Veteran Services

Who to contact for assistance with VETERANS!!!

 

If you come across a veteran in need, please contact the following in order…

  1. National Call Center for Homeless Veterans 24/7 1-877-424-3838
  2. Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 Press #1
  3. Cleveland (Louis Stokes), Wade Park VAMC
  4. Ashtabula County Veterans Services Commission 440-964-8324

Information for Ashtabula County Veterans

General VA Benefits Info: Call 1-800-827-1000 or visit VA website at www.va.gov

Ashtabula County VA Clinic: 2044 Lambros Lane, Ashtabula 866-463-0912

VA Health Benefits: Different Priority Groups of Eligibility- To enroll, go to www.va.gov and follow link on right for the VA Form 10-10EZ. You can apply online, or take the form to your nearest VA facility:

Ashtabula County VA Clinic: 2044 Lambros Lane, Ashtabula 866-463-0912

Painesville VA Clinic: 7 W. Jackson St., Painesville 440-357-6740

Ravenna VA Clinic: 6751 n. Chestnut St, Ravenna 330-296-3641

Warren VA Clinic: 1460 Tod Ave. NW, Warren 330-392-0311

Wade Park Hospital: 10701 East Blvd, Cleveland 216-791-3800

Geauga Co. Veteran Service Commission: 440-279-1860 470 Center St. Bldg 8-A, Chardon, OH -offers assistance on veteran benefits, VA service-connected claim work, and temporary financial assistance

 

How to get a copy of your DD214: contact the veteran service commission or visit evet records at www.vetrecs.archieves.gov and follow directions.

 

Additional resources can be found at:
http://jfs.ohio.gov/veterans/index.stm

 

Veterans Priority of Service

Priority of Service means, with respect to any qualified job training program, that a covered person shall be given priority over a non-covered person for the receipt of employment training and placement services provided under the program. Priority means the right to take precedence over non-covered persons in obtaining services. Veteran priority of service is federally mandated and includes: Wagner-Peyser, Workforce Investment Act, Senior Community Service Employment, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Acts, National Emergency Grant, Trade Adjustment Assistance, and others programs.

 

For more information on Priority of Service please review Workforce Investment Act Policy Letter No. 10-07.3
Priority of Service for Veterans and Eligible Spouses