RESOURCES FOR MILITARY STUDENTS
We are here for our active duty service members, National Guardsmen or women, Reservists, and veterans. As you embark on this new journey into the entertainment industry, we want to make sure you always have access to support and resources tailored to your needs so you can focus on your studies.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Provides resources to help a veteran or service member in crisis. Call 988 to speak to someone.
Dial 988 then press 1. 24/7 confidential crisis support for Veterans and their loved ones.
National Sexual Assault Hotline. Free. Confidential. 24/7. Call 800.656.HOPE
Resources to fight hunger in the Los Angeles community.
Providing access to free nutritious food through food acquisition and distribution, and advocating for a strong food assistance network.
California’s food stamps (SNAP) program.
Helps provide access to professional development and scholarship opportunities.
Increases equity, access, and opportunities for veterans to participate in quality arts programming that is sensitive and responsive to their unique experiences.
Provides opportunities for veterans and service members to further their careers in the music industry, as well as providing educational opportunities.
Unites current and former members of the military working in film, television, media, gaming, music, and more.
Helps U.S. military members, veterans, and military spouses find new careers through personalized service and support.
Provides workforce readiness services.
A course that focuses on the development of interpersonal, intrapersonal, and intellectual character strengths as they relate to making a successful career transition from military service to the civilian workforce.
Emergency financial assistance.
Benefits and discounts for active duty personnel, retired military, veterans, guard, reservist, or family members.
Short and long-term emergency financial aid for disabled veterans who were injured while serving in Operation Enduring and Iraqi Freedom.
Financial assistance for all Veterans, Active Duty, Reserves and National Guard who are experiencing a financial setback due to the negative economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic
Financial help for disabled veterans who served in Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom, and Operation New Dawn.
Provides emotional and financial support to the caregivers of veterans.
Financial assistance for wounded veterans who are suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, military sexual trauma, and traumatic brain injuries.
Financial aid grants of up to $1,500 for military families who have run into unexpected financial difficulties as a result of deployment or other military-related activity or injury to assist with basic life needs.
Financial assistance for female combat veterans who are transitioning back to civilian life.
This program ensures that women who have gone through military training have the opportunity to benefit from a mentor who shares this common history, as well as, providing guidance to those who are pending commissioning in our Armed Forces.
Financial assistance for military and veteran families.
Assists in filing claims with VA free of charge.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Provides comfort, care and resources to all those grieving the death of a military loved one.
Connects America’s veterans to their community through physical and social activity.
Direct programs in mental health, career counseling, and long-term rehabilitative care.
Personalized and confidential community platform where Veterans help each other to discover issues and overcome challenges.
Confidential help for Veterans, service members, and their families at no cost in a non-medical setting.
Comprehensive support program including substance abuse, reintegration, money management, job placement, housing, mental health, military sexual trauma, Operation Welcome Home, and legal service.
Leading nonprofit charity that provides a lifetime of support for veterans of all generations and their families. Call Los Angeles office at 310.235.6472
The Weingart Center is a nonprofit agency that provides homeless individuals with the basic tools necessary to stabilize their lives, secure income, and find permanent housing.
Long-term care for California veterans who are aged or disabled and, under certain circumstances, to spouses and domestic partners of veterans.
Farm, home, mobile home, construction, home improvement and rehabilitation loans to honorably discharged veterans
Support services including meals, an employment and training program, legal and medical advice, and special services related to PTSD, substance abuse, and other challenges faced by veterans.
Provides rental assistance vouchers for privately owned housing to Veterans who are eligible for VA health care services and are experiencing homelessness.
A program that focuses on housing stability and sustainability, including employment training and placement, to prevent and reduce homelessness and to promote stable living.
STEP helps junior active duty enlisted members, recently discharged enlisted Veterans and their families facing financial crisis through counseling, education, and grants.
U.S.VETS is on a mission to end veteran homelessness in the United States through housing search, rent payment assistance and other support.
Grants for veteran homeowners living in Riverside, San Bernardino, South Orange County, and Los Angeles County.
Rental assistance to homeless veterans and their families in combination with case management and clinical services through the Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) of Greater Los Angeles.