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Veterans' Services

Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs

Veterans' Benefits

Statewide programs providing benefits to veterans and their families are administered by the Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs.

Services include residential and long-term care provided by the Illinois Veteran Homes located in

  • Anna,
  • Chicago,  
  • LaSalle,
  • Manteno, and
  • Quincy.

Veterans' Service Offices

Offices are available to answer questions and assist with programs and applications. To locate a service office near you,

Military License Plates

In recognition of those who have served our country, the Illinois Secretary of State offers several military service license plates.

For more information,

U.S. Veterans' Administration Services

Eligible U.S. military veterans can receive help for

  • health care provided at Veterans Administration hospitals;

  • adult day services;

  • in-home assistance; and

  • prescription medicines (after an initial dispensing fee). 

    *Co-payments may be required and health insurance providers may be billed.

For information, literature, eligibility standards and to locate VA facilities in your area,