1-888-LINKVET (546-5838) Veterans Linkage Line
Information on veterans’ benefits, healthcare, education, and reintegration. Crisis Connection counselors for 24-hour, seven days a week coverage (including holidays) for immediate crisis intervention and psychological counseling.
American Bar Association Homeless Veterans Justice Initiative
Homelessness Resource Exchange
HousingLink Housing and rental assistance
Interagency Council on Homelessness
Military OneSource General assistance for returning service members
Minneapolis VA Medical Center
Minnesota American Legion
Minnesota Association of County Veteran Service Officers
Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless
Minnesota Department of Veterans’ Affairs
Minnesota Disabled American Veterans
Minnesota Veterans Homes
Minnesota Workforce Center
MInnesota Workforce for Veterans
MN DVA Higher education information through the MN DVA
National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
National Coalition for the Homeless
National Alliance to End Homelessness
National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty
Northland Vietnam Veterans Association
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Veterans Rest Camp
Vietnam Veterans of America
Vietnam Veterans of Southern Minnesota
The eBenefits Portal is an online resource that veterans can use to find and manage benefit-related information. The website will allow veterans to follow the development process of their claim among many other things.
A Web-based directory to help wounded warriors identify resources available to assist them in transitioning back to civilian life. The National Resource Directory encompasses more than 10,000 services and resources.
Veterans pursuing their educational goals are usually eligible for “educational assistance for students” in most states. Educational benefits for veterans and their dependents, particularly the children of deceased and disabled veterans, are also available in some states. Military.com has developed an on-line general summary of educational benefits for veterans and their dependents. The site provides a state-by-state breakdown of benefits available.