Veterans Assistance Commission

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What We Do

The VAC provides short term financial assistance to eligible low income veterans or surviving dependents, transportation to/from Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center in No. Chicago, assistance with prosecution of Compensation & Pension Claims to the US Department of Veterans Affairs, outreach education provided to groups interested in Federal, State & Local Benefits available to veterans and/or their dependents, Direct Client Outreach due to a disability or conflict of work schedule (certain eligibility criterion apply, please call).

Who We Serve

Veterans & their dependents.

Patient Age

Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30p.m. Please call first to schedule an appointment & see what paperwork you will need to bring.

Eligibility Requirements

Financial Assistance - Limited to veterans/families of McHenry County. VA Claims Representation - Any eligible veteran that needs assistance. Outreach - only available within McHenry County jurisdiction. Transportation - Veterans and their attendant that reside in McHenry County

Insurance Accepted

Free Service to Veterans & their dependents.