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
The Ohio Department of Administrative Services Military Leave Policy
Vet Success On Campus ; Ed Mathews (located at Ohio State), 614-688-1602 or Edwardmathews2@va.gov
Veterans Affairs - Surrounding Areas
Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC)