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Grand Portage Reservation Tribal Council

Tribal Veterans Service Office (TVSO)

Veterans' Services

PO Box 117, Grand Portage, MN, 55605-0117

Distance: 936 Miles

(218) 475-2780

Website

http://mn.gov/mdva/resources/healthdisability/veteransoutreach.jsp

Service Details

Description

The Tribal Veterans Service Office helps Native American Veterans and their families learn about veteran benefits they may be able to receive.


This includes:
* Community outreach to locate and serve Native American Veterans
* Help with obtaining benefits through the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs and the Veteran Benefits Administration
* Help with questions about veteran / military health insurance benefits for eligible military personnel, veterans and their dependents, including:
- Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA)
- TRICARE
* Assistance with submitting claims
* Direct advocacy for:
- Veterans and/or military retirees
- Children and dependents of a deceased or disabled veteran
- Widow/widower of a veteran
- Parents who lost a son/daughter in military service
* Connection to various state and federal programs that provide veterans benefits, such as:
- Emergency financial or cash assistance for basic needs
- Dental and optical needs
- Family advocacy
- Health care programs including substance abuse programs and housing


Features

  • Specialization
    • Native American Community 
    • Veteran 

Eligibility

Serves Native American veterans and eligible family members.


Application Instructions

Call any service officer.


Fees

There is no fee for this service.


Area Served

Grand Portage Reservation


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 475-2780

Last Update

5/21/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

Other Services or resources

This provider does not offer other services or resources at this location.

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