Veterans Services

Overview and Info


Veteran's Office will be Closed:

30 Mar 2018

1-4 May 2018


Veterans Coffee Hour
April 11, 2018 Indian River VFW, 9-10 Am
April 25, 2018 Cheboygan McDonalds, 9 - 10 Am

Eligible for VA Benefits?
FREE – Veterans Benefit Seminar

April 11, 2018 at 12-2PM or 6-8PM
American Legion Post 122, Wolverine                              Information: 231-627-8833 
See Flyer Below

NEW Tricare Program starting 01 Jan 2018
NO CHANGES for Tricare For Life veterans

Dental Insurance: Delta Dental: If you are enrolled in VA healthcare this could be for you. Call office for details.

Camp Lejeune from August 1, 1953 through December 31, 1987 (30 days within these dates)
See Flyer Below

VA has established a presumptive service connection for Veterans, Reservists, and National Guard members exposed to contaminants in the water supply who later developed one of the following eight diseases:  Adult leukemia;  Aplastic anemia and other myelodysplastic syndromes;  Bladder cancer;  Kidney cancer;  Liver cancer;  Multiple myeloma;  Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma;     Parkinson's disease

New Ship categories for Agent Orange:

Mission Statement:
To assist veterans and their families in obtaining any and all county, state and federal benefits to which they are entitled, with utmost courtesy, compassion, confidentiality and respect.

Assistance Provided for:

  • Service Connected Compensation
  • Non-Service Connected Pension
  • VA Health Care Enrollment
  • Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment
  • Life Insurance Services
  • GI Insurance Benefits
  • Dependents and Survivors Benefits
  • Widows Pension
  • Burial Benefits
  • Dependency and Indemnity Compensation
  • Housebound Aid and Attendance Services
  • VA Civilian Health and Medical Program CHAMPVA
  • Limited, emergent financial assistance to qualified veterans and their immediate families
  • Assistance with debt management center issues
  • Educational Benefits
  • Certificates of Eligibility for Home Loans
  • Commissary and Exchange Privileges
  • Correction of Military Records
  • Application for Medals and Military Records
  • DD214 (Military Discharge)
  • Automobile and Special Adaptive Equipment


Helpful Veterans Websites:
US Department of Veteran Affairs
National Archives
Michigan Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
US Department of Defense
My HealtheVet


County Veteran Service Officer
Richard Wiles, Accredited
(231) 627-8833

870 S. Main Street, Room 122
PO Box 70
Cheboygan, MI 49721
(231) 627-8833
Fax: (231) 627-8469

Monday through Friday
8:00am to 4:00pm
Veterans are seen by either WALK-IN or can make an APPOINTMENT if time is a factor.
Check for holiday availability.

Additional Staff
Assistant CVSO
Sara Cunningham, Accredited
(231) 627-8833