This office assists Veterans and their families with veteran affairs.


  Monroe County, Iowa - Veterans Affairs

Monroe County Veterans Affairs Commissioners:
John (Scotty) Archibald - Jim Keller - Clarence Rockwell


The Commission of Veterans Affairs provides help to Monroe County veterans who were discharged under Honorable Conditions and/or their family members. Veterans need to have served 90 consecutive days of active Federal service.

Help with the following needs is available, subject to eligibility guidelines:
Rent Payments
Utilities
Food and provisions
Medical and dental
Prescription medication
Transportation
Burial
Grave markers



The Veterans Affairs department also provides help to ALL veterans and/or their family members in applying for federal benefits and other veterans aid, which include but are not limited to:
Service connected disability compensation
Special monthly compensation
Non-service connected pension
Surviving spouse pension
Aid & attendance/housebound
Military records upgrade and military records replacement
Agent Orange/PTSD/Desert Storm Sickness/Type II Diabetes/HepC
Application for VA HealthCare System
Application for admission to the Iowa Veterans Home
Headstones
All other federal programs for which veterans and/or dependents may be eligible

For those who wish to register with the VA Medical Center in Des Moines, please choose one of the following three options:

  1. CLICK HERE to obtain the forms on the VA website;

  2. Call the VA Medical Center at 1-800-294-8387 to request the forms; or

  3. Contact the Monroe County VA Director at 641-932-5652 to obtain the forms.

Address:
1801 South B Street
Albia, IA 52531

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:00pm

Phone Number:
641-932-5622

FAX Number:
641-932-5652

Veterans Affairs Director:
Diane Durian

Veterans Affairs Forms:
Downloadable forms
used in the Veterans Affairs office


Links:

College Resources
for military servicemembers and students considering ROTC


Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs (IDVA)

US Department of Veterans Affairs

American Legion

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)


Videos:
VA Disability Claims process

Vocational Rehabilitation

Infographics:
Fully Developed Claims

Special Adaptive Housing

eBenefits

VA Hiring
 
             

Monroe County Courthouse - Albia, Iowa

Monroe County Courthouse - statue

Monroe County Courthouse

Monroe County Courthouse - statue