Laramie County VA Benefits (Wyoming)

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

US Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Medical Center-Cheyenne Cheyenne WY 2360 East Pershing Boulevard 82001 307-778-7550

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1881 Cheyenne WY 2816 East 7th Street 82001 307-638-8886

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4343 Cheyenne WY 3216 South Greeley Highway 82007 307-632-0950

Wyoming Veterans Commission Cheyenne WY 5800 Central Avenue 82009 307-777-8152

A Department of Aging in Laramie County, Wyoming operates at the state or local level to provide services that promote the health, safety, and independence of elderly people. These services can include meal delivery programs, in-home care, family caregiver support, and transportation assistance. Laramie County Departments of Aging also offer benefits assistance for aging veterans. They can connect veterans to Laramie County VA benefits, including disability compensation and pension support. Veterans qualify for the Aid and Attendance program, which provides a monthly pension for veterans who require medical assistance. Veterans can also receive pensions for permanent disabilities and receive healthcare services such as long term care, Laramie County VA medical center care, or other geriatric healthcare. Laramie County Departments of Aging can help veterans apply for and receive benefits, and they provide more information about accessing veteran benefits on their website.

Cheyenne Department of Aging Cheyenne WY 6101 Yellowstone Road, Ste 259B 82009 307-777-7986

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

Cheyenne Social Security Office Cheyenne WY 3001 East Pershing Boulevard 82001 866-336-7580