U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Vet Center Program
Helpline - Veterans and Families
Fargo Vet Center
3310 Fiechtner Dr, Ste 100, Fargo, ND, 58103-8730
Distance: 1231 Miles
Staff or volunteers answer questions or talk confidentially with callers. Program can provide information, a sympathetic listener, advice and/or referrals to other resources.
Provides a 24/7 confidential call center for combat Veterans and their families
The staff is comprised of combat Veterans from several eras as well as family members of combat Veterans.
Call with any issue you would like to discuss, including but not limited to:
* Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
* Feeling unsafe or suicidal
* Military sexual trauma
* Substance abuse
* Any other issues related to readjusting to civilian life
- Assistance with community resources
- 24 hours a day
Call (877) WAR-VETS
This benefit is prepaid through the Veteran's military service
Fargo/Moorhead and surrounding areas in Minnesota and North Dakota
Other Services or resources
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Programs that offer a telephone service that enables people who are troubled to talk confidentially about their personal problems with an empathetic listener. These programs are often staffed by volunteers who can offer referrals for ongoing treatment, if needed.
RP-1400.8000-900Veteran Reintegration Counseling Definition
Programs that provide emotional support, information and guidance for veterans who have emotional problems including post traumatic stress disorder relating to experiences in the service, or who are having other difficulties adjusting to their civilian status.
RP-1500.1400Crisis Intervention Hotlines/Helplines Definition
Programs that provide immediate access to support and advice for people who are in distress with the objective of defusing the emotional impact of the crisis, ensuring the person's safety and helping the person to take the next steps toward resolving the problem. Hotlines/helplines are generally staffed by trained volunteers who are available via the telephone, email, live chat, texting and/or instant message (IM).
RP-1500.1400-900Veteran/Military Hotlines Definition
Programs that provide confidential assistance for military personnel and veterans who are emotionally distressed with the objective of defusing the crisis, ensuring the person's safety and helping the person to take the next immediate steps toward resolving the problem. Trained staff are generally available via telephone, email, chat and/or text. Most military/veteran hotlines are also available to family members who are concerned about a loved one.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YJ-2050.2090Families of Veterans Definition
The parents, children or spouses of people who have been honorably discharged as veterans of military service. Included are families of deceased veterans.
Individuals who are former members of one of the branches of the armed forces and who, by length and type of services, honorable discharge or release or degree of disability, qualify for the benefits and privileges that are provided by law for ex-servicemen and women.