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Veterans Assistance Commission of McHenry County (VAC)


667 Ware Road

Woodstock, 60098

Phone: (815) 334-4229

Fax: (815) 334-4678

What we do: The VAC provides short term financial assistance to eligible low income veterans or surviving dependents, transportation to/from the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center in North 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

Eligibility requirements:  Financial Assistance – Limited to ONLY Honorably Discharged veterans/families of McHenry County.  VA Claims Representation – Any eligible veteran who needs assistance. Outreach – only available within McHenry County jurisdiction.

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