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 Delta County has an office offering resources to veterans. The office serves both veterans and their families. Both Colorado benefits and federally funded benefits are coordinated through this office.

The Veteran’s Service office can help with the following and more:

1. Compensation for a service-connected disability.

2. Assistance with general improved pensions – basic, housebound as well as aid and attendant.

3. Assistance with an improved pension for wartime veterans or dependents that are totally and permanently disabled or are over the age of 65.

4. Assistance with application for Certificates of Eligibility for home loans.

5. Information regarding the state of Colorado Veteran’s cemetary in Grand Junction.

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 Delta County Veteran’s Services is a participating member in Delta County Senior Resource Council and can be reached at (970) 874-2082.

Contact Information
501 Palmer Street, Suite 106
Delta, CO 81416

Ph: (970) 874-2082

Hours
Mondays and Tuesdays
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
(If unable to meet these days, call and make an appointment)

Delta County Veterans Office Assists veterans and/or their family with any matter that relates to their military service and helps complete United States Department of Veteran Affairs applications for service connected compensation and/or improved pension.
Service connected compensation is for an injury sustained or aggravated while in the military. An improved pension is a need-based program for non-service connected veterans that are permanently and totally disabled, or over the age of 65.

A sample of other tasks that this office can help with:

  • State of Colorado Veteran’s Benefits
  • completing the Application for Military Records (DD-214)
  • Military ID Card Requests
Delta County Veteran Organizations

Organization Post # Post/Chap Name Town Meeting Day Time Location
American Legion 104 Cobbett Wetley Cedaredge 2nd Thursday 6:00 PM Community Center
VFW 9221 Grand Mesa Cedaredge 4th Thursday 6:30 PM Dinner Cedaredge Masonic Hall
American Legion 190 Crawford 1st Tuesday 7:30 PM Crawford Town Hall
VFW 3571 Lee Marts Delta 1st Monday 7:00 PM Dinner Delta American Legion Bldg
Disabled American Veterans 23 Delta 2nd Monday every other month 7:00 PM Delta American Legion Bldg
American Legion 65 Harry A. White Delta 3rd Monday 7:00 PM Delta American Legion Bldg
VFW 9333 Black Canyon Hotchkiss 1st Thursday 7:00 PM Hotchkiss VFW Post
American Legion 97 Wilson-Head Paonia 2nd Tuesday 6:30 PM Paonia American Legion Bldg

For more information on Veterans Affairs, forms and/or publications, please select any of the links below:

 

You are urged to contact all programs in your area and become an informed consumer.