29 N Howell Street 517-437-7758

Hillsdale County Veteran's Affairs

Director - Renae Shircliff

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Deputy Director - Dolly Leaders

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Telephone (517) 437-3630
Fax (517) 437-4142

Veteran's Affairs Office Information

Hillsdale County Office Building

33 McCollum St.
Room 108
Hillsdale, MI 49242

8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

By Appointment Only


The Hillsdale County Department of Veteran's Affairs office will assist you in exploring and applying for a wide range of Veterans Administration benefits available to veterans, services members and their families.

Forms Assistance for Veterans

Call the Office of Veteran's Affairs (517) 437-3630 to speak with someone concerning the services that are available to you as a veteran. We can assist veteran's in filing for all Federal, State and County Veteran's benefits. Each VA benefit has its own eligibility requirements.

Other Veterans Services may include:

  • Disability Benefits
    Disability Compensation:
    You may be compensated if you are at least 10% disabled as a result of your military service.
    Disability Pension: You may be paid a pension if you are a wartime veteran with limited income and are no longer able to work or are age 65 or older.
  • Educational & Training Benefits The VA pays benefits to eligible veterans, dependents, reservists and service members while they are in approved training programs.
  • Veteran's Treatment Court
  • Home Loans The VA offers a number of home loan services to eligible veterans, some military personnel and certain spouses. We can assist you in obtaining a Certificate of Eligibility.
  • Burial Benefits The VA offers certain benefits and services to honor our Nation's deceased veterans.
  • Dependents' & Survivors' Benefits Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) is payable to survivors of services members who died on active duty, veterans who died from service-related disabilities, and certain veterans who were being paid 100% VA disability compensation at the time of death.
  • Health Care VA Civilian Health and Medical Program (CHAMPAVA) shares the cost of medical services for eligible dependents and survivors of certain veterans.