Starting March 11, the front entrance to the Veterans Service Office will be closed due to construction. Visitors can call 707-445-7611 for assistance.
Notice of Temporary Accommodation
This facility is not currently in complete compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, also known as ADA. Humboldt County is committed to serving all residents regardless of ability. If you would like assistance to enter or use this facility during business hours, please make your request in person, by calling 707-445-7611, or via email to the ADA Coordinator at ADA@co.humboldt.ca.us.
The Humboldt County Veterans Service Office assists veterans, their dependents and survivors, and the general public in obtaining benefits from federal, state and local agencies administering programs for veterans. We provide advocacy to the veteran community regarding entitlement rights to federal, state and local benefit programs.
We offer the following services:
Comprehensive benefits counseling
Claim preparation and submission
Claim followup to ensure final decision
Appeals assistance when appropriate
Networking with federal, state and local agencies
We offer assistance with the following:
Aid and attendance allowance
College tuition fee waiver
Compensation (service-related injuries)
Death pension for widows of war-era veterans
Discharge recordation and certification
Medical and dental benefits
Pension for war-era veterans
Re-opening compensation claim for increase
Request for military records and decorations
State veterans homes
Survivors benefit for service-connected death
Accredited as representatives for:
National Association of County Veterans Service Officers (NACVSO)