BENEFITS

SERVICES

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Veterans Benefits Claims

      The Columbiana County Veterans Service Commission provides assistance to veterans who are seeking or receiving benefits from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. We help veterans, survivors and dependents  prepare claims forms and gather evidence for:  Disability Compensation, Veterans or Survivors Pension, Death and Burial Benefits, Government Headstones and Markers, Education Benefits, VA Home Loan Guaranty, Applications for VA Medical Treatment, the Ohio Veterans Homes, and much more...


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Temorary Financial Assistance

The Veterans Service Commission provides temporary financial assistance to needy Veterans or their survivors. The financial assistance program offers a short-term safety net for a veteran with no other resources who is seeking VA monetary benefits and/or pursuing gainful employment. To be eligible for financial assistance, a definite Financial need must be verified.

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Transportation

  

We provide transportation to and from medical appointments at the Cleveland VA Medical Center Monday thru Friday and the Youngstown VA Clinic on Wednesdays only. Eligible veterans must schedule with the VSC in advance to secure transportation from pickup points in Calcutta, East Liverpool, Lisbon, & Salem. Wade Park appointments must fall between 8am — 12:30pm.


 Call (330) 424 7214 to make a reservation.

ID CARD

Ohio Veterans ID Card

To receive a Veterans ID Card, you must be an eligible veteran by the State of Ohio and have your discharge recorded at the Columbiana County Recorders Office.  


The ID Card may be useful to prove eligibility for a number of services and benefits including: identification, employment applications, student loans, home loans, or discounts at  participating retail establishments & restaurants. The cards are valid for 10 years.  


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USEFUL LINKS

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HELP.ORG

Provides information pertaining to Substance Abuse Rehab for Veterans


 https://www.help.org/substance-abuse-rehab-for-veterans/