Resources for Transitioning from Active Duty to Civilian Life

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Social Gatherings for Vets, moderate financial help (ex. Store Gift Card), and moderate crisis intervention. Serves: Veterans, Military...

Able Forces - Executive Level Jobs

Job Leads & Job Preparation for OEF/OIF veterans.

Air Warrior Courage Foundation

Financial assistance for medical, educational, and other extraordinary expenses not covered by other military, veterans’, or charitable...

America's Heroes at Work

Website with tips on job search for Veterans and Transitioning Military

American Corporate Partners

Website providing employment mentorship for Post 9/11 veterans and their unmarried surviving spouses.

Army Career and Alumni Program (ACAP) - Austin

Resume Transition and Job search assistance for Transitioning Military,.

Boots to Business

Entrepreneurial training for Active and transitioning military and military spouses

Career and Recovery Resources, Inc.

Housing assistance and vocational training for homeless Veterans & their families & those at risk of homelessness.

Career Gear: Houston

Free business clothes for male veterans -Houston area.

Career Gear: San Antonio

Free business clothes for male veterans- San Antonio area.


Resume and employment website, MOS/MOC to resume help.

Caritas of Austin

Homeless veteran help with rehousing, jobs, & food.

Centurion Military Alliance

Provides individual resume writing at seminars across the state.

Compassionate Touch

Access through your hospital's social worker. Emergency funding for hotels/food/parking. Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, & Central...

Connected Warrior Foundation

Free Nexus 7 or Kindle Fire for certain disabled veterans. Sailing and hiking retreats.

Corporate America Supports You (CASY)

Individualized, one-on-one job search help.

Corporate Gray

Helps corporate America translate military experience into careers.

Discounted or Free CHL for Vets

Free or discounted Concealed Handgun License to active duty, recently discharged, and veterans.

Gallant Few

Military transition, peer groups, vocational training

Goodwill - Heights Programs and Services Job Connection

Goodwill works with the Fund for Veterans Assistance to bring job search help to veterans

Goodwill - Killeen Learning Center

Computer center for job searches, also classes on the basics of computer usage and Microsoft Office usage.

Goodwill - San Jacinto Job Connection

Help for transitioning and homeless veterans. Create an action plan for housing and job search, help to implement it.

Goodwill - Veterans Outreach and Employment Services

Job search help and emergency funds, also homelessness help

Goodwill Houston

Veteran & vet spouse job services- corporate & standard, resume help, job seeking help Vet services- homelessness help (single...

Goodwill Industries of Central Texas

Job rehabilitation and placement, Operation Good Jobs program for veterans. Help for Heroes and Families provides rent assistance, job...

Goodwill West Texas

Job opportunities for those with barriers to employment.

Green Beret Foundation

Family support for Green Beret/Special Forces who are wounded or ill. Caregiver support. Scholarships: for Special Forces veteran...

Heart of Texas Veterans One Stop

Waco One-Stop- peer counseling, homeless services, job services, and so much more!

Helmets to Hardhats

Employment transition for military to employment & professional apprenticeships

Help Our Wounded (HOW)

Information and referral to families of recovering wounded military

Hero Miles - Fund a Flight

Donate: Your miles to help military and veterans who need transport for medical assistance Find help getting a flight to a military or...

Heroes in Action

Employment transition for injured military and veterans, equipment for first responders

Hire a Hero

Professional social networking for the employment of military and veterans

Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)

Serves Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans, provides social gatherings, Legislation & Policy Advocacy, and Military Transition services...

IVMF - Institute for Veterans and Military Families

Entrepreneurial training and Military Transition for Veterans, Veteran Spouses, Women Veterans and Disabled Veterans.

Lone Star Veterans Association

Active social group in Houston with events across Texas. Also has peer counseling and caregiver support group.

Merivis Foundation

4 week Salesforce’s VetForce training for Vets, help with SalesForce jobs for vets

Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA)

Microsoft provides transitioning service members and veterans of the U.S. military free training in a number of Microsoft certifications...

Military & Family Life Consultant (MFLC)

Confidential, no records kept and Free consulting on family life issues such as anxiety, stress, sadness, deployment issues, grief/loss...

Military Veterans Employment Network

Job mentoring for veterans.

Military Warriors Support Foundation

Occupational skills planning, and job listings

National Amputee Boxing Association

Boxing for amputees, currently in San Antonio

National Veterans' Training Institute

Technical tradeskills training for veterans

Operation Family Caregiver

Support, training and coaching for military caregivers. 

Operation Home Front

Emergency funds for OEF/OIF military families and families of veterans, needs must be directly due to post 9/11/ service. Emergency...

Operation Homefront of Texas

Emergency funds for OEF/OIF military families and families of veterans, needs must be directly due to post 9/11/ service. Energency...

Operation Resilient Families

Support and counseling for military transition


For Profit Military Transition resume help and coaching agency.

SER - Jobs for Progress

In-depth, personalized Job training for transitioning veterans

Soldier & Family Assistance Center (SFAC)

For active military, wounded warriors, transitioning military and their family. Counseling, family counseling, financial counseling