Veterans Services

Jefferson County Veterans Services Office assists Jefferson County residents who served in the United States armed forces obtain any and all Veterans Administration (VA) benefits for which they may be eligible. There is no fee of any kind for our assistance. 

Watch the Veteran Services Benefits Videos and read the Veterans Services blog for more information on a variety of Veterans Services topics.

Listen to the new Podcast featuring Jefferson County, Colorado Human Services Veterans Services program. Veterans Services Officer, Diane Ricci, discusses many topics relevant to Veterans and the services available to all who have served.

  1. Health Care
  2. Benefits & Services
  3. Burial & Memorials
  4. Jeffco Service Officers
  5. Contact Form

VA's health care offers a variety of services, information, and benefits. As the nation’s largest integrated health care system, VA operates more than 1,400 sites of care, including hospitals, community clinics, community living centers, domiciliaries, readjustment counseling centers, and various other facilities.

Work Study Opportunity

If you're a full-time or 3/4 time student in a college degree program, or a vocational or professional program, you can "earn while you learn" with a VA work study allowance. 

Learn more by viewing the VA Work Study Flyer.

Employment Services for Veterans

We know that it's not always easy to find a job after military service. The Jefferson County Business & Workforce Center works with you to utilize, promote, and expand upon your training, work ethic and skill sets to find you the perfect career. The Jefferson County Business & Workforce Center is charged with ensuring that all eligible veterans are provided with maximum employment and training opportunities, with priority given to disabled veterans and veterans of the Vietnam-era.

Those services include, but are not limited to: registration, counseling, referral to supportive services, referral to job openings, job development or training. Visit the Business & Workforce Center, Veterans page to view the veteran’s orientation video, upcoming events and programs available to you.