The suicide rate for veterans is 1.5 times higher than that of the general population. In 2007 the VA established the Veterans Crisis Line, a free, confidential, 24-hour hotline for veterans and their families and friends.
The 800-number was replaced by a shorter, easier-to-remember three-digit number, 988. Then press 1.
Text (838255) and online chat (veteranscrisisline.net) options are also available.
Welcome to the Veterans Business Outreach Center of Florida’s website. We are honored to help military veterans and spouses start and succeed in a small business of their own. We stand ready to give you the information and assistance you need to succeed in business in Florida.