Resources for Veterans

Minnesota Resources

 

Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs COVID-19 Response

Information on the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs’ COVID-19 response, including resources for Veterans, can be found here

Minnesota COVID-19 Financial Assistance for Veterans

Specific programs have been activated during the COVID-19 pandemic in order to mitigate the economic effects COVID-19 is having on Veterans and their families. Information and applications for these programs can be viewed here

Minnesota VA Vaccine Information

The Minnesota VA is continuing their targeted outreach for Veterans in high risk populations following national and state guidance, including homeless Veterans, Veterans who receive home-based primary care, inpatients, and Veterans with select high risk conditions who are followed by Specialty Providers. Information on the availability of the COVID-19 vaccine at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center or other state VA clinics can be found here, and Veterans who are eligible should schedule their appointments by calling 612-467-1301. 

Minnesota Veterans Homes During COVID-19

Information regarding the COVID-19 testing, vaccinations, and visitor policies in Minnesota Veterans Homes can be found here, or you can call the Veterans Homes Information Line at 651-454-0147.

 

Federal Resources

 

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Vaccine Information

The VA is working to provide COVID-19 vaccines to Veterans as quickly and safely as they can. If you are interested in receiving updates on the availability of the vaccine and when you can get one through the VA, sign up here.

VA Video Connect

During the COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth has become increasingly important. The VA is now offering VA Video Connect to allow Veterans to meet with their VA health provider through a live video on any computer, tablet, or mobile device with an internet connection. Learn more about VA Video Connect here.

VA Coronavirus Chatbot

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has created an interactive chatbot to answer your questions about COVID-19 and the benefits and services the VA has to offer at this time. You can access this chatbot here

 

County Resources 

 

Dakota County Veterans Services

Goodhue County Veterans Services

Rice County Veterans Services

Scott County Veterans Services

Wabasha County Veterans Services

Washington County Veterans Services Office