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VA Contracted Local Clinic

If you are already enrolled in the VA Health Care system and are using the facilities in Dallas or Fort Worth, the VA North Texas Healthcare System has a local contracted clinic where eligible veterans can get medical care and referrals as well.  Contact the County Veteran Service Officer if you are interested in changing your primary care physician in Dallas, Fort Worth or Temple to Granbury.    

The address for our local CBOC is:
GRANBURY PRIMARY CARE CLINIC
601 FALL CREEK HIGHWAY, GRANBURY TEXAS 76048
817-326-3902 


Veterans Employment Resources

If you are a Veteran looking for employment, Texas Veterans Commission has an Employment Representative who will assist you.  His contact information is:

JAMES GRISHAM
TEXAS VETERANS COMMISSION VETERANS EMPLOYMENT REPRESENTATIVE
126 COLLEGE PARK DRIVE
WEATHERFORD, TEXAS  76086

OFFICE 817-594-0049 EXT 3510
FAX 817-594-0329
Email: 


Vet Center Counseling Services

The Tarrant County Vet Center offers support for veterans suffering from post traumatic stress and or military sexual trauma.  For more information on counseling services, please contact my office or the Vet Center.  Group and individual counseling is available and spouses are also welcome.  

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
FORT WORTH VET CENTER
6620 WESTWORTH BLVD
WESTWORTH VILLAGE, TEXAS 76114
PHONE:  817-921-9095
FAX:   817-921-9438
 

TARRANT COUNTY VET CENTER #732
3337 WEST PIONEER PARKWAY
PANTEGO TEXAS 76013
OFFICE:  817-274-0981
FAX:  817-274-9712

 


"In The Zone" Peer to Peer Support Group

The "In the Zone" Peer to Peer Group was established to provide support, resources and friendship to veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress.  The group is completely comprised of veterans with shared experiences who understand the effects of stress associated with military wartime service.

Meetings are held Wednesday evenings, 7:00PM at the U.S. Veterans Museum, 601 Thorp Springs Road, Granbury Texas.

The point of Contact for In the Zone, Granbury is Con Shuck. 
email or call 972-880-1611


WET VETERANS

Wet Veterans seeks to honor US Veterans and their families by providing opportunities for fellowship and social experiences through water related activities.

Wet Vets will meet beginning 1 November 2013 from 6:30-8:00 PM and every Friday thereafter at the Hood County YMCA, 833 Harbor Lakes Drive, Granbury Texas.

Interested volunteers may contact Patricia Stewart at 817-894-5516, Mike Stewart at 817-776-0529, or Tom Petry at 817-219-0176. 


Hood County Resource Guide

Workforce Solutions of North Central Texas put together this wonderful Hood County Resource Guide and the Hood County Veteran Service Office found this publication very helpful so we are adding it to our Resource Webpage. 

Click on this LINK for a list of local resources:


http://tx-hoodcounty.civicplus.com/admin/DocumentView.aspx?DID=780&DL=1


Texas Veterans Healthcare Advocate

This program created by Texas Veterans Commission assists veterans with doctor apointments, healthcare related testing and or lab testing, pharmacy assistance, attaining outside referrals for health related issues, and Fee Basis referrals such as outside referrals for healthcare services that the VA does not perform at VA Facilities.  For assistance, contact:

DONALD "SARGE" BRIDSCHGE
DALLAS VA MEDICAL CENTER
4500 S. LANCASTER ROAD,
BLDG 2, ROOM 1-C 423 A-G
DALLAS, TEXAS  75216-0443
PHONE:  214-857-0454
EMAIL: 


Local Veterans Organizations

Local Veterans Organizations are listed below: 


Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)
The Greater Granbury Chapter
P.O. Box 160
Granbury, TX 76048
President:  John Hannum
Phone:  817-573-1887
Email:
Web address:  www.granburymoaa.org

 
The Marine Corp League Comanche Peak Detachment 1291
P.O. BOX 5051, Granbury,  TX 76049 
Commander:  Ray Beard 
Phone: 817-219-0204
Email: 


The American Legion
Joiner-Fitzhugh Post 278
PO Box 282,  Granbury , TX 76048
Commander:  Andy Rash
Email: 

Lake Granbury Post 491
3409 Davis Rd., Granbury , TX 76049
Commander:  Julie Rhoden
Phone:  817-243-5357
Email: 


Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 7835
3670 W. Hwy 377, Granbury Texas 76048
Commander:  Billy Wells
Phone:  817-573-9350
Email: 
Web address:  http://www.vfwgranbury.com/

Coast Guard Auxiliary
Lake Granbury Flotilla 54
Commander:  Craig Hall
Phone:  817-807-1844
Email: 


Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc
P.O. Box 6981. Granbury, TX 76049
Granbury Area Chapter 11
Chapter President:  Tara Jones
Email:  e-mail or
Web address: www.bluestarmothers.org



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