Resources for our students.
Benefits of the Yellow Ribbon Program
A brief summary detailing the benefits, opportunities, and eligibility of the yellow ribbon program for veterans.
Factors to Consider When Choosing a School
A step by step approach regarding the steps of choosing a college and answering questions, such as transfer credit, military credit, GI benefits, etc.
The Army Scholarship Foundation
A veteran based website that runs scholarship opportunities found within the community to help veterans pursuing a college education.
Military.com Scholarship Finder
This is a direct link to the military scholarship finder page which will able those searching for scholarships to easily categorize their eligibility without hassle.
Erie County Veterans Service Agency
The Erie County Veterans Service Agency is dedicated to helping secure job positions for veterans within the WNY area.
We Hire Heroes
A veteran owned and operated network that works to secure local jobs within the Buffalo job network for veteran friendly employment.
Robert Half Veterans Jobs
A local veteran community based service, providing career resources and opportunities for local veterans with the Buffalo, NY area and nationally.
Helmets to Hardhats
A national non-profit program built to help veterans assimilate back into everyday life by helping secure a quality career in the construction industry.
A complete rundown of PTSD. Also details the effects and treatments involved with the disorder.
National Center for PTSD
This link explores the treatments available for those living with PTSD and national programs found within the nation.
Guide to VA Mental Health Services
A brief guide to veterans and families of veterans in the form of a handbook detailing the benefits of VA Health Care and the opportunities that come along with it.
WNY Heroes Veteran Resources
WNY heroes is a local group that provides veterans with access to veteran related programs, such as support groups, outreach centers, education information, job postings, and scholarship opportunities.
Women Veterans Program
General Information on services advertised towards women veterans, with links to employment, benefits, education, amongst other categories.
Buffalo, NY VFW Post 12097 Female Started VFW Post
An independent organization, in local Buffalo, created by women veterans dedicated to helping out the families of fallen or disabled female veterans, and provides additional services in order to lighten daily activity amongst this group.
Strategies for Serving Our Women Veterans
A brief summary of the mission of the Department of Veteran Affairs (Women Veterans Task Force), which outlines programs, benefits, and contact information for the general public.
Health Care Services for Women Veterans
A direct link to the health care programs at the Veteran’s Hospital; detailing some of the services provided such as maternity care, sexual trauma counseling, and a full range of cancer treatment, etc.
Health Effects of Military Service on Women Veterans
Explains the health effects acquired by women through military services, including statistics, summaries, evidence, and benefits for female veterans.
- Erie County Thank A Vet Program
- Niagara County Thank A Vet Program
- National home improvement: Lowes and Home Depot offer a 10% discount
- Local Sports: The Buffalo Sabres and Buffalo Bills stores offer 10% discounts to veterans and military personnel.
- Paula's Donuts: Offers 20% off to Veterans with ID