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The Power of Partnership

Partner Spotlight


American Psychological Association

The American Psychological Association (APA) advances the field of psychology to benefit individuals, families and communities through research, development and education. The APA’s online Help Center offers articles and resources related to promoting psychological health and wellness in everyday life, such as free brochures that address strategies and tips to addressing psychological health concerns, as well as an online psychologist locator. Check out APA’s interactive tool to learn more about how psychological health can have an impact on physical health.

National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors

The National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors serves as the national representative and advocate for state psychological health agencies and their directors. The organization informs its members on current and emerging public policy issues, educates on research findings and best practices through an Employment Development Initiative (EDI) and provides technical assistance for state mental health agencies. Sign up for an upcoming webinar today to celebrate Mental Health Month!

Give An Hour

Give An Hour (GAH) is a network of volunteers providing free psychological health care for returning service members, veterans and their families. The licensed psychological health providers offer counseling services, as well as education and training in communities around military bases. Give an Hour also provides print resources like the Military Brochure to encourage service members to seek care for coping with psychological health concerns. Use the Give An Hour provider search tools to find a provider in your area for in-person or telephonic services.

The Home Base Program

The Home Base Program provides health care, fitness and wellness programs to support psychological health and build resiliency. The Home Base Program’s Warrior Health and Fitness Program educates active-duty service members, veterans and their families on how to manage stress and cope with invisible wounds. Learn more and register for the Program’s Warrior Health and Fitness Program or Veteran and Families Adventure Series today!

American Red Cross

The American Red Cross- Military Families  provides a variety of free services, including financial assistance and emergency communications services. The Military Families division also offers deployment services, such as Reconnection Workshops and Coping with Deployment Courses to support active-duty service members, veterans and their families. Contact your local Red Cross Chapter for support resources in observance of Mental Health Month.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) raises awareness and support for psychological health services through educational programs for individuals, families and educators. Through online resources and classes specific to veterans and active-duty service members, NAMI is able to address common concerns of service members, military families and caregivers. NAMI Homefront is a six-session class for military service members, veterans, their friends and families to learn better ways to manage common psychological concerns. Celebrate Mental Health Month and find the NAMI Homefront class nearest to you.

National Intrepid Center of Excellence

The National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) is an outpatient center that provides research, treatment and education of psychological health concerns. NICoE provides a personalized, intensive, four-week outpatient program, TBI Clinic and supplementary Brain Fitness Center to support active-duty service members and their families coping with common psychological concerns. Learn more about what healthcare services NICoE can offer you.

Operation Homefront

Operation Homefront provides emergency financial assistance and support to the military community in times of need or crisis. Operation Homefront Villages supports transitioning service members and veterans by providing free housing opportunities. Learn more about the programs Operation Homefront offers to assist you and your loved ones during Mental Health Month.

Mental Health America

Mental Health America (MHA) promotes psychological health through online resources and tools to support people coping with invisible wounds. MHA offers online resources, such as workplace wellness tipsinformational health articles and free health assessments to support service members and families coping with invisible wounds. Get registered for MHA’s Annual Conference on June 8th to learn more.

New Directions for Veterans

New Directions for Veterans (NDVets) connects veterans to support resources as they transition to civilian life. NDVets provides a wide range of support resources, including rehabilitation,housing assistance and employment trainings for veterans in the Los Angeles area. Register here to join the New Directions for Veterans’ annual Memorial Day Walk for Warriors 5K.

The Real Warriors Campaign collaborates with a variety of not-for-profit organizations that share our mission and can help us reach out to service members, families and health care providers. Our network of partners and affiliates includes military organizations and programs, nonprofit organizations, advocacy organizations and local groups. Through communication and collaboration with these organizations, the campaign can offer the most relevant and up-to-date resources and provide partners with easy and effective outreach mechanisms.

Explore the categories below to learn more about our affiliates and partners, or see a complete list. 

To learn more about the Real Warriors Partnership Program and how to become a partner or affiliate, view or download the Partnership Program Informational Sheet or contact us.


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Partners and affiliates are not-for-profit organizations who support the mission of the Real Warriors Campaign. The appearance of organizations does not constitute endorsement by the United States Department of Defense of the organizations, linked websites, or the information, products or services contained therein. All partnerships are informal and do not involve any financial support.  The Real Warriors Campaign reserves the right to refuse any partnership/affiliate request that is not deemed appropriate or to terminate any partner relationship at any point.

The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the Department of Defense of this website or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities such as military exchanges and Morale, Welfare and Recreation sites, the Department of Defense does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. Such links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this DoD website.

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