VETS4WARRIORS - 1-855-838-8255 (1-855-VET-TALK) is a 24 hour, 7 days a week helpline provided by the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey – University Behavioral HealthCare (UBHC) in collaboration with Fort Hood command staff. The helpline offers peer counseling and support, telephone assessments, referrals, and assistance to family members. The helpline provides soldiers and their families with access to a comprehensive support network of mental health professionals who specialize in issues specific to the military population's needs.

Call 1-855-838-8255 and speak to someone who understands and can help. Don’t suffer in silence. You’re not alone anytime, anywhere. In addition to being able to reach a VETS4WARRIORS Peer Support Counselor via phone (855-838-8255) we offer web-based peer support as well. Live Chat (One-on-One Text Conversation)

Live Chat enables you to communicate one-on-one with a VETS4WARRIORS Peer Support Counselor who knows what it’s like to be a veteran/military family member. You get the benefit of a private conversation that is between only you and our peer counselor. You can also control your anonymity via your user profile.


Career Phase:
Discharges Allowed:
Military Branch:
Programs for Family Members:
Service Counties:
  • Virtual - Online Only
Services Category:
  • MH - Counseling
  • MH - MST
  • MH - PTSD
  • MH - TBI
  • MH - Peer Support
VA Disability Rating Requirement:
Vet Plus: