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NWI Military Resource Guide

The Northwest Indiana Military Support Network Guide is designed to help those Veteran and Military Families who are in need of assistance in Northwest Indiana (Lake, Porter, LaPorte, Starke and Marshall Counties) Throughout its pages you will find both Veteran specific agencies and information along with local non-profits who help to serve those in need.

Download the full guide here: Northwest Indiana Military Support Network Guide

Also, a one pager version is available here - Northwest Indiana Military "How Can I Help" One Pager - thanks to Adam Benjamin VA Clinic.

To Help a Veteran in crisis:

- Call the 24 hour Crisis Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 option 1
- 1-844-MyVA311 provides a seamless, unified experience for Veterans when they don’t know what VA number to call
- One website - – Lets Veterans discover, apply for, track and manage the benefits they’ve earned
- For information about benefits, call the VBA Hotline: 1-800-827-1000 Monday-Friday 8am-9pm EST
(Call back service may be available after hours)

Quick Links:

VA Facility Locator

Veterans Employment Services Office (VESO)

Transition Assistance Program (TAP)

Health Care Benefits or Application Questions

Access to Patient Medical Information

Women Veteran Support

Rural Veteran Support

Mental Health Support

Veteran (Vet) Center Information

Burial and Memorial Benefits Information

Benefits Information & Eligibility Questions

Benefits Applications & Claim Questions

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) Information

Education and Post- 9/11 GI Bill Benefits



Insurance and TSGLI/SGLI Questions

Dependency & Indemnity Compensation for Veteran’s Dependents

Additional Resources

National Council for Aging Care Military Veteran Benefit Guide

The Recovery Village

The Simple Dollar's Ultimate Tax Guide for Veterans

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