Networking and Mentoring for Veterans


Mentoring and Counseling

  • Counseling and Advising Services at JCCC - counselors are available to assist with personal and academic issues and help you to find solutions.
  • American Corporate Partners (ACP) - helps veterans achieve career goals through a free national mentorship program and is a proud partner of the Student Veterans of America (SVA). Hundreds of student veterans have already taken advantage of these opportunities with great success — check out some of their stories on ACP’s website.
  • Coaching into Care - a free and confidential coaching service to help callers discover new ways to talk with a Veteran in their life about their concerns and about treatment options.
  • RezVets - offers mentoring and counseling services to past and present military members and their dependent family members. Mentors are trained and certified for one-on-one and group meetings. Counseling services are with professional counselors in the community and cost only a $10 co-pay or they are free if finances are an issue.
  • VetCenter - Vet Centers guide Veterans and their families through many of the major adjustments in lifestyle that often occur after a Veteran returns from combat. Services for a Veteran may include individual and group counseling in areas such as Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), alcohol and drug assessment, and suicide prevention referrals. All services are free of cost and are strictly confidential.

Connect with Other Veteran and Military Resources

  • KanVet provides direct access to State of Kansas veteran-specific resources and benefits without having to navigate multiple state agency websites.
  • Military OneSource is your central hub and go-to-place for the military community.
  • National Resource Directory connects wounded warriors, service members, veterans, their families and caregivers with those who support them.
  • Legal Connection: Military Matters, a program of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Foundation, strives to fill the gap in legal services available to veterans and active duty military personnel living in the Greater Kansas City metropolitan area.

Veterans Crisis Line

  • 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.