Official Website for Iowa County, Iowa

Veterans Affairs


Contact Information


Officeholder

Jennifer Olson

 

Mail

Iowa County East Annex

970 Court Avenue

Marengo, Iowa 52301

 

Phone

319-642-3925 

 

Fax

319-642-7637 

 

Hours

Monday - Wednesday

8:15am - 4:30pm

Thursday

8:15am - 4:00pm

Friday

By Appointment Only

Saturday & Sunday

Closed

Duties of the County Veterans Affairs


Provide 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 with 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
Commisioners