This is a new program with the VA. It is called Mission Act. It is replacing the choice program.
If you have not received your welcome kit that provides a broad overview of the services VA can offer you, email the VA at MISSIONActHamton@VA.gov.
Shipmates, please remember that there is a walk- in group designed to assist Veteran’s with a number of issues for which they are trying to cope. It meets at 1300 for one hour. Anxiety, Depression, Social issues, Communication problems, and employment. The Address is 1907 South Military Highway (Suite B) Chesapeake, VA 23320.
DAV driver is 728-3148
VA patient Advocate 757-722-9961
Veterans crisis line 1-800-272-8255 press 1 or text 838255
VA tele-a-nurse 722-9961 opt 3
Other useful numbers:
Tricare.mil Humana East Region
Select & Prime 1-800-444-5445
Tricare for Life 1-866-773-0404
VA Medical Center, Hampton
VA Homeless hotline 877-424-3838
VA Volunteer 757-728-3124
Navy/Marine Relief Society visiting Nurse 703-696-0032
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