Apply for Assistance

Before you complete the forms below, please connect with your local Veteran Services Officer. Assistance may be available through this avenue first. Individuals requesting assistance through Salute the Troops must exhaust these efforts first. Following this protocol will expedite the assistance process. 


If you or your loved one are having suicidal thoughts call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at (800) 273-8255 (TALK) and press option 1 for the Veterans Crisis Line

This application for assistance is not meant to be used in an immediate crisis or as an immediate intervention in an emergency. You must fill out both forms below to be considered for assistance. 

After you submit the form above, a member of Salute the Troops will contact you using the information you provided. Please be sure to include the area code for phone numbers and an email address, if possible.

  • Requests for assistance are considered on a case-by-case basis; submitting this application does not guarantee that you will receive assistance.

  • Salute the Troops reviews requests for assistance within 48 hours of the request form submission.

  • Salute the Troops serves Fond du Lac, Dodge and Sheboygan counties, in Wisconsin service-members and veterans.

  • Salute the Troops primarily provides support in the form of gas cards, food vouchers to local grocery stores, housing assistance payments directly to a landlord or mortgage holder, etc. Special requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis.