Veteran Affairs

Veteran Affairs

The Woodbury County Commission of Veteran Affairs assists Woodbury County veterans and their legal dependents to apply for and maintain state and federal benefits including:

  • Disability Compensation
  • Disability Pension
  • Widow/Survivor Benefits
  • Education/Vocational Benefits
  • Medical Benefits
  • Application to the Iowa Veteran's Home

We also provide temporary County assistance with basic living needs including:

  • Housing
  • Utilities
  • Food/Household Necessities
  • Medical Assistance
  • Funeral/Burial for indigents

Our office coordinates with the VA Medical Center, Sioux Falls to provide transportation to and from appointments at their facility.

If you need assistance, please contact the Woodbury County Commission fo Veteran Affairs at (712) 279-6605 or (712) 279-6606 or you may contact the Department of Veteran Affairs at 1-800-827-1000.