Veteran Higher Education Resources Office Community; Helping a Vet

Community Programs and Organizations

American Legion Post 111

     The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic, war-time veterans organization, devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is a not-for-profit community-service organization which now numbers nearly 3 million members, men and women, in nearly 15,000 American Legion posts worldwide. Click to learn more.

Veterans of Foreign Wars

     The Veterans of Foreign Wars has a rich tradition in enhancing the lives of millions through it's community service programs and special projects. From providing free phone cards to our nations active duty military personnel to raising money for the World War II memorial, the VFW is there," honoring the dead by helping the living." Click to learn more.

Edmonds Military Affairs Council

     The Edmond Chamber’s Military Affairs Council works to support the 3rd Combat Communications Group at Tinker AFB, Edmond North High School ROTC and the 89th National Guard Division based in Edmond. Click to learn more.

Oklahoma City Vet Center

     We are the people in VA who welcome home war veterans with honor by providing quality readjustment counseling in a caring manner. Vet Centers understand and appreciate Veterans’ war experiences while assisting them and their family members toward a successful post-war adjustment in or near their community. Click to learn more.

1024 NW 47th St. Ste. B
Oklahoma City, Ok 73118
Phone: (405) 270-5184
Fax: (405) 270-5125

Oklahoma Department of Veteran Affairs

     The mission of the Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs is to ensure all Oklahoma veterans and their families receive all benefits to which they may be entitled and provide excellent health services and long-term skilled care in residential environment to all qualified wartime veterans residing in the state. Click to learn more.

Oklahoma Employment Security Commission

     As Veterans serving Veterans, our mission is to insure Veterans Priority of Services throughout OESC, along with offering our Veterans and the transitioning service members with the proper resources and services to succeed in the 21st Century workforce. We pledge our utmost to protect their employment rights, maximize their employment opportunities, and meet the labor market demands with qualified veteran employees. Click to learn more.

Veterans Entrepreneurship Program - OSU

      The Veterans With Disabilities Entrepreneurship Program (VEP) offers cutting edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to soldiers, sailors, airmen, members of the coast guard, and marines disabled as a result of their service. The intent of the VEP is to open the door to entrepreneurial opportunity and small business ownership to you, by developing your competencies in the many steps and activities associated with creating and sustaining an entrepreneurial venture, and also by helping you coordinate your efforts with programs and services for veterans and others with disabilities. Click to learn more.

Oklahoma City VA Medical Center

      The Oklahoma City VAMC is a tertiary care facility, classified as a Clinical Referral Level III facility (VA complexity level rating of 1b). The Oklahoma City VAMC is a teaching hospital, providing a full range of patient care services, with state-of-the-art technology as well as education and research.  Comprehensive health care is provided through primary care, tertiary care, and long-term care in areas of medicine, surgery, psychiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, dentistry, geriatrics, and extended care. Click to learn more.

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