Tim served in the Marines under “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.” The pressure of hiding his identity led to stress, isolation, and heavy drinking. He knew he needed to seek help after relationship problems led to substance misuse. Now, Tim is living well as an openly gay Veteran.
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