Veterans Services

Todd County cares about our Veterans

Todd County Veterans Service Office Mission Statement: We will dedicate ourselves to work collaboratively with the Department of Veterans Affairs and Nationally Chartered Veterans Service Organizations in promoting the interests and welfare of veterans, who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America, Their dependents and survivors. To enhance the quality of their lives through advising, counseling, claims assistance, education, advocacy and special programs. To ensure that they receive all of the benefits and services that they so well deserve for the sacrifices they have endured.

Office Hours:  Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 pm

Staples Office:  Teresa Sorenson is there every Tuesday, 9 a.m.-12:00 pm & 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
200 1st Street NE (across from Nyhus Chevrolet)
Staples, MN 56479
218-894-6300
Fax:  218-894-2878

To see Teresa please call 320-732-4418 to set up appointment.

Applications and Forms

https://www.va.gov/vaforms/

Contact Us

Pete Berscheit
Veterans Services Officer
347 Central Ave, Suite 5
Long Prairie MN 56347

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Resource Links

Recent News from Todd County Veterans Services

Transportation to VA

Todd County Veterans Van provides transportation to the St Cloud VA on odd numbered days (1,3,5 etc.) and Minneapolis VA on even numbered days (2,4,6 etc.)  To schedule to a ride on the van, please c...

June 20, 2019

Vietnam Veterans Recognition & Town Hall Meeting – Alexandria

A ceremony honoring west central MN Vietnam Veterans followed by a town hall meeting focused on improving VA health care services and benefits program is scheduled on March 19, at 5 pm., in the commun...

March 12, 2019

Veterans Identification Card (VIC)

What is a Veterans Identification Card or Proof of Service Card and how do you get one? The purpose of the Veterans Identification Card (VIC) is to serve as proof of service in the Armed Forces which ...

December 4, 2017