Veteran Affairs

Office open to the public

Our office is taking significant steps to make sure the building is as clean as possible. The public has the option whether or not they would like to wear a mask. We ask that you call the Office at 712-328-5797 if you would like to schedule an appointment before coming to the building.

Pottawattamie County Veteran Affairs is a department of Pottawattamie County, Iowa providing assistance in determining eligibility for County, State, and Federal Veterans Benefits.

Pottawattamie County Veterans Affairs office exterior

The services we provide include completion of forms, referrals, follow-up services, assistance as needed, free of charge to veterans and their dependents. Our caseworkers are nationally accredited by the Federal Department of Veteran Affairs.

The Commission of Veteran Affairs Department provides two programs:

Summary of Veterans Benefits

Operation Appreciation

Pottawattamie County Veteran Affairs is seeking nominations for people in our community that ‘go the extra’ mile to assist our Veterans.

Please complete a ballot for the person you wish to nominate, we will need their name, contact information and why you are nominating them. We cannot honor them if we do not have this information. Fold up the ballot and drop it in the box located in our office.

Ballots and Ballot Box are located on the counter by the sink in the lobby

(If you are not able to make it into the office to complete the ballot please call and we will fill out the information on the ballot form for you and drop it in the box.)

For addittional details and guidelines please contact our office at (712)328-5797

Helpful Links

In Remembrance graphic with American Flag background

In Remembrance

This site is intended as a place to remember and honor American service members lost in Afghanistan and Iraq.

There is a profile for each service member based on available information. Obituaries received from Legacy.com newspaper affiliates are also included. Information is updated daily. In addition, there is a Guest Book for each service member. All Guest Book entries are free and are posted after being reviewed for appropriate content.

 

Pottawattamie Commission of Veteran Affairs Updates:

Iowa Veterans Home
Iowa Veterans Cemetery
Department of Veteran Affairs
National Resource Directory



Director of Veteran Affairs
Phone (712) 328-5797
Fax: (712) 328-5726
Hours 8:00am to 4:30pm
Monday - Friday
Location Veteran Affairs
623 6th Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51501