Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday | 7:00AM to 3:00PM.
The Veterans Assistance Commission is an agency that is operated by and for veterans. The Commission provides aid to those military veterans and their families who reside in Macoupin County and that may qualify for and need assistance.
The Commission provides services that may not be available from other agencies. The Veterans Commission can assist veterans and their families with claims to the Department of Veteran Affairs for benefits such as: service-connected disability compensation, GI Home Loans, educational benefits, pension benefits, death/burial benefits and government insurance claims.
The Commission also works with veterans to procure benefits such as employment, public aid, social security and hospitalization from local, state, and federal agencies.
Other services include: providing just and necessary expenditures for the veterans (with an honorable discharge) for their family and dependents and providing payments toward the bare necessities of life such as shelter, utilities and food (total payment per case must be comparable to the payment levels established by the Department of Public Aid).
Carlinville, IL 62626
Mon – Fri: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
201 East Main
P.O. Box 107
Carlinville, IL 62626-0197