Budget Information

Veteran Affairs

 


 

Our Mission at Woodbury County Commission of Veteran Affairs is to assist Woodbury County's Veterans and their legal dependents in obtaining and maintaining any and all Veteran's benefits to which they may be entitled.


21766469 1542625622471782 458376257324951948 n

Director Dempster, CVSO Hansen and CVSO Nieman together with Governor Kim Reynolds at Woodbury County's Home Base Iowa ceremony.


 

The Woodbury County Commission of Veteran Affairs assists Woodbury County veterans and their legal dependents to apply for and maintain state and federal benefits including:

  • Disability Compensation
  • Disability Pension
  • Widow/Survivor Benefits
  • Education/Vocational Benefits
  • Medical Benefits
  • Application to the Iowa Veteran's Home

We also provide temporary County assistance with basic living needs including:

  • Housing
  • Utilities
  • Food/Household Necessities
  • Medical Assistance
  • Funeral/Burial for indigents

Our office coordinates with the VA Medical Center, Sioux Falls to provide transportation to and from appointments at their facility.

If you need assistance, please contact the Woodbury County Commission fo Veteran Affairs at (712) 279-6605 or (712) 279-6606 or you may contact the Department of Veteran Affairs at 1-800-827-1000.

 


 

logo

We are proud to say that we are an official Home Base Iowa Community Partner!  Home Base Iowa is a state-wise intitiative to bring Veterans to Iowa while also puting them in contact with the resources available to them.  You can read more about Home Base Iowa on the website and view Woodbury County's Community Partner page here