Going to War Documentary and MACV

Going to War Documentary and MACVThis week we learn about a “Going to War” documentary from TPT broadcasting, talk with a former homeless Veteran about helping others and get an update from the Flag Line. Guests Include:

Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans StandDown

MACV StandDownThis week we are recorded live from the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans StandDown. MACV hosts a StandDown for homeless veterans and those experiencing an issue that has become a barrier in their lives. The idea is to bring many services to one location and make them more accessible to ALL veterans who otherwise may not seek out services or take advantage of benefits due to them. Guests include:

  • Kathy Vitalis – MACV
  • David Adriansen – MDVA
  • Sara Sommarstom – Vetlaw director MACV
  • Megan Henning – Wells Fargo
  • Doran Hocker – MACV Volunteer

Transition Assistance

Transition Assistance Advisors This week we talk with Minnesota National Guard transition assistance advisors about benefits while transitioning from active duty, we discuss the Department of Labor TAP (transition assistance program) and get an update from our senior enlisted advisor. Guests include:

 

Ending Veteran Homelessness

This week we take a in-depth look at out state’s effort to eliminate homelessness for our veterans. Guests include:

 

Military Day at the State Fair & Veteran Stand Down

20130724_feature_standdownThis week we talk about the help available for our homeless veterans at statewide stand downs and the upcoming Military Appreciation Day at the Minnesota State Fair. Guests include: