The Northwest Indiana Veteran and Military Support Network is designed to help veterans and military families access the support services they need most. The network serves Lake, Porter,
LaPorte, Starke and Marshall counties.
In Crisis Services
The Department of Veterans Affairs hosts a Veterans Crisis Line. The line is confidential and available 24/7. Veterans can
call, chat, or text to receive immediate support in times of crisis. Call 1 (800) 273-8255, text 838255 or visit the website
to chat in real-time.
Veteran questions about benefits, locating VA facilities, women veteran support, mental health support, and more visit the U.S. Department
of Veterans Affairs website or call 1 (844) 698-2311.