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Spinal Cord Injury Paralysis Resource Center

Military & Veterans Program (MVP)

MVP

The Reeve Foundation helps our service men and women, whether they are paralyzed through combat related, service related, or non-service related events.



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Paralysis Resource Guide

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Military & Veterans Program

The Reeve Foundation helps our service men and women, whether they are paralyzed through combat related, service related, or non-service related events.

MVP Quality of Life Grants

MVP has dedicated a minimum of $50k annually to fund military and veteran focused nonprofit organizations. Learn more.

Join the MVP Online Community

Sharing information about VA benefits, VA health care, veteran service organizations, and DoD and VA reports and studies. You'll also find some inspirational stories here.

Department of Defense (DOD) Resources

MVP

U.S. Department of Defense (DOD): Main page
DOD Warrior Care: Wounded Warrior and Transistion Issues
The Pentagon Channel: The online all military homepage
Military One Source: The 24/7 resource for military members, spouses and families
Military Homefront: Official military community and family policy
Family Matters Blog: American Forces Press Service - resources and support
Forms.gov: The go-to site for all your federal forms
Search DOD Jobs: USA Jobs main page
Military Pay: Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS)
Military Health System: Military Health System main page
DCoE: Defense Center of Excellence for Psychological Health & Traumatic Brain Injury
TRICARE: Military health insurance main page
Thrift Savings Plan: Military financial investment and planning

US Army

US Army: Main page
AKO/DKO: Army Knowledge Online & Defense Knowledge Online main page
Army One Source: The 24/7 resource for military members, spouses and families
Army Family Liason Office: The main page for the Army Family
Army Emergency Relief: AER is the Army's own emergency financial assistance organization and is dedicated to "Helping the Army Take Care of Its Own"
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS): America's front-line resource for all grieving the dealth of a loved one serving our country
Association of the U.S. Army Family Programs: Providing Army families with information and resources
Army Veteran: The main page for Army Veterans resources
Army Well-Being: The main page for the Army Family
Army Health: The main page for the Army Healthcare
Army Pay and Benefits: The main page for Army pay and benefits
AW2: The US Army Wounded Warrior main page
SOCOM Care Coalition: The Special Operations Command Care Coalition for wounded special operators

US Navy

US Navy: Main page
NKO: Navy Knowledge Online
Navy One Source: The 24/7 resource for military members, spouses and families
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS): America’s front-line resource for all grieving the death of a loved one serving our country
Navy Pay: Main page for Navy Pay
Navy Safe Harbor: The Navy Wounded Warrior main page

US Marine Corp

US Marine Corp: Main page
NKO: Navy Knowledge Online
Marine Corps One Source: The 24/7 resource for military members, spouses and families
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS): America’s front-line resource for all grieving the death of a loved one serving our country
Marine Corps Pay: Main page for Marine Corps Pay
Suicide Prevention: Marine Corps Suicide Prevention
Wounded Warrior Regiment: The Wounded Warrior Regiment for wounded Marines

US Air Force

US Air Force: Main page
Air Force One Source: The 24/7 resource for military members, spouses and families
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS): America’s front-line resource for all grieving the death of a loved one serving our country
Air Force Pay: Main page for Air Force Pay
Suicide Prevention: Marine Corps Suicide Prevention
AFW2: The Air Force Wounded Warrior main page

US Coast Guard

US Coast Guard: Main page
Coast Guard One Source: The 24/7 resource for military members, spouses and families
Work-Life: The Coast Guard Work-Life Program main page
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS): America’s front-line resource for all grieving the death of a loved one serving our country
Air Force Pay: Main page for Air Force Pay
Suicide Prevention: Coast Guard Suicide Prevention
Coast Guard Safe Harbor: The Coast Guard Wounded Warrior main page

MVP Hotline & Contact Information

MVP

Ask our MVP experts a question!
Phone
: 866-962-8387
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET
Email: Military@ChristopherReeve.org
You can set up an appointment to talk to an MVP Information Specialist anytime.

MVP Resources

MVP brochure (PDF) - Quick reference guide to online resources
MVP fact sheet (PDF) - 22 pages of key contacts and information
Free 300 page Paralysis Resource Guide
Borrow books, videos and CDs from our lending library

Peer & Family Support Program

The Reeve Foundation is pleased to announce our Peer & Family Support Program, a national peer mentoring program. Its mission is to empower people living with paralysis, their families and caregivers by helping them to live full, healthy, active lives.

If you are a paralyzed military/veteran or their caregiver, and would be interested in becoming a peer mentor, find out more about the Reeve Foundation Peer & Family Support Program here.

Meet some of our MVPs

Veteran Service Organizations (VSO)

Veteran Organizations that can help

Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Resources

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Veterans Benefits Administration: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Veterans Health Administration: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
National Cemetery Administration: Honors Veterans with final resting places in national shrines and with lasting tributes that commemorate their service to our nation
Veterans ON-Line Application (VONAPP): an official U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) website that enables service members, veterans and their beneficiaries, and other designated individuals to apply for benefits using the Internet
New to VA: Welcome to the Department of Veterans Affairs, and thank you for your service to our country
Life Insurance Online Applications: Veterans' Group Life Insurance (VGLI) or Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance (S-DVI)
Enroll/Update Medical Benefits (10–10EZ): The fastest and easiest way to apply
Federal jobs for Veterans: U.S. Office of Personnel Management's Government-wide Veterans Employment Website
Caregiver Support Program: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) offers assistance to caregivers.
Enroll/update medical benefits (10-10EZ): The fastest and easiest way to apply
VA forms: Access to the Department of Veterans Affairs Forms
VA locations: This site is a storehouse of facility and key staff information within 1728 VA facilities
State and local resources: VA resources available for Veterans and family members
eBenefits: eBenefits Dashboard provides useful tools for updating personal information, monitoring claims, applying for benefits, and managing your health
Post 9/11 GI Bill: Home for All Educational Benefits Provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans Benefits Booklet: Annual Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors
My HealtheVet: Prescription Refills, Healthy Living and Talking to Your Doctor Online
Prescriptions: Your total prescription management
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-TALK (8255): Your suicide prevention main page
Combat Veterans Fact Sheet: PDF of quick facts for OEF/OIF combat vets
Center for Women Veterans
VA Office of Survivor Assistance (OSA): Surviving Spouses and Dependents
Center for Minority Veterans
Military Service Benefits
Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment
Returning Service Members (OEF/OIF)
Post 9/11 GI Bill
State and Local Resources
Federal Jobs for Veterans
Homeless Veterans: VA Homepage for homeless vets
 
The Reeve Foundation Paralysis Resource Center Information Specialists are reachable business weekdays, Monday through Friday, toll-free at 800-539-7309 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern U.S. Time. International callers use 973-467-8270. You may also schedule a call or send a message online.

This project was supported, in part by grant number 90PR3001, from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.