Please contact us if you interested in learning more about the Buddy-to-Buddy Volunteer Veteran Program, would like to become a volunteer, or are seeking assistance. Please note that at this time, we are only assisting service members and veterans residing in the state of Michigan.
Please call 1-888-822-8339 or send an email to buddytobuddyVVP@umich.edu.
The Buddy-to-Buddy Volunteer Veteran Program cannot provide an immediate response in an emergency. If you or someone you know needs immediate assistance, please contact one of the following resources:
- If you or someone you know is currently in the act of harming him/herself and/or in immediate need of medical attention, call 911 immediately.
- If you are a veteran in emotional distress or thinking about suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at (800) 273-TALK (8255) and press 1 for veterans.