State Veterans Homes


The mission of the Veterans Homes Board is to oversee and guarantee high-quality health care for veterans and dependents in its care. This commitment is demonstrated by:

Targeting services to veterans with special needs. 
Supporting research and education in geriatrics and long-term care. 
Providing a therapeutic environment that encourages resident independence, respects individuality and promotes self-worth and well being. 
Continuous evaluation of care and services to be responsive to changing needs. 
Managing the Veterans Homes with honesty, integrity, and cost effectiveness. 
Recognizing employees for their contributions. 
Working cooperatively with the medical communities. 

Facility Locations 
The Minnesota Veterans Homes are located throughout the State of Minnesota. 
Facilities are located in:

Fergus Falls 
Silver Bay 

Admissions Criteria:

Honorably Discharged Veterans 
181 Consecutive Days on Active Duty 
Minnesota Resident (or had service credited to Minnesota) 
Spouses of eligible Veterans over 55 years of age and reside in the state 
All Applicants must demonstrate medical need 

For more details on admissions, contact: 
Fergus Falls    (218) 736-0400 
1-877-VET HMFF 
Hastings   (651) 438-8504 
1-877-VET 3803 
Luverne   (507) 283-1100  1-877-LUV VETS 
Minneapolis  (612) 721-0600  1-877-VET MPLS 
Silver Bay  (218) 226-6300  1-877-SBY VETS 
Board Office   (651) 296-2073  1-877-MVBOARD 
MN Relay Service   (651) 297-5353  1-800-627-3529 

The Minnesota Veterans Homes do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, disability, or age.