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Veterans Affairs

County of Monroe Department of Veterans Affairs
965 S. Raisinville Rd.
Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 240-3287

The mission of the Monroe County Department of Veterans Affairs is to assist veterans and their families in obtaining county, state, and federal benefits they have earned entitled. We initiate, develop and advocate claims for federal, state and local veteran's benefits, assist veterans enrolling in the VA Health Care System, administer the county veterans burial allowance program and assist with other death benefits for veterans survivors. We also coordinate emergency assistance through the Monroe County Veterans Affairs Committee, and refer veterans and their families to other appropriate programs. As part of the outreach program, staff attends various community meetings to inform the public of benefits available. Staff also attend ongoing training sessions that are offered by various service organizations, as well as state and national service officer organizations.

Please select from the date below the information that you would like to view. Please note that the minutes included in each agenda packet are form the previous meeting. The VAC meetings are held at 965 S. Raisinville Rd. Monroe, MI 48161 at 9:00am, the public is encouraged to attend.

VAC Members:
  • Larry Cymbola (Army)
  • Linda Lefcheck (Marine Corps)
  • James Walker (Marine Corps)
  • Edward Straub (Marine Corps)
  • Richard Gagne (Navy)

2021 Meetings 2022 Meetings
12-14-2021 Regular    
11-09-2021 Regular    
10-12-2021 Regular    
09-14-2021 Regular    
08-10-2021 Regular    
07-13-2021 Regular    
06-08-2021 Regular    
05-11-2021 Regular    
04-13-2021 Regular    
03-09-2021 Regular    
02-09-2021 Cancelled    
01-12-2021 Cancelled    
2020 Meetings 2019 Meetings
11-10-2020 Regular 12-10-2019 Regular
10-13-2020 Regular 11-12-2019 Regular
09-22-2020 Regular 10-08-2019 Regular
08-11-2020 Regular 09-10-2019 Regular
07-14-2020 Regular 08-13-2019 Regular
06-16-2020 Regular 07-09-2019 Regular
03-10-2020 Regular 06-18-2019 Regular
02-11-2020 Regular 05-14-2019 Regular
01-14-2020 Regular 04-09-2019 Regular
    03-12-2019 Regular
    02-19-2019 Regular
    01-08-2019 Regular
2018 Meetings 2017 Meetings
12-11-2018 Regular 11-14-2017 Regular
11-13-2018 Regular 10-10-2017 Regular
10-09-2018 Regular 09-12-2017 Regular
09-11-2018 Regular 08-01-2017 Regular
08-14-2018 Regular 07-11-2017 Regular
07-10-2018 Regular 06-06-2017 Regular
06-19-2018 Regular 05-09-2017 Regular
05-08-2018 Regular 04-11-2017 Cancelled
04-10-2018 Regular 03-04-2017 Regular
03-13-2018 Regular 02-14-2017 Regular
02-13-2018 Regular 01-10-2017 Regular
01-09-2018 Regular    
02-12-2017 Regular    
2016 Meetings 2015 Meetings
12-13-2016 Regular 12-08-2015 Regular
11-15-2016 Regular 11-10-2015 Regular
10-11-2016 Regular 10-06-2015 Regular
09-13-2016 Regular 09-08-2015 Regular
 08-09-2016  Regular 08-11-2015 Regular
 07-12-2016  Regular 07-14-2015 Regular
03-08-2016 Regular 06-16-2015 Regular
02-09-2016 Regular 05-12-2015 Regular
01-12-2016 Regular 04-14-2015   Regular
    03-10-2015 Regular
    02-10-2015 Regular
    01-13-2015 Regular


2014 Meetings
Meeting Date Meeting Type
11-18-2014 Regular
10-14-2014 Regular