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Behavioral & Mental Health

Benefit Category: Federal
Veterans Crisis Line

Seeking help is a sign of strength and courage!  Taking care of your mental health is as important as taking care of your physical health. Mental health problems, when untreated, can lead to physical health problems.

News about Behavioral & Mental Health

Secretary Wilkie Thanks President Trump for Making “988” America’s New National Suicide Prevention Number

Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie released the following statement after President Trump signed the National Suicide Hotline Designation Act:

Discharge Requests

Most Veteran’s benefits require that applicants provide a copy of their Form DD 214 or discharge record, which is evidence of their veteran status. This is an important document and must be safeguarded. In the State of North Dakota separation documents are considered confidential and privileged NDCC 37-18-11 (13). National Guard members may receive a NGB22 and/or NGB23 upon obtaining 20 years of satisfactory service (20 year letter).

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