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Online resource guide

General health resources

National Institutes of Health
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the nation's medical research agency.

Local health department directory
Access local, county and state health department information

Wounded Warrior resources
Resource sites available to the returning warriors and their families offering support and guidance through the maze of benefits and services available.
Resources on a wide range of health topics selected from over 1,600 government and non-profit organizations to bring you the best, most reliable health information on the Internet.

Turbo Tap
Transition assistance resources with state transition assistance advisor contact information.

Military OneSource
Military OneSource is a free service provided by the Department of Defense to service members and their families to help with a broad range of concerns including money management, spouse employment and education, parenting and child care, relocation, deployment, reunion, and the particular concerns of families with special-needs members.

Behavioral health

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Online support group

Domestic violence
Aid and resources for abusive relationships
Domestic violence resources categorized by state.

Hotline numbers
Hotline numbers
Useful behavioral health and substance use national hotline numbers

Substance abuse
Drug rehabilitation services
A drug rehabilitation, addiction treatment center help line and referral service searchable by state.

National Substance Abuse Index
A centralized, comprehensive, and easy-to-use directory for the full spectrum of resources related to dealing with alcoholism and drug addiction.

Rethinking Drinking
For anyone who drinks, this site offers valuable, research-based information.

State suicide hotlines
Locate suicide hotlines categorized by state.

Support groups
Support groups
Locate support groups by meeting type, city or state.

Clinical trials

Clinical trials
Registry and database of federally and privately supported clinical trials.

Search for clinical trials by medical condition, therapeutic area and location.

Disabilities and assistive technologies

Disability resources on the internet
Access disability related material by subject or state

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities
A child disabilities central information source searchable by state, national organization or topic.


Schools, colleges and libraries search
Search for schools, colleges and libraries by state, city, zip code or name.

Military Tuition Assistance
Access service tuition assistance programs.


Career OneStop
Search by state to find the job bank that offers help finding and keeping employment.

Civilian Expeditionary Workforce
View DoD civilian employment opportunities searchable by career field

Doing business with the DoD
Guides on marketing to the DoD, government contracting basics and subcontracting fundamentals

U. S. Chamber of Commerce hiring fairs
Locate hiring fairs for veterans by state and date.

USA Jobs
USAJOBS is the Federal Government's official one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information.

Family life

United Way information and referral search
Local United Way and community service agency locator by zip code.

DoD Military Installation Resources
Locate specific programs and services available to active duty, guard and reserve service and family members searchable by program, installation or zip code.

Absentee voting
Federal Voting Assistance Program
Voting help for uniformed service members, their families and citizens outside the U.S.

Adoption service for adopting families and parents as well as services for pregnant women and birth mothers

Child care
National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies
NACCRRA is working with the U.S. Military Services to help those who serve in the military find and afford child care that suits their unique needs.

ChildCare Aware
Locate child care resource and referral information searchable by zip code.

Any Baby Can
Specific to families that have a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder, providing parent education, training, counseling services at no cost to the family. Program serves the majority of South Texas.

Joining Forces
Find certified fitness professionals in your area who have pledged to offer fitness training services.

National Hunger Clearinghouse and Hotline
Call 1-866-348-6479 or 1-877-842-6273 (Spanish) if you need food today.

Food and nutrition state agencies
Safeguarding the health of low-income women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutrition risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets and information on healthy eating.

Prescription drug programs
Rx Assist
RxAssist is a nationally recognized, web-based medication assistance resource center.

Smoking cessation
Smoke Free
Intended to help you or someone you care about quit smoking.

Quit tobacco—Make everyone proud

Home health care/Long term care

Home Care and Hospice Agency Locator
The Home Care and Hospice Agency Locator contains the most comprehensive database of more than 20,000 home care and hospice agencies. Use this resource to find agencies in any particular area of the country.

Hospice Directory
Hospice care offers comfort, compassion, and dignity to those with life-limiting illness. This directory is searchable by city and/or state.

Medicare Nursing Home Comparison
Users can search assisted living, long term care and nursing home by name, city, county or zip code and compare data from two or more homes.

Today's Caregiver
View support groups and other resources by state.


National Council of State Housing Agencies
Locate home finance agencies and organizations by state that can help you with your housing finance questions and concerns.


Reference information for DoD Service members/Civilians who are moving, for PPSOs, and for TSPs.

Moving and Relocation
Information you need to know to plan a successful move can be found using the tools on this page.

Automated Housing Referral Network
Sponsored by the Department of Defense, this site is designed to improve the process of securing available housing for relocating military members and their families.


Lawyer Referral Directory
Select a state to view information about regional lawyer referral programs.