Veterans Services

During the recent spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and the health risk of everyone we have contact with, the Richland County Veteran Service Commission will not be conducting face-to-face interviews, allowing walk-in clients, or transporting to the VA Medical Centers until further notice per the State of Emergency declared by Governor Mike DeWine.

Contact information:
Phone: 419-774-5822
Fax: 419-774-5831

Services stopped:   
Face-to-face interviews
Walk-in clients
Transportation to VA Medical Centers

Services continued:
Telephone calls to service officers on veterans benefits
Emergency financial assistance – must call and talk with Mr. Estep

If you are seeking emergency financial assistance, call the office and speak with Executive Director Ken Estep.  If you have any benefit questions or issues, our service officers will be available by telephone.  If you have any of the symptoms (fever, coughing/sneezing, trouble breathing) and your family physician is the VA, call 800-368-8262.

Please follow their guidelines & DO NOT LEAVE YOUR HOME!
If you cannot contact your physician, you should call the Richland County Health Department at 419-774-4500 or State of Ohio Health Department 614-722-7221.