The Cook County Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) was established in December 2012. VA empowers all Cook County veterans who have served in a branch of the military through workshops, newsletters and access to a network of outreach services that allows veterans to leverage their knowledge and achieve a better quality of life for themselves and their families.
Quick Links to Resources for Veterans
The following links connect to other departments within Cook County that offer resources for veterans.
- Connect with Cook County veterans to facilitate federal, state, county and locally offered resources.
- Assist veterans, dependents and survivors with benefits regarding health, education, retirement, housing assistance and home loans.
- Help veterans find jobs by connecting them with service providers.
- Identify veteran concerns to provide proper resources.
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