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Illinois Department of Veteran's Affairs Sterling

Address: 716 6th Ave., Rock Falls, IL 61071

Phone: (815) 626-2468

Fax: (815) 626-2856

Contact: Christine Rhoades, Veteran Service Officer


  • Bureau
  • Carroll
  • Jo Daviess
  • LaSalle
  • Lee
  • Ogle
  • Putnam
  • Rock Island
  • Stephenson
  • Whiteside
  • Other (See Remarks)


The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs is a state agency created for the purpose of assisting veterans, servicemen, their dependents and survivors in obtaining any benefits or advantages due to such person under the law of the United States, the State of Illinois, or any other state or governmental agency by reason of the veteran's military service.


Areas: All of Illinois. Hours: 8:00AM-12:00PM, 1:00PM-4:30PM. Services: Liaison between local veterans, dependents, and survivors, and the Veteran's Administration: Processes claims, Makes referrals, Gives information, Assists with preparation of forms and filing applications, Assists with obtaining benefits due, Assist veterans and their dependents in obtaining any State or Federal benefit in which they may be entitled to including; pensions, compensation, education, home loans, bonus' veterans homes, VA hospital care, and G.I. insurance. Eligibility: Veteran, service personnel, dependent or survivors.

Services Provided

  • Veteran Services

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