Veterans' Services

Department Overview

It is our mission to provide assistance and support to veterans and their dependents in obtaining veteran benefits through county, state, and federal programs and to act as an advocate on their behalf or direct them to other authorized agencies or providers as their needs dictate.


Services Provided by the Department Include

  • Assisting veterans in obtaining their military discharge documents (DD Form 214)
  • Assisting veterans enrolling in the VA Healthcare system
  • Scheduling transportation for veterans to the Minneapolis VA Medical Centers
  • Filing claims for VA disability benefits
  • Filing claims for State disability benefits
  • Assisting with Burial Benefits

If you believe you are eligible for any of these benefits and you live in Rice County, please contact our office at the number listed at the top of this page.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs

Minnesota Veterans Homes

U.S. Army

U.S. Navy

U.S. Marine Corps

U.S. Coast Guard

U.S. Air Force

 

 

Faribault Phone: 
507-332-6117
Northfield/Lonsdale: 
507-645-9576 / 507-744-5185
Address: 
320 3rd Street NW
Faribault, MN 55021
Government Services Building
Tracy McBroom

Tracy McBroom

Veterans Service Officer

Citizen Information

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