VETERANS’ SERVICES OFFICE

Transportation:

Veterans in need of non-emergency transportation to Dayton VAMC

Veterans’ Services:

Prepare and file compensation claim or pension claim. Assistance in completing various forms. Assistance with VA Burial benefits.

Emergency Financial Assistance:

A program administered by the Miami County Veterans’ Services Commission to provide, assistance when a crisis arises. Established to assist in a basic living essential need.

 

510 W. Water Street, Suite 140

Troy, Ohio 45373-2986

PHONE:                 (937) 440-8126

FAX:                      (937) 440-8128

SERVICE AREA:    Miami County

OFFICE HOURS:    8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Lunch time availability varies.

OFFICE DAYS:       Monday through Friday

ELIGIBILITY:         Transportation – Veterans’ who are unable to acquire transportation to and from Dayton VA Medical Center. Veteran with appointment(s) has first priority.

Veterans’ Services/Emergency Financial Assistance – Veterans, Veterans Widow/Widower, Deceased Veteran’s dependent children.

DOCUMENTS NEEDED:   Transportation – Copy of DD214/Discharge paper.

Veterans’ Services – copy DD214/Discharge Paper showing discharge status and documents relating to benefits desired.

Emergency Financial Assistance – Copy of DD214/Discharge Paper; total household monthly income and expenses; two months worth of pay stubs, and proof of residency.

RESTRICTIONS:              N/A

HOW TO USE:         Due to the volume of veterans being served, it is best to call for an appointment if you desire Veterans Services and/or Emergency Financial Assistance.  However, we don’t discourage just stopping in. We will assist if the schedule permits, if not we will schedule you an appointment.

FEE POLICY:           None

COMMENTS:

Transportation:

We require you to call 48 hours prior to your appointment. Please note that all veterans going to Dayton VAMC are transported as a group. Pickup time from your place of residence will be done to accommodate the veteran with the earliest appointment and return will be after all appointments are completed.

Veterans’ Services:

Calling to schedule an appointment would provide us the opportunity to inform you what papers to bring to make your application process efficient and concise. Otherwise your claim process might require two or more appointments.

Emergency Financial Assistance:

Go to www.miamicountyohio.gov to Veterans’ site for list of required documents needed for assistance and pre-application forms you can complete.