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Emerald Empire Chapter

Military Officers Association of America

(MOAA)

The Oregon Department of Veteran Affairs has a new website that can also be useful to you as you navigate through resources that are available to veterans.

​Their website is: http://www.oregon.gov/ODVA/Pages/default.aspx

  • ​Medication Assistance
  • Substance Abuse, PTSD & Anger Management
  • Recovery Houses
  • Housing (Emergency Shelter)
  • Food Boxes & Hot Meals
  • Mail & Phone Messages
  • Showers
  • Drivers Licences, ID Cards, Vehicle Registration​

Lacy J. Cromwell  
Oregon National Guard
Family Assistance Specialist     
541.736.4601 (P)
541.321.3052 (C)
3106 Pierce Pkwy
Springfield, OR 97477​

Saint Vincent de Paul of Lane County

Supportive Services for Veteran Families

(541) 687-5820

*St Vincent de Paul has a number of staff specifically dedicated to veteran issues/needs.



  • Mental Health care
  • Marriage Counseling
  • ​Employment Asstistance
  • Legal Assistance
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Food Stamps/Cash/Grants
  • Free Clothing
  • Medical Services
  • Dental Services

A free web resource that provides information about substance abuse, mental health issues and PTSD is provided by ​Drugrehab.com. Their website address is:  ​www.drugrehab.com/addiction/veterans/

Tuck: a resource guide about trauma and sleep 

This guide includes information about what to do if PTSD or a traumatic brain injury is causing insomnia or disturbed sleep. Their website is: https://www.tuck.com/trauma-and-sleep/

​Lane County Veteran's Service Office

151 West 7th Ave. Suite 460

Eugene, OR 97401

​(541) 682-4191

​​The above organizations are here for you to gain quick access for help/assistance in a timely manner. Once contact has been initiated, there is a myriad of services available. 

Eugene Vet Center

190 East 11th Ave.

Eugene, OR 97401

​(541) 465-6918

The Emerald Empire chapter of MOAA compiled this short list of resources below in an effort to make information and assistance available to any military member, whether veteran, retired military, active duty military, or family member living in Lane County.


* It is not necessary to be a member of this chapter to contact the organizations below. All we ask is that you mention this website as your source.

...it just takes a phone call

HELP PREVENT VETERAN SUICIDE...NARRATED BY TOM HANKS
VA continues to emphasize #BeThere as a way to spread the message that suicide is preventable and YOU can help stop suicide.
Through a partnership involving Veterans Affairs and Johnson & Johnson, actor Tom Hanks has voiced a Veteran suicide prevention public service announcement video.

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The mission of the Emerald Empire Chapter of MOAA is to advocate for our military community and connect it to the nation we serve.