The Veterans Affairs Commission provides assistance to Jackson County veterans who were discharged under Honorable Conditions and/or their family members.


  Jackson County, Iowa - Veterans Affairs

 Jackson County Veterans Affairs Commissioners:


Edward McDermott (Chairman)
59490 Hwy 52
Sabula, IA 52070
(563) 687-2858

Tom Watters
18777 137th St.
Maquoketa, IA 52060
563-652-4375

Stephen Norpel
206 N. 7th St.
Bellevue, IA 52031
563-451-8417

John Pitlo
30078 395th St.
Bellevue, IA 52031
563-872-5764

Rodger Schnoor
206 N. Shaw St
Monmouth, IA 52039
563-212-4517

The Veterans Affairs Commission provides assistance to Jackson 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 for other than training to qualify.

Help with the following needs is available, subject to eligibility guidelines:
Rent or mortgage payments
Utilities
Food and provisions
Burial assistance
Grave markers

The Veterans Affairs Commission also provides assistance 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
and Other federal programs for which veterans and/or dependents may be eligible

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

1. Click here to obtain the forms on the VA website;

2. Contact the Jackson County VA Director to obtain the forms

3. Call the Iowa City VA Medical Center at 1-800-637-0128 to request the forms

Address of
Veterans Affairs office:
Jackson County Courthouse
201 West Platt Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060

Hours Office is open:

8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Monday - Wednesday
*By Appointment Only

Phone Number:
(563) 652-0070

FAX Number:
(563) 652-1785

Veterans Affairs Director:
Debbie Schroeder

Veterans Affairs Forms:
Downloadable forms
used in the

Veterans Affairs office

Veteran's Affairs Links:

Veteran's Affairs Commission
Duties and Application


Iowa Department of Veteran's Affairs

United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Mesothelioma Guide

Retail Savings Guide for Veterans

Other Related Links:

American Legion

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)

VA Home Loans
 
             

Maquoketa Library

Bellevue Iowa

Boats at Sabula

Depot in LaMotte