The Veterans Affairs Department in Coles County, Illinois is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including veterans of the Armed Forces and the Reserves. The Coles 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 Coles County VA benefits. The Coles 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.
Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs Charleston IL 1550 Douglas Street 61920 217-345-2192
Veterans of Foreign Wars Mattoon IL 1220 South 19th Street 61938 217-234-3637
Veterans of Foreign Wars Charleston IL 1821 20th Street 61920 217-345-2707