PTSD help for veterans

KSN News (file)
KSN News

WICHITA, Kansas – For veterans seeking help for PTSD, there are treatment centers in Wichita and Topeka.

The numbers to call are the Dole VA Center in Wichita at 316-685-2221 or the O’Neil VA Center in Topeka at 785-350-3111.

Experts say that if you feel like you need immediate help, you should contact a mental health professional like COMCARE at 316-660-7500.

You may have to pay out of your pocket, but the Veterans Administration does pay for disability caused by PTSD.

If you feel suicidal, call the National Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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