Veterans' Benefits

Veterans' Benefits

This guide includes resources for Veterans' benefits.


Veterans' Issues Fact Sheet: VA Compensation

Are you a veteran with a disability or other health problem related to your service? You may be eligible for compensation.

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By: Iowa Legal Aid


Veterans' Issues Fact Sheet: VA Pensions

Are you are a veteran with a disability or other health problem not related to your service? You may be eligible for a pension from the Veteran’s Administration or “VA.”

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By: Iowa Legal Aid


Veterans' Issues Fact Sheet: Overpayments

You got a letter from the VA saying you were overpaid. You cannot afford to pay the money back – in fact, you’re barely scraping by as it is. What can you do?

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By: Iowa Legal Aid


Iowa County Commissions on Veterans Affairs

Links to county Veterans Affairs offices which may assist you with compensation/pensions, medical care, military records, grave markers and veteran home loans. Some counties may also have dedicated funds to assist you with temporary shelter/utilities, food/health supplies, medical/dental, job placement, counseling and transportation.

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By: Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs