Resources for Illinois Veterans and their familiesThe following resources can help you and your family with everything from educational assistance and child care services to covering the basic necessities of life such as finding shelter and putting food on the table. Check back often as new resources are always being added.
- State of Illinois
- Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs
- National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
- National Institutes of Health Traumatic Brain Injury
- Brain Injury Association of Illinois
- Illinois Joining Forces
Confidential help is available
You're not alone. We're here to help. The Illinois Warrior Assistance Program is a free program for returning Veterans. Confidential assistance is available M-F, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. CT. You can also ask a specialist. Call now – 866-554-IWAP (4927). If this is after hours and you are having thoughts of harming yourself or others, or are functionally impaired, please call the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1.