Veterans Affairs Departments in Washington County, Wisconsin

Find Washington County, Wisconsin veterans affairs departments, or service organizations. Veterans affairs departments like the VA (Veterans Affairs), VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars), Amvets, and vet centers provide information and help with benefits, charities, insurance, disability, medical care, education, programs and compensation for veterans of the US Armed Forces.

There are 2 Veterans Affairs Departments in Washington County, Wisconsin, serving a population of 133,967 people in an area of 431 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 66,983 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 215 square miles.

In Wisconsin, Washington County is ranked 54th of 72 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 17th in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.


Veterans of Foreign Wars 260 Sand Drive West Bend, WI

Washington County Veterans Service 432 East Washington Street West Bend, WI

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Washington County Veteran Service Organizations provide support for veterans of the US Armed Forces through a number of government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the Federal, Wisconsin State, and local Washington County, WI level. Veteran Services can include assistance with veteran benefits, support for veterans with disabilities, and access to insurance, medical care, and education benefits. At the Federal level, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides Veteran Services in Washington County.

You may contact Veterans Services for questions about:
  • Washington County military and veterans' benefits
  • Veterans Affairs Offices and Vet Centers
  • Washington County VA Hospitals and health benefits
  • VA Burial services
  • Washington County VFW and AMVETS posts
Washington County VA Benefits

Washington County VA Depts provides a number of services for America's veterans, including a range of veterans' benefits, medical care, and burial services. The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) provides education and vocational benefits such as the Montgomery GI Bill, pension services, and life insurance. It also issues disability compensation to veterans in Washington County, Wisconsin who have service-connected disabilities. In addition, the VBA offers counseling services, runs a housing program for veterans, Washington County home loan programs, and offers life insurance to service members, veterans and their dependents who are unable to get insurance from private companies.

Veterans Health Administration in Washington County, Wisconsin

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) provides medical services and health care to veterans, including through Washington County VA-run medical centers, outpatient clinics, and nursing home care units. The VHA also provides assistance to homeless veterans and care for veterans with disabilities in Washington County. Burial services for veterans are offered through the VA's National Cemetery Administration, which maintains national cemeteries for the burial of veterans and their family members.

VA Vet Centers

At the local Washington County level, the VA runs Vet Centers that provide a range of services to veterans, including employment assistance, counseling services, and assistance gaining access to VA benefits. These services are available to Washington County veterans, service members, and their families. Vet Center counseling services include readjustment counseling, bereavement counseling, and military sexual trauma counseling.

Washington County VFW & AMVET Posts

In addition to the VA, a number of private organizations provide Veteran Services in Washington County. The Washington County Veterans of Foreign Wars Posts (VFW) provides assistance with accessing VA services, offers grants to support veterans, and advocates for policies that help veterans. Washington County AMVETS Posts, or American Veterans, is an organization that advocates for veterans and provides services for veterans of the US Armed Forces.