COVID-19 Service Updates
Until further notice, the (Palatine, Schaumburg, and Wheeling) office of the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs is closed to ensure the health and wellbeing of the veterans and military families that we serve. Although this office is closed, we are still dedicated to serving your needs. Full statement here.
Assistance is available to you by phone or email. Please contact Shynae Murphy
- Monday, Wednesday & Friday – 847-485-2772
- Tuesday & Thursday – 217-836-6691
- Email: Shynae.Murphy@illinois.gov
Veterans in need of further assistance can call the main Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs number (1-800-437-9824) or visit their website here to find a neighboring VSO.
1 Illinois Boulevard, Room # 201
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
Phone: (847) 884-0030 Ext. 2019
Fax: (847) 884-0039
IDVA Main Office:
Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs
James R. Thompson Center
100 West Randolph, Suite 5-570
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 814-2460
Fax: (312) 814-2764
Military and Veterans Discount Card
ResourcesRequesting Military Records
Military Discounts - https://themilitarywallet.com
US Department of Veteran Affairs Crisis Hotline
Veterans Assistance Commission of Cook County
Help Paying Your Mortgage
Behind On Your Rent?
Road Home Program - An innovative 3 week program for Veterans impacted by the invisable wounds of war.
Minority Veterans Program
Women Veterans Guide to VA Resources
Women Veterans Health Care
www.MakeTheConnection.net – New Interactive Resource for Veterans
Help Finding Work
Utility Workers Military Assistance Program - https://uwua.net/utility-workers-military-assistance-program/
Caterpillar - Hiring our Hero’s