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Veterans Program

Mission:

The Whatcom County Veterans Program serves as a point of entry to local, state and federal benefits and services. We offer temporary financial assistance when appropriate, as well as connection to other services. We are grateful for the opportunity to support our Veterans who have served our country with honor.

Services:

  • Temporary Financial Assistance
  • Housing Assistance
  • Burial Assistance
  • Health Services
  • Compensation & Pension
  • Social Service Programs
  • Legal Assistance
  • Employment Assistance
  • Transportation

Location and hours:

Veterans Program Office

509 Girard Street, Lower Level
Bellingham, WA 98225
(360) 715-7453
(360) 676-6771 Fax

Appointments are preferred, however walk in hours are available.

Walk in Hours: 9:00 am - Noon and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Monday through Friday

Community Resources

  • Bellingham Vet Center (Mental Health)
    2800 Byron St
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    (360) 733-9226
  • VA Community Based Outreach Clinic(Mt Vernon)
    (360) 848-8500
  • DAV Van to Seattle Hospital
    (206) 764-2564 (206) 277-3893
  • Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement(Dental)
    800 E. Chestnut, Lower Level, Suite 2
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    (360) 788-6594
    http://www.whatcomalliance.org/about-waha/contact
  • County Veteran Transportation (Whatcom Volunteer Center)
    (360) 734-3055
  • Whatcom County Opportunity Council
    1111 Cornwall Ave., Suite A
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    (360) 734-5121
  • Whatcom Homeless Service Center
    1111 Cornwall Ave., Suite B
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    (360) 255-2091 ext. 101
  • Veterans Affairs Information Line
    1 (800) 827-1000

For Veterans interested in serving on the Veterans Assistance Board:

http://www.co.whatcom.wa.us/boards/veterans_advisory_brd.jsp

 

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