Frequent Resources

Proof of Military Service

The official records of military service are needed to prove eligibility for many benefits and legal protections.  Veteran service records may be requested by the veteran or their "next of kin" or by an advocate/attorney on their behalf through the National Archives. Confirmation of current military service can be accomplished via the Department of Defense SCRA website.

Legal/Advocacy Services

U.S. Armed Forces Legal Assistance

Along with Stateside Legal this site provides general legal information to the military community.  The emphasis is on "enhancing readiness" for service.

U.S. Dept. of Justice Legal Resources for Service members

This DOJ website covers legal information and recent enforcement actions and FAQs related to  SCRA, USERRA and the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Ac.

ABA Homefront

This website provides a detailed listing by State of legal referral resources for military families, as well as information on how private attorneys can join the ABA's Military Pro Bono Project.

National Veterans Legal Services Program
This organization spearheads two major programs:  1) Training advocates to handle VA appeals, and 2) “Lawyers Serving Warriors” – providing pro bono support for initial VA claims.  They offer an array of high-quality reasonably-priced training materials for advocates.


EX-POSE is a national membership organization providing help to spouses regarding separation and divorce from active duty, reserve or retired military service members, including an attorney referral service.

GI Rights Helpline

Free, confidential, and accurate info on military regulations & practices for  service members, veterans, and their families, including discharge upgrades.

Justice for Vets

This clearinghouse website provides information and resources on veterans treatment courts around the United States, including a map listing those programs by State with contact information.  Click here for info about their 2013 national conference.

Safe Helpline

A confidential national helpline for military victims of sexual assault.

Service Members  Law Center

Designed for Reserve Component members, this site provides information about the basic laws related to the service member/ employer relationship and other civil rights and voting laws.

OutServe- SLDN

Advocacy for service members who are, or are perceived to be, lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender in order to ensure their equal treatment, benefits and opportunities.

Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program arranges for free attorneys for veterans (or their qualified family members) who have filed an appeal at the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.  

American Addiction Centers

Our Free Virtual Support Meetings allow individuals to join 12-step AA/NA meetings that are hosted weekly by a person in recovery.

State of Veteran Mental Health and Substance Abuse in America provides interesting infographics and statistics that relate to veterans alcohol consumption and social/emotional/physical issues.

Our Co-Occurring Disorder and Dual Diagnosis Treatment Guide discusses the relationship between mental health and substance abuse issues, the symptoms to look out for and finding the right treatment.

Veteran Drug & Alcohol Rehab gives statistics of U.S. veterans with substance addiction, how mental health and chronic pain affect addiction and additional support groups for veterans.

Our Rehab Centers in Denver directory helps individuals find a substance abuse treatment center in their local area. 

Our Rehab Centers in Colorado directory helps individuals wanting to find a treatment center in Colorado.