We are three Veteran affiliations working as one unit to serve those who served in the Military


Legacy Peer Support Group (LPG)

Vet to Vet Tennessee

Knoxville Regional Veterans Mental Health Council


Our mission is defined by each letter in our name. It reads as follows:  We seek Knowledge in a Respectful way for our Veterans needs. We, in Meaningful way wish to Heal or Help them when it is necessary. We are Committed to that end.  Our motto is "From Legacy To Duty."  We are flexible with our mission but not our motto.

We support the following Counties:
Anderson, Blount, Bradley, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke, Fentress, Grainger, Hamblan, Jefferson, Knox, McMinn, Monroe, Polk, Putnam, Roane, Rutherford, Scott, Sevier, Union.

Tennessee Supreme Court Support

Dear Knox County Regional Veterans Council: On behalf of the Administrative Office of the Courts, we are pleased to hear…

Legacy Peer Support Group, Council & Vet to Vet TN grateful to the Elmcroft staff

Elmcroft Senior Living Centers                                                                      October 9, 2014 ATTN: David Grady, Regional Director of Operations Mr. Grady, On Behalf of the…

NAMI National Board of Directors 2014-2017

Our own Ron Morton, Vietnam Navy Veteran is one of our own and was recently reelected to the NAMI’s National…
michael trost 10-04-14

Veterans gather to help build barn for wounded vet

UPDATE!!  A MESSAGE FROM STEPHANIE K. TROST Hello All: If anyone is interested, On Saturday October 18, 2014 we will…

Council Mission

The mission of the Council is to be a "bridge" between Veterans receiving mental health services and their families, the VA Mental Health professionals and the community support or Veterans service organizations. This bridge allows information and services to flow both ways to develop methods of measuring Veteran's satisfaction and advocate needed changes. Most importantly, to improve the communication and understanding between Veterans and the Mental Health staff in reducing the stigma associated with seeking and using mental health services.

Our Council is Chaired by Veterans and is endorsed but not a part of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
The Veterans Crisis Line  connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 & Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.

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