County level services include the following: provide direct emergency economic aid for vital necessities to veterans, their widow, and dependents, according to their needs. Personal visits for assistance and claims to housebound veterans or dependents. Must have an honorable or under honorable conditions discharge from active duty or wartime service, and must be a resident in Nebraska for the past one year and 6 months of that year in Cedar County.
State level services do not require wartime service and include the following: completes applications for the Nebraska Veterans Aid Fund, fee exempt fishing and hunting permits, applications to the Nebraska Veterans Homes, and waivers of tuition.
Federal level services provides and/or completes Veteran Administration forms for claims relating but not limited to service connected compensation, disability pension, widow's pension, burial allowance, Grave Markers/headstones, educational benefits, home loans, insurance, indebtedness, and character of service upgrades.
Agency: Cedar County Offices
Languages Available: English
Intake: Call for information or walk-in
Eligibility: Veterans and their dependents
Documents Required: DD 214
Hours: Mon 8 am-4:30 pm, Wed 8 am-12:30 pm, Thu 8 am-4:30 pmAreas Served: