Veterans Crisis Resources

Website: www.veteransportal.com

Services: The Veterans Portal of Northwestern PA is an online tool that offers veterans information about the resources they need, and allows service providers to share the information about the services they provide.

Phone: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
Chat Online: www.veteranscrisisline.net/ChatTermsOfService.aspx
Text Message: 838255

Services: The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.

Additional Information: http://www.veteransportal.com/

Erie County Courthouse, Room 101
140 West 6th Street
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-451-6265

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm


  • Assistance filing for VA benefits (compensation benefits, nursing home benefits, and burial benefits)
  • Recording and storing discharges (DD-214)
  • Emergency assistance services
  • Referral of services to local agencies
  • Memorial Day flags and markers

Additional Information: http://www.veteransportal.com/

135 East 38th Street, Building 8
Erie, PA 16504
Phone: 814-860-2038
Website: www.erie.va.gov/services/behavioralhealth.asp

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am – 5:30 pm
Saturday 7:30 am – 12:30 pm

Services: The Erie VA Medical Center’s Behavioral Health Clinic offers services to Veterans experiencing mental health issues. Services include individual, couple, family, and group therapy as well as psychiatric assessments.

Additional Information: http://www.veteransportal.com/