For a hand up: 860.859.4148 ext. 1
Veterans Rally Point
VETERANS RALLY POINT IS A PHILANTHROPY PROGRAM funding FREE LIFE CHANGING SERVICES provided by Easterseals Capital Region & Eastern Connecticut to veterans/servicemembers/guard/reserves and their families. 100% of all donations made to Veterans Rally Point are tax deductible as a program of the highly acclaimed, award winning Easterseals Capital Region & Eastern Connecticut, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization.
For many of the brave men and women veterans/servicemembers who have served our country, the journey home is complicated and challenging. Whether our veterans/servicemembers are recovering from physical and/or psychological injuries or trying to navigate the civilian world to gain meaningful employment, Easterseals Capital Region & Eastern Connecticut walks with veterans/servicemembers on their journey every step of the way. Easterseals is committed to ensuring the successful reintegration of veterans/servicemembers and their families into civilian life by offering a “hand up” to veterans/servicemembers and military families, removing barriers so they can live their best life. At Easterseals, no one is left behind! These services are free and local, serving our Connecticut Warriors.
Through the generous financial support of Veterans Rally Point “INVEST IN VETERANS – CHANGE LIVES!” campaign, Easterseals Captial Region & Eastern Connecticut has launched enhanced Veteran & Military Family Services and continues to achieve extraordinary results for the benefit of our American Warriors. Our free and local life-changing Veterans/Servicemembers & Military Family Programs include:
★ Employment & Financial Stability
★ On Site CT Veteran Service Officer
★ VA Benefits Consultation
★ Computer Center
★ Educational & Job Skill Training
★ Legal Services
★ Case Management
★ Transitional Housing
★ Peer-to-Peer Support
★ Emergency Financial Assistance
★ Professional Clothing & Food Pantry
★ Psychological Services
★ Caregiver Training & Support
★ Interpersonal Communication Coaching
★ Substance Abuse Coaching
Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program
The goal of this program is to provide services that assist at risk of experiencing homelessness veterans to reintegration in the community and into meaningful employment within the labor force. We offer a structured, individually designed case management plan to assist the veteran to become employable and self sufficient. The program is currently being offered in Rocky Hill, CT.
“Operation Rally Point” at Easterseals Capital Region & Eastern CT
The build out of an 18,000 sq. ft. Veteran & Military Family Service Center
$2.5M State of CT grant has been secured…build out plans in progress!