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Access North Center for Independent Living of Northeastern Minnesota

Veteran Benefits Assistance

Access North - Duluth Office

118 E Superior St, Duluth, MN, 55802

(218) 625-1400

Website

https://www.accessnorth.net/vServices/veteransServices.html

Service Details

Description

Program that helps veterans understand and obtain benefits they are entitled to by law.


Help can cover topics such as:
* Eligibility requirements
* Payment processes
* Beneficiary rights
* Certificate/forms assistance
* Consultation and advice
* Advocacy and legal assistance to make sure benefits are obtained


Additional Information

Provides services for veterans with disabilities and their families


Staff will work closely with Veteran service providers to assist individuals and their families with navigating the system so they can receive the benefits they are entitled to.


Basic Services include:
* Budgeting and money management
* Benefits management
* Social Security assistance
* Locate housing
* Interview and job skills
* Problem solving skills
* Independent living skills
* Self-advocacy
* Social recreation


Features

  • Area Served by County
    • Carlton County 
    • Cook County 
    • Lake County 
    • Pine County 
    • St. Louis County 
  • At Home Services
    • Housekeeping 
  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources 
  • Legal Information
    • Benefits assistance 
  • Specialization
    • Disabilities 
    • Veteran 

Eligibility

Veterans with disabilities of any type


Fees

Many services are available without fees.


Some services (such as in-home disability services) are available through a variety of funding sources, such as the Veterans Administration, home and community based waiver programs through the state, or private pay.


Area Served

Aitkin, Carlton, Cass, Cook, Crow Wing, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, Pine and St. Louis counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 625-1400
Toll Free (888) 625-1401
TTY (218) 625-1400

Last Update

2/22/2024

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