Veterans’ service representatives can refer you to the mental health resources you need, or you can connect to services on your own.
Call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1
Help for veterans, service members, and their loved ones, from someone who is specially trained to help veterans of all ages and circumstances. Work through issues ranging from mental health issues that were never addressed to the challenges recent veterans face transitioning back to civilian life.
Mental health crisis
Assistance for veterans and civilians in Hennepin County, from Community Outreach for Psychiatric Emergencies (COPE). Call when a severe disturbance of mood or thinking threatens a person's safety or the safety of others. COPE professionals are available to manage the immediate crisis and provide a clinical assessment in person or by phone.
Veterans Administration resources
Community Resource and Referral Center (CRRC)
In-person care, counseling and rehabilitation for veterans struggling with serious mental health issues.
Learn about CRRC
Guidance for veterans and their families through the major adjustments that often occur after a veteran returns from combat. Services may include individual and group counseling in areas such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), alcohol and drug assessment, and suicide prevention referrals. In addition to physical locations, mobile Vet Center counselors and outreach workers offer these same services where you live or work.
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VA Medical Center treatment
Support and treatment for veterans experiencing challenges with mental health and addictions at the Minneapolis VA and at Community Clinics.
Learn about VA mental health services
Military sexual trauma
Free, confidential treatment for veterans experiencing mental and physical health issues related to sexual trauma that occurred while the veteran was in the military. Military sexual trauma (MST) includes sexual assault, coercion, or repeated, threatening sexual harassment.
Our staff includes men and women who are trained to help you process your experience.
Hennepin County Veterans Court
A problem solving court that is intended to serve Veterans struggling with addiction, serious mental illness and/or co-occurring disorders.
Learn about veterans court