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Fargo VA Health Care System

The Volunteer Transportation Network (VTN) is run in conjunction with the Disabled American Veterans (DAV), The Center for Development & Civic Engagement at the Fargo VA, and local Veterans Service offices. VTN guidelines permit volunteers to transport Veterans using privately-owned or DAV vans to VA authorized medical care at no cost to the Veteran.

Coordinators will screen and schedule Veterans for pick up by volunteers from designated locations in the following cities:

North Dakota:
Minot, Cavalier, Grand Forks, Bismarck, Wahpeton

Minnesota:
Bemidji, Crookston, Park Rapids, Wheaton, Their River Falls, Roseau

Veterans are transported to and from designated locations to approved VA facilities to include the Fargo VA.
Veterans must be capable of entering/exiting the vehicles unassisted.

When available, volunteers are encouraged to use DAV vehicles to transport Veterans.

For more information on the process or becoming a driver, please contact

Steven Sanders at the Fargo VA (701-239-3700 ext. 3396)

or

Matt Herrud at the DAV (701-451 4637)

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About Fargo VA Health Care System

Location:

2101 Elm Street N, Fargo, ND 58102, US

Mission Statement

To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s veterans.

Description

Since 1929, VAMC Fargo has been improving the health of the men and women who have so proudly served our nation. We consider it our privilege to serve your health care needs in any way we can. Services are available to more than 89,000 veterans living in North Dakota, Minnesota, and South Dakota.

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Wheaton, MN 56296

(45.80441,-96.49923)
 

SKILLS

  • Bus/Van Driving
  • Healthcare
  • Veteran Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two days per month. Length of shift varies depending on distance from VA care facilities.
  • Possess a valid state driver’s license and clean driving record. Possess personal auto liability insurance. Pass a physical given by a VA Occupational Health provider. Be two week post vaccination for COVID-19

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