July 22, 2018

Veteran Services

DAY COUNTY VETERANS:
The Veterans Service office provides service to every eligible Day County veteran and his/her dependents.  We aid in the questions they may have regarding entitlements, which can minimize the burden of health and economic hardships. we can assist in processing the necessary forms for federal and state benefits.

APPOINTMENTS:
We are located on the lower floor, suite 103A for walk in appointments.  You can always call for an appointment as well.  Special arrangements can be made to come to your residence for those not able to travel or come to the office.

It is imperative that you keep updated annually to see if you qualify for more benefits and be made aware of changes in VA policy that may impact your entitlements.  We will try to keep abreast of all new changes in VA regulations.

THIS IS WHAT WE DO:

  • Collect digital signatures for Vetra spec Forms
  • Healthcare enrollment qualifications submission, to include input, transmittal and power of attorney (POA)
  • Order military and medical records for veterans, dependents, family
  • Data Entry, Vetraspec, excels
  • Data research; Ancestory, Find a grave,
  • Coordinate travel for veterans appointments, (four locations); assign drivers
  • Supervise Volunteer Drivers and DAV vehicle
  • Submit necessary DAV trip forms to VA
  • File records according to war Era (Color coded)
  • Order Burial markers, coordinate for placement, complete all necessary paperwork to order marker and stipend.  Submit necessary records to funeral homes, DD214
  •  Order Korean peace medal
  • Purple Heart Honor Roll
  • Attend monthly meetings; Legion, VFW, Legion Auxiliary, community groups
  • Promote news and events via newspaper and social media

Link to:   SD Department of Veteran Affairs

Link to:   US Department of Veteran Affairs  

Link to:   Day County Veterans Service Office Facebook Page   

Link to:   Day County Veterans Tractor Drive   

HOURS: 8-12 1-4:30 Monday – Thursday

Day County Veterans Service Officer

Kevin J. Bohn
711 West 1st Street
Webster SD 57274

P (605)345-9512
F (605)345-2999

Marcia Solberg, Assistant CVSO