Cole County VA Benefits (Missouri)

The Veterans Affairs Department in Cole County, Missouri is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including veterans of the Armed Forces and the Reserves. The Cole 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 Cole County VA benefits. The Cole 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.

Disabled American Veterans Jefferson MO 5054 Monticello Road 65109 573-636-6515

Missouri Veterans Commission Jefferson MO 205 Jefferson Street, 12 65101 573-751-3779

Veterans of Foreign Wars Jefferson MO 217 East Capitol Avenue 65101 573-635-2341

Veterans of Foreign Wars Jefferson MO 3401 Knipp Drive 65109 573-636-8761

A Social Security Office in Cole County, Missouri 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 Cole County VA disability benefits, veterans can also receive Social Security benefits. Social Security Offices process applications for Cole 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. A Cole 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.

Jefferson City Social Security Office Jefferson MO 129 Scott Station Road 65109 877-405-9803