Support for Veterans, Military Personnel, and their Families

Other Resources

  • US Department of Veteran Affairs – Veterans Benefits
    • Benefits: 1-800-827-1000
    • Health Care: 1-877-222-VETS (8387)
    • VA Inspector General: 1-800-488-8244
    • Educational Benefits - 888-GIBILL-1 (888-442-4551). Call between 7am-7pm Central Time, Monday-Friday. Call Us From Overseas, 001-716-857-3196 or 001-716-857-3197. Students and School Certifying Officials calling from outside the United States can contact us by phone during business hours, 8am-4pm Eastern Time (GMT - 5) Monday - Friday. Once connected, enter option 1 to be placed in a special priority queue. This is not a toll-free number, but the caller will be routed to the next available customer service representative for priority service.
    • VA GI Bill Feedback System
  • The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.
  • US Department of Veteran Affairs (Memphis area)
    Monday-Friday 7:45am-4:15pm
    (901) 577-7221 or 800-636-8262 ext. 7221
    All other times:
    877-291-5311
  • Memphis VA Medical Center
    1030 Jefferson Avenue
    Memphis, TN 38104
    (901) 523-8990
  • Tennessee Department of Veteran Affairs
    312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue
    Nashville, TN 37243
    (615) 741-2931
    TN.Veterans@tn.gov
  • Shelby County Veterans Association Office
    Joseph D. Kyles
    2670 Union Ave Ext., 5th Floor
    Memphis, TN 38112
    Phone: (901) 222-4237 or (901) 545-4304
    Email: Joseph.Kyles@shelbycountytn.gov