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AUSA Vessey Chapter
AUSA represents every American soldier by:
-Being the voice for all components of America's Army
-Fostering public support of the Army's role in national security
-Providing professional education and information programs
Approixmately 5000 Minnesota National Guard and Reserve soldiers have been called to active duty, resulting in almost 15,000 children who have been directly affected by deployments.  Children affected by these changes need support and friendship more than ever, support that mentors can provide.

Minneapolis VA Hospital
The Minneapolis VA Medical Center (VAMC) is a teaching hospital providing a full range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology, as well as education and research.  Comprehensive health care is provided through primary care, tertiary care, and long-term care. 

Minnesota Department of Health
This website was developed to provide resource information and/or links for numerous programs and services across Minnesota.  The Department of Health is committed to increasing awareness of public health services in order to assure the needs of our soldiers and their family members are being met. 

Service Members are eligible for tax credits based on time spent in a combat zone.
Follow the link to find out about more information on this or other services from the State of Minnesota  

This site provides articles, links to books, news, and other resources that benefit military families that are trying to cope with the deployment of a loved one. 
In Minnesota, approximately 11,000 National Guard and Reserve soldiers have been called to active duty since 9-11.  These soldiers are often parents, partners, co-workers and community leaders.  We are providing you with some resources to help you learn more about the cycle of deployment and how you can support military families in your community