Finding a new connection through spirituality
Veterans describe the impact that difficult experiences had on their spiritual and religious lives. Each person’s journey is unique, but there is a shared sense of hope in these Veterans’ true stories. Whether renewing their faith or finding a new spiritual path, Veterans are discovering ways to overcome challenges.
Check the VA on Spirituality page for complete descriptions and understand, with answers to questions like:
What is spirituality?
What spirituality-related issues should I keep an eye out for?
What can I do about spirituality issues?
Non-VA LOCAL HELP
Know A Vet? presents this information and these national resource directories, not as a recommendation of any specific service or provider, but as a starting point for your own research.
Please feel free to use the check sheets Before, During and After the Medical Appointment at https://www.knowavet.org/before-during-and-after-a-medical-appointment/and Choosing a Medical Service Provider, at https://www.knowavet.org/choosing-a-medical-service-provider/, to help you in your search for the best help for your individual circumstances.
In addition, there may be other federal, state and local government or private resources for your individual needs. A VSO counselor https://www.knowavet.org/office-of-vet-services/ may be able to help you find them.
While we strongly urge you to take advantage of all you have earned through your service, we understand there are many reasons why you may prefer non-VA service providers. Here are some places to start: