VA’s Chicago Regional Benefit Office (RO) administers a variety of services, including Compensation, Education, Insurance, Loan Guaranty, Pension, and Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment for Veterans, Servicemembers, their families and survivors in Illinois. We offer the following additional services:
Visit Explore VA for an overview of VA’s benefits and services and for links to detailed eligibility and application information.
The Chicago RO’s Homeless Coordinator collaborates with the city’s Department of Human Services, the Chicago Police Department, and federal agencies to better identify and serve Veterans who are homeless. The coordinator attends the Interagency Region V Council on Homelessness meetings, has represented the Chicago RO at the International Conference of Paroling Authorities, and has assisted at the American Society on Aging National Conference.