Veteran Programs, Referrals & Entitlements

Information on current federal, state and local veterans’ programs, entitlements and referral services is available in Florida through a network of County Veteran Service Offices. All services are provided free of charge. Click here to find a County Veteran Service Office in your area.


Suicide Hotline

Call the Hotline

The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call

1-800-273-8255 and Press 1


Florida Department of Veterans Affairs

The FDVA provides a list of resources that are available to veterans and their families.


Veterans Florida

Veterans Florida helps veterans learn about the many benefits the state offers and how to efficiently take advantage of them—from taxes and healthcare to work and education.


Veteran Homelessness

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has established a toll free National VA Homeless Hotline at (877) 424-3838.
VA Website for Homeless Veterans


Florida Department of Children and Families


Florida Council on Homelessness


Veteran Programs, Referrals & Entitlements

Information on current federal, state and local veterans’ programs, entitlements and referral services is available in Florida through a network of County Veteran Service Offices. All services are provided free of charge. Click here to find a County Veteran Service Office in your area.


Combat-Related Special Compensation (CRSC)

CRSC provides compensation to certain retirees with combat-related disabilities that qualify under the criteria set forth in the law. For additional information regarding implementation, eligibility and application visit the Department of Defense (DOD) website.