Karl missed the camaraderie of the Army and started having problems with alcohol and drugs, including heroin. After a stint in prison, he went to VA for substance use and mental health treatment. With treatment, Karl has achieved stability and sobriety. He hopes his story will bring hope to other Veterans.
No matter what you may be experiencing, there is support for getting your life on a better track. Many, many Veterans have found the strength to reach out and make the connection.Locate VA Resources
An online source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.Locate SAMHSA Resources
The NRD links to services and resources that support Service members, Veterans, families and caregivers.Locate NRD Resources