01 Sep '17, 5pm

We have resources available to help. Let’s all #BeThere for our #veterans. https://t.co/KmctVZA5Rp

We have resources available to help. Let’s all #BeThere for our #veterans. https://t.co/KmctVZA5Rp

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and The American Legion is helping to raise awareness about the mental health resources that are available to support veterans and servicemembers in crisis. The Legion's brochure, "Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: A guide to identification and getting help," lists symptoms of PTSD, how it impacts the family, how to get help, how to file a claim with a service officer, and other resources available for support. Download the brochure for free here . A crisis line is available for veterans and their loved ones to connect with Department of Veterans Affairs responders, 24 hours a day and seven days a week. Contact the VA’s Crisis Hotline by: Calling toll-free at (800) 273-8255 and then press 1 Texting the number 838255 Chatting online at www.veteranscrisisline.net/chat The VA also wants to spread the message about suicide...

Full article: https://www.legion.org/suicideprevention/239057/september...

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