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In the spotlight at VA Minneapolis

Situation update: Visiting our facilities

We are closely monitoring the events surrounding COVID-19. Safely meeting your health care needs is our top priority.

beating covid together

Veterans Crisis Line bandana saved my battle buddy’s life

Suicide Prevention is Everyone’s Business. This is the most important message we can relay to Veterans, friends, family members, loved ones, VA staff and all of those in the community.

tan dog wearing a Veterans Crisis Line bandana

Letter from the Director about Afghanistan

Dear Veteran, I want to talk about the U.S withdrawal and the takeover by the Taliban in Afghanistan.

1-800-273-8255 and then press 1

My Life, My Story by Bill

"Much to my wife’s chagrin I’m getting another motorcycle. Bikers Against Bullies has blessed us and we’re starting a new chapter in Bloomington. We ride into schools and go around to classrooms and give them some ways to stand up. I’m one of those kids who fell between the cracks."

graphic with brown background the US Navy seal that says My Life, My Story

Just launched: all-new Minneapolis VA website

Great news! Minneapolis VA Health Care System has just launched a new website that gives you better service and an easier online experience.

Minneapolis VA Health Care System website homepage screenshot

Now is the time to upgrade to My HealtheVet Premium

If you've been waiting to get your free Premium My HealtheVet account, now is the time! Advanced tier accounts will be discontinued in September.

screenshot of the My HealtheVet website homepage

My Life, My Story by Gene

"Boys were always taught pull up your boot straps – don’t cry – get on with it. I have tried to impart to my grandson if you’ve got an issue, let’s talk about it."

Graphic with tan background and the US Army seal; it reads My Life. My Story.