on keeping the brain healthy and strong against the stresses and challenges of everyday life. Scientific study by cognitive neuroscientists and research clinicians have shown this training to improve strategic thinking, elevate mental energy, and enhance attention and focus.

Contact: Lindsay Campbell, Project Coordinator for Warrior Initiatives, (972) 883-3418 or lindsay.campbell@utdallas.edu

Categories: CounselingEducationMedicalPTSDTBI

Victory Therapy Center

Description & Key Services: Provides free mental health counseling to veterans of all eras and their dependents. Services funded through the Texas Veterans Commission Fund for Veterans Assistance. Also provides therapeutic riding and physical therapy at no cost for veterans and their families.

Categories: CounselingMental Health

YWCA of Fort Worth & Tarrant County – Housing Services

Program Description & Key Services: The YWCA of Fort Worth & Tarrant County provide Emergency Shelter to homeless women that have experienced violence; Permanent Supportive Housing to individuals and families that are chronically homeless; Rapid Re-Housing to homeless families; and Shared Housing.

Categories: CounselingEmergency ShelterHousingMilitary Family SupportWomen Veterans