If you or a Veteran you know are in an emotional crisis, Please contact the Veterans Crisis Hotline at 800-273-8255 and press 1 to talk confidentially with a Veteran crisis responder now. You may also contact the Crisis Line via their website at www.VeteransCrisisLine.net Both of these are 24/7 365 days a year. For more information or to speak with the Indianapolis VA Suicide Prevention Coordinator please call 317-988-3213 between 8am and 5pm Monday thru Friday. Or dial 2-1-1 here in the state of Indiana if you need any kind of assistance at all.
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*****INDIANA RANKS DEAD LAST IN TAKING CARE OF OUR VETERANS*****
Please go to our EVENTS page for more information about a meeting you will not want to miss on Oct 24, 2016. We will have a special speaker, Retired Army BG Jim Bauerle from the Military/Veterans Coalition of Indiana. He will tell us how our state legislature has dropped the ball when it comes to Veterans issues and has for YEARS. Yes, Indiana is ranked 51st out of 50 states including the District of Columbia. Learn how you can help to start turning this debacle around - look at our EVENTS page for more.....
Welcome to the Hamilton County Veterans website where Veterans are serving Veterans. If you or any Veteran or Family member have any Military, Veteran, benefits or compensation questions, issues, concerns,,,, we hope our website will assist you in finding your answers. Please look our site over. We are continually looking at all helpful Veteran links and will add those who are truly helpful for our Veterans. Remember, your first point of contact should always be your County Veteran Service Officer, see their page listed in the buttons to the left.
The Hamilton County Veterans (HCV) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization of Veterans Serving Veterans who are also proud members of our American Legions, VFWs and AMVETs here in Hamilton County. As members of these Veteran Service Organizations, we Hamilton County Veterans are committed to helping our Active Military, Veterans and their Families. We are always working on special projects which usually require your help and funds so that we may see them through. Plus, we send care packages to our Troops who are away from home as well as assisting their Families who are struggling to hold things together back here at home. So take a good look at our Events page and think about how you can help our Veterans. Any ideas please let us know. If you find a few extra dollars in your pocket, then PLEASE make a donation so that we may continue these important projects for our Heroes and their Families!! Tax ID # will be furnished upon receipt of your donation. Donations may be made through our Donation page/link.
If you are in the Military or a Veteran and reside in Hamilton County, go to our Membership page and sign up to become a member of the Hamilton County Veterans so you too may help. OR, come to one of our meetings to join. We hold our meetings on the last Monday of the month at the Hamilton East Public Library in Noblesville at 7 PM. The Library is located on Cumberland Rd just north of Hwy 32 at 1 Library Plz Noblesville, In. 46060.
HCV Mission Statement
To enhance the lives of our Military members, Veterans and family through assistance and by improving communications across all Veteran Service Organizations while providing information on veteran affairs, medical care, employment and educational services for our men and women who have served this great nation in uniform. We are - Veterans serving Veterans