Veterans Support Services

1701 State Street
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-453-4503
Website: www.helmetstohardhats.org

Services: Helmets to Hardhats is a national, nonprofit program that connects National Guard, Reserve, retired and transitioning active-duty military service members with skilled training and quality career opportunities in the construction industry. The program is designed to help military service members successfully transition back into civilian life by offering them the means to secure a quality career in the construction industry.

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

1573 West 39th Street
Erie, PA 16509
Phone: 814-796-4200
Website: www.vmcerie.org

Hours of Operation: by appointment only

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

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.

135 East 38th Street
Erie, PA 16504
Contact: Jeffrey Natalie
Email: jeffrey.natalie@va.gov

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

135 East 38th Street
Erie, PA 16504
Phone: 814-860-2095
Toll Free: 1-800-274-8387 ext. 2095
Website: www.erie.va.gov/contact/erie_va_public_transportation.asp

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

Services: DAV Volunteer Transportation Program is operated and coordinated by Disabled American Veterans to provide eligible veterans with safe transportation for medical appointments to and from VA Medical Centers.

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

550 West 7th Street
Erie, PA 16502
Phone: 814-874-3687
Website: www.euma-erie.org/mission-programs/liberty-house

Services: in-house AA meetings, forensic/veteran peer support, life skills classes, and VA programs, including a Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Recovery Center (PRRC), drugs and alcohol counseling, the HUD-VASH program, Compensated Work Therapy (CWT), and an intensive Outpatient Program (IOP).

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/

240 West 11th Street, Suite 105
Erie Metro Center
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-453-7955
Toll Free: 1-877-927-8387
Fax: 814-456-5464
Website: www.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?ID=587

Hours of Operation:
Monday 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Tuesday-Thursday 7:00 am – 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm (every 3rd Saturday of the month)

Services: The Erie Vet Center provides many services, including bereavement counseling, marriage counseling, and equine therapy.

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

Palace Centre
913 State Street, Suite 220-230
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-878-2934
Website: www.mhanp.org


Boots On Ground – Peer support program for veterans, ex-military and military families coping with PTSD and suicidality issues.  BOG Buddies, support groups, information and referral.  Connects members with services, therapeutic programs, and crisis services.  More info. at hm2bootsonground@mhanp.org or call (814)878-2934.  Location:  Palace Ctr., 913 State St., Suite 220, Erie.

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