On September 20-21, the SAMHSA Technical Assistance Center on Service Members, Veterans, and their Families facilitated meetings with leadership and staff at the NC Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services; NC Department of Military and Veterans Affairs; NC Department of Commerce; NC National Guard; and US Department of Veterans Affairs.

Meetings resulted in action items related to identifying Veterans receiving behavioral health services from federal, state, and local agencies; ensuring that Veterans are connected to the appropriate services; continuing to identify existing community services and resources; and identifying training opportunities for providers and community members.