Project Amistad

The Amistad For Veterans Project (AFVP) provides a variety of services for U.S. military veterans in El Paso county. All services are provided to veterans regardless time in service, or discharge status. 


  • Counseling- PTSD/TBI, both counselling for veterans, family and conjoined. Licensed Professional Counselor, Licenced Chemical Dependency Counselor. Each veteran is offered 4-6 individual sessions & 2-4m family sessions.
  • Employment & Job Placement- job search and assistance. Resume writting and mock interviews, and resource coaches. 
  • Many Services for Homeless Veterans.
  • Transportation


Career Phase:
  • No Requirement
Discharges Allowed:
  • No Minimum Discharge
Military Branch:
  • No Requirement
Programs for Family Members:
Service Counties:
  • El Paso
  • Hudspeth
  • Brewster
  • Culberson
  • Jeff Davis
  • Presidio
Services Category:
  • Basic - Emergency Funds
  • Employ - One-on-One Job Search Help
  • Housing - Homeless Specific
  • MH - PTSD
  • MH - TBI
  • MH - Substance Abuse and Therapy
VA Disability Rating Requirement:
  • No Disability Requirement
Vet Plus:
  • No Requirement