Local Help Is Here . . .

As a veteran in recovery with over two decades of service, Bradford Volz understands what it means to be deployed and come home to face obstacles getting any help. 

Bradford created Veterans Recover to help other veterans access services and benefits from the VA.  Bradford is a Recovery Coach and offers help to veterans struggling with drug and alcohol use and abuse.

If you just want to talk to another veteran, give him a call.    
Phone:  603-801-1494
Email:   vetsrecover@yahoo.com. 

Military One Source www.militaryonesource.mil/

  • New deployment

  • Coming home

  • Moving

  • Parenting

  • Retirement

  • Education

  • Finances

  • Legal

Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) / Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) Transition Program
The Manchester, NH VA has established a team to meet the needs and concerns of OEF/OIF Veterans returning from combat theater.

The OEF/OIF transition program is available to help you deal with obstacles you and your family face by providing support, education, resources and other services. Case Management Services are available for OEF/OIF combat Veterans.

  • OEF/OIF Program Manager David Simpson, MSW
    Office: 603-624-4366 Ext. 6483
    David.Simpson @ va.gov

  • OEF/OIF Transitional Patient Advocate
    Orelia Hayden
    Orelia.Hayden @ va.gov

  • OEF/OIF Program Assist. Adam J. Talbot
    dam.Talbot @ va.gov


Substance Abuse - Treatment
VA Medical Center
718 Smyth Road, Manchester, NH 03104
Coordinator Substance Abuse Services Licensed Clinical Psychologist Caroline Hatala, Psy.D
Phone: 800-892-8384 Ext. 3621
Caroline.Hatala @ va.gov

Veteran Counseling Services
103 Liberty Street, Manchester, NH
Phone: 603-668-7060

NH National Guard Information Line
800-472-0328 choose prompt #1
Military One Source is provided by the Dept. of Defense at no cost to active duty, Guard and Reserve and families.  
Phone: 800-342-9647

Healthcare for Homeless Veterans (HCHV)
Program Help for housing/homeless issues at Manchester VA Medical Center Lisa Jacobus, MSW Homeless Coordinator
Phone: 603-624-4366 Ext. 3622
Lisa.Jacobus @ va.gov

What is Veterans Treatment Court?

There is a 2-day Justice For Vets Mentor Corps Boot Camp that provides critical training for volunteer veteran mentors who want to serve their fellow veterans in veterans treatment court.  For more info go to www.justiceforvets.org