Events, Announcements, Links and Resources

Veterans

FREE TICKETS FOR VETERANS
Veteran Tickets Foundation AKA Vet Tix (CFC# 44909) is a nationally recognized 501c3 Veterans Support Organization whose mission is to "give something to those who gave." Vet Tix teams up with major sports teams, leagues, promoters, organizations, companies, venues and everyday event ticket holders to provide free (and discounted) tickets to the more than 26 million active Military, Veterans and their families.WHAT WE DO – We support our Active Duty Military, Veterans and their Families with entertainment, lasting memories and reintegration opportunities by providing FREE event tickets to sporting events, concerts and family activities. (Please click here for a flyer and more info.) 

"MOVING WALL"
The Vietnam Combat Veterans "Moving Wall" is coming to Sandstone July 17-20, 2014,

hosted by Disabled American Veterans - Chapter 4. The Moving Wall will be open 24 hours a day. For ceremony times, please click here.

Click on link above or for more information go to http://www.tmwsandstonemn.com/

ACCREDITED ONLINE SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES
Please click on the link above for a Complete Directory of Top Accredited Online Schools, Online Colleges and Online Universities of 2013

Vallyfair Events - Military Appreciation Days 
Valleyfair is honoring hometown heroes with Military Days during Memorial Weekend, May (26-29) and Fourth of July Weekend (July 1-4)!!! 

NON-VA EMERGENCY CARE FACT SHEET
This document explains what VA might be able to do for you. When it is not possible for you to go to a VA Medical Center, you should go to the nearest hospital that has an emergency room.

GI BILL APPRENTICESHIP and OJT PROGRAM
The On-The-Job Training (OJT) Program offers veterans or current members of the guard or reserve an alternative way to use your VA (GI Bill) education and training benefits.

OPERATION BAGHDAD PUPS
Bringing dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens our troops adopted when overseas back home. No buddy gets left behind.

BUTTERCUP'S STORY
from Soldiers' Animal Companions Fund

PETS FOR VETS

MINNESOTA CENTERS FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING
Check out Centers for Independent Living (CILs) for services and resources in the community. All of Minnesota's CILs offer services for veterans with disabilities and familities at no cost. Please view the flyer for more information.

MY HEALTH e VET
My HealtheVet is the VA's Personal Health Record. It was designed for Veterans, active duty Servicemembers, their dependents and caregivers. My HealtheVet helps you partner with your health care team. It provides you opportunities and tools to make informed decisions.

NORTHWEST METRO VA OUTPATIENT CLINIC OPENED NOVEMBER 15, 2011

The new community-based outpatient clinic in Ramsey, MN opened its doors on Tuesday, November 15. The clinic will provide a wide range of services including primary care, mental health care, dental care, eye care, and audiology. The clinic is located at 7545 Veterans Drive, Ramsey, MN. Click here for Ramsey Clinic's website.