Thank-A-Vet
FOR OUR FREEDOM
Assisting Veterans and Their Families;  
One 'Thank You' at a Time

Thank-A-Vet is a non-profit organization that Generates Funds, SOCKS and Goods for Veterans and their Families by providing Opportunities to show Gratitude to the Nations He-roes and She-roes who have DEFENDED OUR FREEDOM

Contact Us at:
thankourveterans@gmail.com
PO Box 36617
Philadelphi, PA 19107


Resources for Veterans

Veteran Resources

Veteran Crisis Hotline 
1-800-273-8255  then press 1
txt to 838255


National Call Center for Homeless Veterans
1-877-424-3838 (1-877-4AID- VET)



Buchman Meadows-
 42 unit apartment building, one/ two room apartments, all Veterans/ families, rent on sliding scale.  
* Must have an honorable discharge
* Download your rental application:
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Veteran Owned---------  www.delawarerivertubing.com

Delaware River Tubing, Inc. | DelawareRiverTubing.com | 908-996-5386

"Spend a day floating down the Delaware River in a tube, raft, canoe, or kayak. A FREE BBQ meal is included with each rental halfway on the trip at "The Famous River Hot Dog Man." Enjoy your lunch next to a beautiful private island with picnic tables in the water. This is a great way to 'Spend a day, not a fortune'."





Michael Strange Foundation
Voices for Fallen Heroes

http://www.michaelstrangefoundation.org/

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Vets Journey Home
Weekend Retreats for Veterans
www.vetsjourneyhome.org
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Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Information

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Wounded Warrior Project
www.woundedwarriorproject.org
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Every Saturday 2-4 Eastern time, Welcome Home Veterans Radio with Joe Griffies on WIBG, 1020 AM

Every Saturday, Derick Glenn and 'Celebrating Our Veterans' airs on 92.1WVLT
call in to say 'Thanks'
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Veteran Tickets Foundation
http://www.vettix.org/
Go to Games, Concerts, Events
at least 57,000 tickets given out to Veterans
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Menz Fit- suits for Veterans
1831 Chestnut Street, Suite 501
Philadelphia, PA 19103
www.menzfit.org
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Liberty Bell Bicycles
1901 South 13th St., Philly
215-334-9100
http://libertybellbicycles.com/
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Philadlphia Canoe Club
4900 Ridge Ave., Philly 19128
215-487-9674
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Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network
www.gpvn.org
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JK Development Center
3 week Nurse Aide Training and Job Search Assitance
Call for class registration 215-909-2918

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Veterans living in Philadelphia Housing Authority can get a
FREE Notebook when you attend 2, 8 hour computer training course.  Call
215-684-1016
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Crossroads Hospice, Veteran Recognition Program
Quality and Respectful End of Life Care
www.crossroadshospice.com
1-888-603-6673
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Hiring for Veteran Liason Job (volunteers of America)
12.98$-15.98$/ pr hour
http://jobview.monster.com/getjob.aspx?jobid=113658409&WT.mc_n=Indeed_US&from=indeed
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Military One Click- job site for Veterans and spouses

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Veterans and Mesothelioma due to Asbestos Exposure

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Silver Bay Car Wash and Express Lube
Contact Army Veteran Vince Galati and walk his two Veteran Halls of Fame
1784 Hooper Ave., Toms River, NJ 08753

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Helmets to Hardhats

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Medical Battalion Training Site
Gap, PA
NGPAmbts_ops@ng.army.mil
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VA Transportation Network Foundation
Providing free transportation to VA's for Veterans


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Veteran Resource List


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Veteran Resource Center- Whidbey Island

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Philadelphia VA Medical Center
3900 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia , PA 19104
215-823-5800 | 800-949-1001
http://www.philadelphia.va.gov/
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Invisible Wounds of War


PTSD- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder


PTSD - Mayo Clinic


Managing Stress - Mayo Clinic


Helping A Loved One with PTSD
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/post-traumatic-stress/AN02079

TBI- Traumatic Brain Injury
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/traumatic-brain-injury/DS00552

Depression
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/depression/DS00175

Treatment Resistant Depression
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/treatment-resistant-depression/DN00016

Anxiety
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/anxiety/DS01187

Chemical Dependency
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/drug-addiction/DS00183

Alcoholism
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/alcoholism/DS00340

Gambling
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/compulsive-gambling/DS00443



Veteran Food Options:

Feed Our Vets
http://www.feedourvets.org/index/home


Veteran Housing Options:

HUD- for Veterans
http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/comm_planning/veteran_information

Homes For Our Troops
http://www.homesforourtroops.org/site/PageServer


Buchman Meadows- 484-841-6646
1000 Meadow Lane, Chester, PA 19013

http://www.delcotimes.com/articles/2010/11/06/news/doc4cd4ce3aaa6d7614887041.txt?viewmode=default

Comfort House
http://vetscomforthouse.org/

Impact Services
http://www.impactservices.org/vet_services/index.php

LZII

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