The Iowa County Veterans Commission provides assistance to all veterans and their dependents in applying for federal benefits and other related programs.


  Iowa County, Iowa - Veterans
Commissions

Provide assistance to all veterans and their dependents in applying for federal benefits and other related programs or matters:

VA Medical Care - Health care and medications.
 
Compensation - Monthly benefit for injury incurred or aggravated by service (No time limit).
 
Pension - Income based financial assistance programs for veterans.
 
Housebound/Aid and Attendance - Additional benefit to pension based on health care needs.
 
Iowa Veterans Home and nursing home care.
 
Military Records - obtaining and upgrading.
 
Burial Benefits and Grave Markers.
 
Educational Benefits.
 
Home Loan Benefits.
 
Maintain Grave Registrations for all persons who served in the military or naval forces of the United States whose mortal remains rest in Iowa County, Iowa.

Emergency Assistance.


Veteran's Affairs Commissioners- 3 Year terms:

RICHARD HENSON
PO BOX 303
NORTH ENGLISH IA 52316
Term Exp. June 15, 2018

PATTI HEITSHUSEN
2186 S AVE.
SOUTH AMANA IA 52334
Term Exp. June 15, 2017

MICHAEL WAUGHOP
205 DOUGLAS STREET
WILLIAMSBURG, IA 52361
Term Exp. June 15, 2017

Address of office:
970 Court Ave
Marengo, IA 52301

Office Hours:
Mon., Tues., Wed.
8:15 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Thurs. 8:15 A.M.- 4:00 P.M.
Fridays by appointment.

Office hours will vary. 

Please contact the office at 319-642-3925 to schedule an appointment.


Phone Number:
(319) 642-3925

FAX Number:
(319) 642-7637

Office holder name:

Jennifer Olson


Forms:
Downloadable forms
used in the office



Links:
Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs

United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Other Related Links:
American Legion

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)

Resources for Veteran Assistance for Mesothelioma and Other Asbestos-Related Diseases

Veterans and Tobacco Addiction: Where to Seek Support

Veterans and Substance Abuse: The Many Sides of the Problem

 
             

WWI Statue outsitde Iowa County Courthouse

Memorial to Iowa County Veterans outside the courthouse

War of Rebellion & Spanish Civil War Statue outside Iowa County Courthouse

Another view of the Veterans memorial outside the courthouse