Veterans Services

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The Veterans Service Officer acts as an advocate for veterans and their dependents. The Officer provides technical assistance in obtaining a wide range of entitled veteran benefits, such as:

  • Awards and Decorations
  • Burial Benefits
  • Correction of Military Records
  • Dependency and Indemnity Compensation
  • Disability Compensation
  • Hospitalization, Medical, Counseling and Rehabilitation Care
  • Military Retirement Issues
  • Re-Opened Claims
  • Reemployment Rights
  • VA Pensions and Home Loan Applications (PDF)

The Veterans' Van, used to transport veterans to medical facilities in the area, may be reserved by calling 800-325-7940 at least 48 hours prior to departure time.

Mission Statement

To provide an atmosphere of caring, understanding and confidentiality, while serving with respect and integrity, Kootenai County Veterans and Veteran's family members. Acting as an advocate for the Veteran to the VA in filing for VA Benefits.