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Benefit Type: Other Assistance

The document below contains a listing of agencies in Western North Dakota that provide numerous services to include:

Dreams for Veterans serves our nation’s heroes by giving back to terminally ill veterans and their families through the fulfillment of a final wish. Final wishes range from basic need items (like a working appliance or mobility scooter) to bedside reunions, final vacations with family, “meet and greets” with personal heroes or reconnecting with aspects of former military service.

The document below contains a listing of agencies in Eastern North Dakota and Western Minnesota that provide numerous services to include:

Various legal services available for service members, veterans, and their dependents.

Helping Others to Help Themselves

NDAD -- the North Dakota Association for the Disabled -- is a nonprofit, charitable organization founded in 1975 by concerned citizens for the purpose of assisting people with disabilities in the state of North Dakota, many of whom are not eligible for services from other agencies. 

Financial Loan Program:

To best accommodate North Dakota’s large geographic size and vast rural areas a “Virtual, Rural Veterans Court” has been implemented to serve our returning Veterans.  The main components and process of the ND Virtual Rural Veterans Court are…

Identification of Veterans: Identify justice involved veterans

  •   Key areas to identify veterans in legal system are used with a “have you ever served in military” question
    • Jail/detention center check in questionnaire form.

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).