State Resources

Department of Veterans Affairs – Illinois
www.veterans.illinois.gov

Local Office
National Guard Armory
2800 Jefferson Ave.
Joliet, IL 60435
Phone: (815) 730-4334
VSO: Andrew Ramierez

Aid and Attendance VA Benefit
Offers veterans and widows of veterans a monthly stipend when disabled or requiring assisted living.
http://www.vba.va.gov/bln/21/pension/vetpen.htm

Illinois Veterans History Project
http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/library/public/veteransproject.html

Operation Homefront Illinois
Offers aid and assistance for deployed families.
State Chapter
P.O. Box 60096
Chicago, IL 60660
www.operationhomefront.net

Operation Support Our Troops
Offers troop and family support as well as support for returning troops and veterans.
www.osotil.org

Operation Welcome You Home
Arranges troop homecomings.
www.welcomeyouhome.org
Email: donna@welcomeyouhome.org