800-273-8255 The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans (this includes military retirees) may use this service regardless of age, years of service, or era served.
NOTE: requests to NPRC for a copy of your service record can take up to 6 months to complete. If you are a veteran and need something sooner, try the benefits web site link above. Family can get a copy of veterans service records from NPRC.