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Downtown Columbus, Ohio​

​Veterans Affairs - Columbus and Surrounding Areas

US Department of Veterans Affairs

The vision of the VA is to provide veterans the world-class benefits and services they have earned - and to do so by adhering to the highest standards of compassion, commitment, excellence, professionalism, integrity, accountability, and stewardship.

If you are new to the VA, a comprehensive overview can be found here.​

Veterans Affairs - Columbus Area

  • The Chalmers P. Wylie VA Ambulatory Care Center serves veterans in and around Columbus, while additional community-based outpatient clinics are located in surrounding cities. 

  • The Columbus Vet Center is located just south of OSU's campus and serves not only veterans, but their families and loved ones.  The Columbus Vet Center accepts walk-ins, offers flexible scheduling upon request, and also has services specifically for female veterans.

  • The Franklin County Veterans Service Commission​ ​is a county agency dedicated to helping veterans, active duty members of the Armed Forces of the United States, and their dependents.​ They offer several services including short term emergency financial assistance, advice and assistance applying for claims, ​funeral assistance, and employment assistance. ​

  • The Ohio Department of Job & Family Services - Veterans Services

  • Vet Success On Campus ; Ed Mathews (located at Ohio State), 614-688-1602 or

Veterans Affairs - Surrounding Areas

Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC)