Seal of Dane County County of Dane
Dane County Veterans Service Office

Programs & Services

Below are the programs and services that Dane County Veterans Service Office can help provide veterans. For questions, more information, or help applying for benefits please call (608) 266-4158 or visit one of our locations.

A U.S. military person returns home

Recently Discharged Veterans

  • Recording DD-214s:
  • VA Health Care Enrollment / Dental Care Enrollment
  • Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (SGLI) Enrollment
  • Establish Eligibility for State of WI Benefits
  • eBenefits

Disabled Vets

  • Compensation Claims
  • Filing Appeals
  • VA Non-Service Connected Pension
  • VA Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment Program
  • VOW to Hire Heroes Act


  • Wisconsin Veterans Homes at King and Union Grove
  • VA Non-Service Connected Pension with Aid & Attendance

Education Benefits

  • Montgomery GI Bill
  • Post- 9/11 GI Bill
  • Job Retraining Grant
  • VetEd
  • Wisconsin GI Bill

Home Buying

  • Requesting VA Certificate of Eligibility for home loans

Health Benefits

  • My HealtheVet
  • VA Health Care enrollment
  • Assistance for Veterans in Need (Needs-based dental grants)
  • VA Dental Insurance Program

In Time of Death

  • Dependency & Indemnity Compensation
  • Survivor's Pension
  • Burial Allowance
  • Burial Markers
  • Burial Flag
  • Government Life Insurance
  • Presidential Memorial Certificate
  • Grave site Flag Holders: Sold at cost by CVSO
Burial Information & Assistance with:

Other Services

For information on the following services, please contact the Dane County Veterans Service Office at (608) 266-4158:

  • Obtaining Military Records
  • Obtaining Military Awards
  • Providing Grave-Care Payments to Cemeteries
  • Speaking to Organizations
  • Referal to affordable housing resources
  • Outreach to Incarcerated Veterans
  • Pre-Death Advisement
  • Liaison Among Vets Groups
  • VAP - Veterans Assistance Program for Homeless Veterans
  • Vets Ride with Pride Bus Pass Program