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Operation Open Wide – Free Dental Treatment for Veterans

Shamblott Family Dentistry, a Minneapolis-area family dental office owned by Dr. Scott Shamblott, D.D.S., has created an event to lend a hand to honor area veterans. This year another dental practice, Parkside Dental in Minneapolis, has also offered free services to veterans! Free dental services will be provided to approximately 20 veterans in need of […]

April is Month of the Military Child

April is Month of the Military Child Military connected youth can: Participate in the Military Pride Theme Art Contest Receive a recognition letter from Gov. Mark Dayton Submit a poem to Sen. Al Franken’s poetry contest Get registered for free Timberwolves games in April Submit a photo for prizes that express what it means to […]

Together – Serving Those Who Serve

The Military Mental Health Initiative’s 3rd Annual Conference, “Together -Serving Those Who Serve ‘The Journey from Trauma to Recovery’” is April 27 – 28,  at the 133rd Airlift Wing, St. Paul. CONFERENCE DETAILS: Location: 133rd Airlift Wing; 631 Minuteman Dr.; St. Paul, MN 55111 Cost: $75 for One day/$125 for Both (Limited scholarships available upon […]

Paid Opportunity: Serve as Community Expert

The Department of Veteran’s Affairs is looking for veterans to help understand the needs of those who are making decisions about mental health care for PTSD.  The purpose of the focus group is to gather perspectives from all kinds of Veterans as the VA shapes this important research. Veterans are eligible to participate as a Community Expert […]

South Metro Veterans Job Fair is January 25

A South Metro Veterans Job Fair is Wednesday, January 25, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Dakota Technical College, 1300 145th St., E., Rosemount. Meet with top Twin Cities employers at a large job fair in the south metro area, hosted at Dakota County Technical College. SCHEDULE 9:30 a.m.. Federal and State Veterans’ Agency […]

Shelter Housing Available for Homeless in Dakota County

The Dakota County Housing Unit, along with a Coalition of Community Housing Partners, has been working with local churches to offer free shelter housing for homeless individuals and families. The emergency church shelters are temporary and will be moving from church to church, but will be located within Dakota County. There is no charge for the shelters […]