Sometimes post-traumatic stress can get to be too much for veterans. Alcohol use exacerbates the problem, the veteran becomes agitated or suicidal and the Killeen Police Department is called.

That’s where one local nonprofit now comes in to assist KPD with mental health calls — the Veterans Crisis Line-Killeen, recently reorganized in June as the 501(c)(3) nonprofit “We Leave No One Behind-Crisis Help.” | 254-501-7554

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