In recognition of Mental Health Month, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has kicked off its “Now Is the Time” campaign, which focuses on getting Veterans the support they need from family and friends through professional mental health treatment. VA Secretary Robert Wilkie is encouraging everyone to explore Mental Health Month resources at MakeTheConnection.net/MHM. VA also recognizes the added stress that the COVID-19 pandemic is creating for families. The Department urges Veterans to prioritize their mental health and stay engaged with VA information as it becomes available at the following webpages:

VA Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

VA Coronavirus FAQs

CDC Coronavirus

USA.gov Coronavirus

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