Andrew Vierra, left, speaks with Army veteran Sage Fox at the Sacramento VA medical Center in Rancho Cordova on Saturday, October 24, 2015. Sacramento's first LGBT Veterans fair took place at the center, providing vets with employment resources, mental health services and more. The event marks a major shift in VA care embracing LGBT vets, with more tailored care for LGBT vets following the repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell.
Andrew Vierra, left, speaks with Army veteran Sage Fox at the Sacramento VA medical Center in Rancho Cordova on Saturday, October 24, 2015. Sacramento's first LGBT Veterans fair took place at the center, providing vets with employment resources, mental health services and more. The event marks a major shift in VA care embracing LGBT vets, with more tailored care for LGBT vets following the repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com
Andrew Vierra, left, speaks with Army veteran Sage Fox at the Sacramento VA medical Center in Rancho Cordova on Saturday, October 24, 2015. Sacramento's first LGBT Veterans fair took place at the center, providing vets with employment resources, mental health services and more. The event marks a major shift in VA care embracing LGBT vets, with more tailored care for LGBT vets following the repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com

LGBT vets access health resources after decades of silence

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