ADAMS COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE OFFICER
The duties of the Veterans Services Officer are to assist all veterans and eligible dependents in the application and administration of all available programs from the United States and Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs. This includes appeal action relative to the denial of benefits. The Officer may also make referrals to other agencies to insure that all possible assistance is provided. The Officer serves as secretary to the Veterans Service commission, receives and completes necessary investigation regarding applications for emergency assistance from the Commission and obtains their decision. The Officer maintains records on County Veterans who have registered their discharges with the Register of Deeds Office. Copies of all business conducted within the department are maintained in the veterans file.
1. Always ensure that your military discharge (DD-214) is recorded in the Register of Deeds Office in a County Courthouse.
2. Check out Veterans Benefits and Programs at least once per year to learn about changes and your entitlement eligibility.
3. Contact us anytime you have any questions regarding State and/or Federal Veterans Benefits.