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June is PTSD Awareness Month

If you are considering PTSD treatment, VA can help you understand your options. Explore treatment resources.

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World No Tobacco Day

The time is right — it’s never too late to stop using tobacco. Your health begins to improve just 20 minutes after you quit.

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Mental Health Appointments

Keep your current mental health appointments. VA offers video and phone telemental health options.

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VA has a variety of mental health resources, information, treatment options, and more — all accessible to Veterans, Veterans’ supporters, and the general public. Explore the pages below to learn more about a specific mental health topic or to find information specifically tailored to your needs.

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VA provides support for a variety of mental health conditions and other challenges. Each of these pages includes resources, information on treatment options, and more.

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Browse our catalog of resources for specific types of Veterans and civilians.

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Veterans Share Stories of Support

Telehealth Therapy

For Daniel, Don, and Jennifer, convenient video counseling made it easier to put their health first. Learn how VA telehealth services helped these Veterans connect with their treatment providers. View More Stories On Make the Connection

Firearm Safety

VA encourages Veterans, Service members, and their families to make sure guns are safely secured, especially in times of crisis. Read more about Lethal Means

Mental Health Updates

Explore the latest mental health news, resources, and real-life stories of mental health recovery.

Community-Based Coalitions

VA is now working with 1,000+ community-based coalitions to end Veteran suicide.

VA Health Care

Studies show VA health care is better than or equal to non-VA health care.

VA Waives Copayments for Eligible Veterans

Eligible American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans are no longer required to make copayments for health care and urgent care received through VA.

SSG Fox Suicide Prevention

VA to award $52.5 million in grants to local organizations working to prevent Veteran suicide through the SSG Fox Suicide Prevention Program.

COMPACT Act Eligibility

Find out if you are eligible for emergency treatment during an acute suicidal crisis and follow-on care through the COMPACT Act.

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