Lowndes County VA Benefits (Mississippi)

The Veterans Affairs Department in Lowndes County, Mississippi is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including veterans of the Armed Forces and the Reserves. The Lowndes 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 Lowndes County VA benefits. The Lowndes 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 Columbus MS 164 Harris Drive 39705 662-434-8370

Lowndes County Veterans Service Columbus MS 220 North 5th Street 39701 662-327-2005

Veterans of Foreign Wars 4272 Columbus MS 2850 7th Avenue North 39701 662-328-6645

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

Columbus Social Security Office Columbus MS 3577 Bluecutt Road 39705 662-328-5112