211 Brevard is a private, not-for-profit organization serving Brevard County, Florida. Whether you want to find help or give help, dialing 2-1-1 is the best way to get connected in Brevard County. With 2-1-1, help is just a phone call away.
2-1-1 Brevard provides information & assistance in times of emotional, financial & community crisis.
The National Resource Directory (NRD) is a website for wounded, ill and injured Service Members, Veterans, their families and those who support them.
It provides access to services and resources at the national, state and local levels to support recovery, rehabilitation and community reintegration. Visitors can find information on a variety of topics including benefits & compensation, education & training, employment, family & caregiver support, health, homeless assistance, housing, transportation & travel and other services & resources.
Gov. Charlie Crist and other state leaders September 9, 2010 announced the creation of Employ Florida Vets. The site provides easier access to job postings already on the state's employment site and helps veterans find jobs that match the skills they learned in the military
Locations and Numbers:
South: 5275 Babcock Street NE, Suite 8b, Palm Bay 321-394-0701
Central: 801 Dixon Blvd. Suite 1100, Cocoa 321-394-0702
North: 1311 N Hwy US1, N. Earl Jones Bldg 1,Suite 141 , Titusville 321-394-0703
Glenn Mcguffie , Viera Government Center, Building B (1st Floor)
South Area toll free: 952-4700 Ext:2012
"#1 Online Job Application Form Resource Site
Find Printable Applications, Apply Online for Full-time Employment, Part-time Vacancies, Seasonal or Holiday Work Now!"
This website has a ton of resources for veterans searching for careers in a variety of government, defense, and private sector agencies. CLICK HERE to find out more.
A little known fact is that no other agency in the world employs more mental health specialists or conducts more research on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder than the Department of Veterans Affairs. This website www.mentalhealth.va.gov is one of the best resources for information regarding anything to do with mental fitness that we have found. Items included are PTSD (including an anonymous self screening tool), vet homelessness, substance abuse, returning war veterans help, etc...
Also, for each category there are descriptions of services the VA and their partner organziations offer. There are too many resources on this site to fit on our website page so please check this out for yourself, a family member, veteran or non veteran.
If you are a Veteran who is homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, you can contact the National VA Call Center at 1-877-424-3838, or contact VA online through the Homeless Veterans Chat service.
Click the following link to view the Suicide Prevention Lifeline, Veterans site:
Click the following link to view the VA's Homeless Veteran Suicide Prevention site:
The Veterans Crisis Line is a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) resource that connects Veterans and Service members in crisis and their families and friends with information and qualified, caring VA responders through a confidential, toll-free hotline, online chat, and text messaging service.
Veterans and their families and friends are encouraged to call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online at VeteransCrisisLine.net/Chat, or text to 838255 to speak with qualified VA professionals. In addition to the online chat, Veterans Crisis Line has multiple resources for Veterans and their families and friends, including:
Make the Connection
Department of Defense
Department of Veterans Affairs
Florida Department of VA
Health Care Eligibility
Veterans Employment and Training
Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment
National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
National Coalition for the Homeless
Hire Vets First (Employment)
Disabled American Veterans
Veterans of Foreign Wars
GI Bill Information
hirevetsfirst.gov (This site is suspended & no longer accessible.)
VA Suicide Hotline:
Visit our get involved page, fill out the form, and add details of your request in the comment section.
We will get back to you as soon as we can.
You can also call us toll free at 888-787-NVHS.