The Veterans Affairs Department in Franklin County, Illinois is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including veterans of the Armed Forces and the Reserves. The Franklin 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 Franklin County VA benefits. The Franklin 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.
Veterans Affairs Department Benton IL 500 West Main Street 62812 618-435-3678
Veterans of Foreign Wars Sesser IL 302 Coal Street 62884 618-625-9959