Commission of Veteran Affairs


Story County Veteran Affairs Commission are members of (IACCVSO) Iowa Association of County Commission Veteran Service Officers. Their certifications are updated annually at the fall school as per State Code 35B.

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View a list of the current Commission members and their terms.

The Commission of Veterans Affairs provides assistance with emergency basic needs to Story County veterans and/or their family members, who were discharged under Honorable Conditions. Veterans need to have served 90 consecutive days of active Federal service, not counting training. Story County Veterans Assistance Programs are funded by Story County. 

Help with the following needs is available, subject to eligibility guidelines:

  • Funeral services
  • Food and provisions
  • Grave markers
  • Medical, dental, and vision care assistance
  • Prescription medication
  • Rent or mortgage payments
  • Transportation
  • Utilities