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Ray Guiden
Service Officer

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County Veterans Service Office


Services offered by the Veterans Services Office:

  • The CVSO informs veterans, dependents, and survivors of their eligibility for benefits payable through the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • Assist in obtaining addresses for benefits payable through Social Security Administration and other Federal/State government agencies.
  • Completes forms for Disability and Pension benefits that may be payable through the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • Informs survivors of procedures regarding military benefits
  • Obtains supporting documents for claims by veterans, their spouses and dependents.
  • Assists in completing forms for State and Federal burial benefits. 
  • Records original discharges (DD214) with the County Recorder’s office.

The Lake County Veterans Service Office is a County Agency.
We DO NOT have access to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs computer systems.
You must submit supporting documents with application for Federal or State benefits. 
We CANNOT look up any records or DD-214s related to a Veteran.
 

Disability Compensation Information:
https://www.benefits.va.gov/compensation/
Non-Service Connected Pension Information
https://www.benefits.va.gov/pension/vetpen.asp
Survivors Pension Information
https://www.benefits.va.gov/pension/spousepen.asp

Contact Us By Mail Or In Person
Building A - Room 109
2293 N. Main Street
Crown Point, IN 46307

Office Hours

M T W TH F

8:30 AM-4:30 PM (By Appointment Only)



Contact Us By Phone or Fax
Phone: 219-755-3285
Fax: 219-648-6040
Ray Guiden
Title: Service Officer
Phone: 219-755-3285
Fax: 219-648-6040

Email Ray Guiden

Jason Gootee
Title: County Veteran Service Officer
Phone: 219-755-3285
Fax: 219-648-6040

Email Jason Gootee

Karen A.
Title: Administrative Assistant and Secretary

Cindy P.
Title: Administrative Assistant and Secretary

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Last updated: 12-10-2019 12:59 PM