The Lawrence County Veterans Affairs Department is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including Armed Forces veterans and Reserve veterans. The VA also provides housing assistance to veterans who meet the eligibility requirements, as one of the VA programs for at-risk veterans in Lawrence County, Illinois. Veterans can receive housing benefits through collaborations between local Lawrence County Housing Authorities and the VA, particularly for homeless veterans. The VA also leases land and buildings for veteran housing programs. Veterans can learn more about their eligibility for Lawrence County housing services through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.
Illinois Veterans Affairs Department Lawrenceville IL 313 State Street 62439 618-943-6189
Veterans of Foreign Wars Lawrenceville IL 511 12th Street 62439 618-943-2244
Lawrence County Senior Centers provide services and programs for elderly members of the community, including emergency assistance, income support programs, and protective services. Senior Centers in Lawrence County, Illinois may also offer housing services for seniors, including low-income housing. Some Housing Authorities reserve space for seniors with income-controlled rent and on-site support services. Senior Centers provide information on applying for Lawrence County senior housing, meeting any income eligibility requirements, and accessing senior housing services. They may also help seniors complete the application process. Lawrence County Senior Centers provide information about their services online.
Sumner County Senior Center Sumner IL 127 Sycamore Street 62466 618-936-2023