Veterans Health & Medical Services

State Assistance

Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) was created to consolidate separate veterans programs under one agency and provide grants, loans and a variety of services to eligible Wisconsin veterans and their families. Health Care Aid Grants. Veterans and their families may qualify for a grant to help pay for medical and some dental treatment if they are unable to afford these costs. Contact your County Veterans Service Officer for details.

Federal Assistance

Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Our goal is to provide excellence in patient care, veterans' benefits and customer satisfaction. We have reformed our department internally and are striving for high quality, prompt and seamless service to veterans. Our department's employees continue to offer their dedication and commitment to help veterans get the services they have earned. Veterans Health Benefits Health Care Act Veterans Health Administration Home Page. Contains a list of health benefits, information for patients about health care programs, prescriptions and current news.

Veteran's Health Administration Find information on how to improve the health of veterans through professionally developed policies relating to prevention and treatment, energetic outreach, and special attention to the unique healthcare needs of special populations, including women veterans, veterans with AIDS, Hepatitis C, and veterans exposed to environmental hazards.

Health and Medical Records

National Personnel Records Center, Military Personnel Records (NPRC-MPR) This site is for those seeking information regarding military personnel, health and medical records of discharged and deceased veterans of all services during the 20th century.

VA Offices in Wisconsin

VA Regional Office
5000 W. National Avenue - Bldg. 6
Milwaukee, WI 53295-0006
Call toll free 1-800-827-1000

VA Regional Office and Insurance Center
One Federal Drive - Bldg. Ft. Snelling
St. Paul, MN 55111-4050
Call toll free 1-800-827-1000

VA Medical Centers

Madison: William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital
Milwaukee: Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Tomah: Tomah VA Medical Center

Outpatient Clinics

Find the outpatient clinic in your area.

Community-Based Outpatient Clinics

Chippewa Falls: Chippewa Falls CBOC
Superior: Twin Ports VA Clinic
Rice Lake: Hayward CBOC
Rice Lake: Rice Lake CBOC

VA Facilities Locator and Directory finds the full list of VA Medical Centers, Outpatient Clinics, Community-based Outpatient Clinics, Vet Centers and Regional Offices by state.

Vet Centers

Madison: Madison Vet Center
Green Bay: Green Bay Vet Center
LaCrosse: LaCrosse Vet Center
Milwaukee: Milwaukee Vet Center

Vet Center Home Page Find your vet center and the services they offer.

Veterans Readjustment Counseling What it is, who is eligible and where to get help.

Related Links

The mission of the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) is to serve active duty military, their dependents and veterans with traumatic brain injury (TBI) through state-of-the-art medical care, innovative clinical research initiatives and educational programs. For more information, contact their headquarters at 1-800-980-9244 or email them at info@dvbic.org

American Red Cross Armed Forces Emergency Services The Red Cross provides assistance and information to veterans about the Department of Veterans Affairs. Red Cross workers assist veterans in the preparation, development, and effort to obtain evidence to support claim for financial benefits through the Board of Veterans Appeals. Also, through the Veteran Administration Volunteer Services, Red Cross volunteers provide a number of support services to patients in Veterans Administration hospitals.

The House Committee on Veterans' Affairs The Committee on Veterans' Affairs is the authorizing Committee for the Department of Veterans Affairs. The Committee recommends legislation expanding, curtailing, or fine-tuning existing laws relating to veterans' benefits. The Committee also has oversight responsibility, which means monitoring and evaluating the operations of the DVA.