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Allegan County Veteran Services
3255 122nd Ave.,
Ste. 200
Allegan, MI 49010
Phone: (269) 673-0501
Fax: (269) 673-0569

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Allegan County Veterans Relief Fund

The Veterans Relief Fund can assist Veterans who’s income is less than or equal to their expenses, who have at least one day of wartime service (actual combat duty is not a requirement), and any type of discharge other than dishonorable.  This fund can assist veterans financially with emergency needs such as:

  • Rent/mortgage assistance*
  • Necessary utilities, heat, electricity, etc**
  • Food Vouchers
  • Personal needs
  • Car Repairs, tires, etc.**
  • Car payments**

*= Must be in Veteran’s name 


Things we can’t help with:

  • Cable or phone bills
  • Credit Card Bills
  • Non essential items (i.e. air conditioning, home remodeling, etc.)


How to apply:

The Veteran Relief Fund Board meets the first Thursday of each month
Prior to the board meeting, you must:
  1. Present copy of your Discharge document (DD214) with other than dishonorable discharge
  2. Complete this Application Worksheet
  3. Present copies of all bills you are requesting assistance for and proof of all expenses
  4. Present proof of all household income
  5. Estimates for all goods and services requested
  6. Meet with one of our Veteran Service Officers for a face to face interview

Certain restrictions do apply.
 Vet and his pet

 Armed Forces Seals