SAVE Team, Massachusetts Department of Veterans' Services

Specialties: Suicidal Thoughts


Suicidal Thoughts



Age Group Focus

Adults, Seniors

Treatment Approaches

Advocacy, Case Management, Coaching, Crisis Intervention, Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD), Information and Referral, Outreach, Prevention, Social Support


Addiction, Anger Management, Anxiety, Career Counseling, Marital / Premarital, Depression, Education/Personal Development, Family Conflict, Men's Issues, Physical Illness/Impairment, Stress, Trauma / PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury, Women's Issues

About SAVE Team, Massachusetts Department of Veterans' Services

Statewide Advocacy for Veterans' Empowerment (SAVE)


"You Give Us the Call…We'll Give You the Answer."

The fundamental principle of the SAVE program is to advocate for veterans who are not able to obtain the benefits they have earned due to institutional or personal barriers. The program's primary mission is prevention of suicide and mental health distress through the identification of issues facing veterans when they return from service and proactively providing them with access to benefits and services that may address these issues and result in positive transitions back to civilian life.

SAVE acts as a liaison between veterans and their families and the various agencies within the federal and state governments.

The SAVE team works closely, and in collaboration, with the Massachusetts National Guard. Resources offered by the Massachusetts National Guard and their Family Readiness Program are available to all service members and their families, regardless of the branch in which they serve.

Contact SAVE Team, Massachusetts Department of Veterans' Services