The Veterans Affairs Department in El Paso County, Colorado is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including veterans of the Armed Forces and the Reserves. The El Paso County VA offers a range of benefits, such as housing assistance, medical benefits, and disability compensation. Veterans may also qualify for education and vocational benefits, such as the G.I. Bill, pension services, and benefits for the spouses and family members of veterans. The Veterans Affairs Department medical benefits include VA-run medical centers, outpatient clinics, and nursing home care. Local Vet Centers provide veterans benefits such as employment assistance, counseling services, and assistance applying for other El Paso County VA benefits. The El Paso County VA also offers assistance with qualifying for benefits and receiving VA benefits. The Veterans Affairs Department provides additional information about VA benefits and Vet Centers on its website.
Colorado Springs Veterans Day Colorado Springs CO 431 North Cascade Avenue 80903 719-282-3862
Colorado Veterans Resource Coalition Colorado Springs CO 415 South Weber Street 80903 719-477-1639
Disabled American Veterans Colorado Springs CO 6880 Palmer Park Boulevard 80915 719-591-8787
El Paso County Veterans Service Colorado Springs CO 5850 Championship View, 130 80922 719-520-7750
US Department of Veterans Affairs - Colorado Springs Vet Center Colorado Springs CO 602 South Nevada Avenue 80903 719-471-9992
US Department of Veterans Affairs Colorado Springs Colorado Springs CO 25 North Spruce Street 80905 719-327-5660
Veterans Of Foreign Wars Post 6461 Fountain CO 753 South Santa Fe Avenue 80817 719-382-7957
Veterans of Foreign Wars Colorado Springs CO 430 East Pikes Peak Avenue 80903 719-632-9874
Veterans of Foreign Wars Monument CO 2850 Mount Herman Road 80132 719-481-2428
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 101 Colorado Springs CO 702 South Tejon Street 80903 719-632-2776
A Social Security Office in El Paso County, Colorado acts as a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration, which provides retirement benefits and disability benefits for qualifying people. Social Security also offers veterans work credits for qualifying military service, which can raise monthly retirement benefits. In addition to El Paso County VA disability benefits, veterans can also receive Social Security benefits. Social Security Offices process applications for El Paso County disability benefits for veterans wounded while on active military service, including expedited processing of disability benefits applications for veterans with a VA compensation rating of 100% permanent and total. An El Paso County Social Security Office can help veterans determine if they qualify for benefits, process applications for Social Security disability benefits or retirement benefits, and assist with receiving benefits. Social Security Offices provide additional information and resources about veteran benefits on their website.
Colorado Springs Social Security Office Colorado Springs CO 1049 Academy Boulevard North 80909 888-880-0688