Veterans Services


The mission of the Itasca County Veterans Service Office is to improve the quality of life for veterans. This is accomplished by serving as advocates for veterans and their families with obtaining State and Federal benefits earned by honorable service in the Armed Forces of the United States.

This service is provided by the Itasca County Government consistent with the county's mission statement by employment of accredited Minnesota County Veterans Service Officers.
Claims for Benefits and Healthcare Enrollment
There are many electronic and phone based options for filing claims for benefits and enrolling for VA health care.   Please be advised that if you use any of the VA systems directly, we at the Itasca Vets Office may not be able to assist you with whatever you have started.    If you are unsure about where to start please contact our office.     

Frequently Dialed Numbers

VA Clinics and Medical Centers
  • Hibbing Community Based Outpatient Clinic 218-263-1400
  • Bemidji Community Based Outpatient Clinic 218-755-6360 
  • Brainerd Community Based Outpatient Clinic  218-855-1115
  • Twin Ports (Superior) Community Based outpatient Clinic 715-392-9711
  • Minneapolis VAMC 612-725-2000
  • St Cloud VAMC 320-252-1670
  • Fargo VAMC 701-232-3241
​     Travel Pay, COLA Increases, Dental and Optical Care, Special events, VA correspondence,

The dynamics of the Veterans Administration can be a bit puzzling at times so if you have any      questions at all just call our office.