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If you need assistance, or just want to have someone who will listen and understand what you are going through as a Vietnam Veteran; then, e-mail these volunteer veterans below.  All of them are combat veterans of the Vietnam War; each has gone through their own readjustment period.  Now, they wish to help their brother veterans "come home" again.  They offer no doctrines, only heart felt advice and an understanding that can only come from those who have been there.

We offer this service for free.  We are not professionals and this should not be substituted for that need.  But, for those who need to reach out, we are here for you.  Choose whomever you wish to e-mail.  By following the linked names below you will find a short bio and e-mail address for each of our support network members.   Your message will be responded to.  We ask nothing in return from you.   You will never be asked for any donations or to join any organizations.  You have already paid your dues by being a Veteran!  You are our brothers and we are here for you. 

Volunteer To Be A Support Network Member

The Veterans In Need Of Assistance (VINOA) Forum

Vets Helping Vets

 Reference Book for applying for PTSD Disability
Military Veterans Reference Manual  
This is a reference manual for military veterans as well as for medical and professional Service Representatives seeking information on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and how to apply for a disability relating to PTSD. Sources for research and blank application forms are provided, as well as a comprehensive personal worksheet. In addition, the disability process is explained in detail. Instructions on how to submit a “stress letter” are included, and a separate section is provided dealing with current medications and treatment methods.

 PTSD Alliance

Greg Helle

Viet Nam, 100% disabled with PTSD History of anger, drugs, alcohol, suicidal ideation

   U.S. Army, Vietnam 4/69-12/70



877-476-3710 Toll Free 
 If not home, leave a message.  Greg or
Don Avey will get back to you.

      Don Avey
 U.S. Air force - Vietnam

   100% PTSD




The following are volunteers who are willing to talk to you and give you help.  These volunteers are not professionals.   We are not medical doctors, lawyers, or psychiatric professionals.  We cannot diagnose but we can help provide insight to your situation, befriend you, and if possible help find professional help in your area.   Most volunteers have experienced the same or similar traumas to yours.   We are here to help.   However, we can not guarantee anything other than compassion.

When you seek help is when you stop being a victim and become victimized.


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Non-Veteran Assistance 

For Widows of the Vietnam War

For Families of MIAs

Wives of Vets Support


Chaplain Greg Helle
Author, Vietnam veteran and PTSD survivor 




Rev. Dorothy Mackey:  Executive Director of STAAAMP (Suvivors Take Action Against Abuse by Military Personnel).


Rev. Bill McDonald


800-656-HOPE Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)

National Suicide Hotline 1-800-784-2433 (http://suicidehotlines.com/)

If this is a medical/or mental emergency or if you are in danger - call 911



Available Support Network Members:

Ian Findlay

John Tompkins


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