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Contact Information


Darla Sheasley

Veterans Affairs Director

dsheasley@claycounty.iowa.gov


Additional Resources are available at va.gov


Mail

Clay County Veterans Affairs

337 Tenth Street Southwest

PO Box 7922

Spencer, Iowa 51301


Phone

712-262-5547 


Fax

712-580-5551 


Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00am - 4:30pm


Commissioners

J. Doug Hart

Commissioner


Chris Raveling

Commissioner


Heather Warren

Commissioner

Duties of the County Veterans Affairs


Emergency Assistance for qualifying veterans (pursuant to Iowa Code 250) with financial hardships.
 
Provide assistance to eligible veterans and their dependents in applying for federal benefits and other related programs or matters:

  • VA Medical Care - Health care and medications
  • Compensation - Monthly benefit for injury incurred or aggravated by service (No time limit)
  • Pension - Income based financial assistance programs for veterans
  • Housebound/Aid and Attendance - Additional benefit to pension based on health care needs
  • Iowa Veterans Home and nursing home care
  • Military Records - obtaining and upgrading
  • Burial Benefits and Grave Markers
  • Educational Benefits
  • Home Loan Benefits