Veterans Services

The Benton County Veterans Service Office provides assistance and guidance to veterans, their survivors, and dependents for benefits provided by the state of Minnesota and the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.

Mission Statement

Advise, counsel, assist, and support veterans and their families in obtaining veteran benefits through the state and federal programs and to act as an advocate on their behalf or direct and refer them to other authorized agencies or providers as needed.

Benefits for Veterans

Contact the Benton County Veteran Service Officer to learn more about these benefits:

  • Burial Benefits
  • Disability Compensation
  • Educational Benefits
  • Health Care Enrollment
  • Home Loan Guarantees
  • Non-Service Connected Pension
  • Obtaining DD-214 (Discharge Papers)
  • State Subsistence / Dental / Optical / Special Needs
  • State Veterans Cemetery
  • State Veterans Homes
  • Widows Pension / Dependency Indemnity Compensation