It is the duty of the County Veterans Service Officer to assist
any resident of the State of Colorado who is a veteran, or their
surviving spouse, administrator, executor, guardian,
conservator, or heir by filing claims for insurance, pensions,
compensation for disability, hospitalization, vocation
training, or any other benefits which the veteran is entitled
HIPPA laws bind the Service Officer. Any discussions or
information provided will be held in strict confidence.
Office hours are held every Wednesday from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at
Lake City Area Medical Center. For other times, please call in
advance to make an appointment.
For those with accessibility problems, the Service Officer will
meet at your home in Lake City or arrangements can be
made to use the county offices.
For those who wish to do it themselves, all information and
forms can be found at the National Veteran's Affairs website at
www.va.gov , or by calling the
Denver VA Regional Office toll free at 1-800-827-1000 .
The VA Medical Center in Grand Junction may be reached
toll free at 1-800-206-6415. The VA Clinic in Montrose may
be reached at the same number using extension 2999.
Erin Cavit - Veterans Service Officer
970-944-0191 or 719-258-0908
PO Box 307
Lake City, CO 81235
Hinsdale County Veteran Services