If you are looking for other services and organizations in addition to educational benefits, here are some sites that may be helpful.
Vet Center Program – www.vetcenter.va.gov – there is a Vet Center in Lewiston, ME. They provide a broad range of counseling, outreach and referral services to combat Veterans and their families.
Veterans Inc. – www.veteransinc.org – there is an office in Lewiston, ME. They assist veterans that are homeless or at risk of being homeless with housing, employment, and health services.
Maine Career Centers – www.mainecareercenter.com – there is an office in East Wilton, ME and all across the state. They offer services to veterans to find employment, write resumes and interview skills.
Maine Bureau of Veterans Services – www.maine.gov/veterans – helps you find answers to your questions about state and federal benefits you have earned for yourself and your family.
Veteran Crisis Hotline – 1-800-273-8255 – www.veteranscrisisline.net – confidential toll-free hotline to receive support 24 hours a day for veterans in crisis.
Togus – www.maine.va.gov – located in Augusta, ME – offers a variety of health services to meet the needs of all Veterans.
American Legion – www.legion.org – Location in Farmington, ME – 207-778-9371
VFW – www.vfw.org – Location in Farmington, ME – 207-293-2275; Jay, ME 207-897-5112
AMVETS – www.amvets.org – Location in Jay, ME – 207-897-3896