HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT) – For Veterans Day, State Representative Tim O’Brien sent out a press release with resources for veterans.
Some resources he provided include:
- Indiana Benefits at a Glance
- The Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs offers benefit information for Hoosier veterans and their families.
- Next Level Veterans
- Career training and opportunities to connect to employers through Indiana’s Next Level Veterans initiative.
- Military Family Relief Fund
- The Military Family Relief Fund helps those who may be struggling to pay for essentials like housing, utilities and food.
- Operation Holiday Program
- Operation Holiday Program provides $200 for holiday meals plus $300 per dependent child for eligible veterans this holiday season.
- For veterans in crisis
- Veterans in crisis should call 988, then press 1 for immediate and confidential assistance, or text 838255 or chat online with a responder who is ready to help.
- Rep. O’Brien’s office
- Hoosier veterans and their families can always contact Rep. O’Brien’s office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 317-232-9600 for assistance or help navigating state government resources.
O’Brien says, “Thank you to all veterans who have protected this great state and country.”