Bradley A. Lavite, Superintendent
157 North Main Street, Suite 115
Edwardsville, IL 62025-1963
CURRENT VAC OPERATIONS
During this time the VAC is asking Veterans to limit walk-ins by calling ahead. If you decide to come into the VAC as a walk-in, we will verify your contact information and then call you to discuss your need/s and set-up any in person or remote appointment as maybe needed and as appropriate.
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Do to increased call volume, please leave a message when calling our VAC office and someone will return your call based on highest priority calls first or use one of the other above alternative contact methods.
Any Veterans in Active Crisis or in need of immediate Medical Attention should call 911, go to nearest Emergency Room and/or call the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1 or text to 838255.
The Veterans’ Assistance Commission (VAC) provides needed services exclusively to Honorably Discharged Military Veterans and their families who reside in Madison County. The VAC works closely with local Veterans’ Service Organizations (VSOs), as well as local, state, and federal agencies, to ensure the rights to which each Veteran is entitled are preserved and granted. Services include Interim and/or Emergency Veterans' (Financial) Assistance, Administrative Case Work and advocacy-related services (case management), Transition Center services, and VA medical-related transportation services (DAV Transportation Network).
The Veterans' Assistance Commission of Madison County provides services for approximately 22,000 Madison County Veterans.
THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR ANY VAC SERVICE RENDERED.
Associations and Accreditations:
* National Association of County Veterans' Service Officers (NACVSO)
* Illinois Association of County Veterans' Assistance Commissions (IACVAC)
* Rotary Club
* Yellow Ribbon Program (YRP) Service Provider
* Fort Family Community Partner
* Madison County Continuum of Care (CoC)
Bradley A. Lavite - Superintendent
Devon Neal - Office Manager
Jason Burke - Bookkeeper
Bradley Yount - Veteran Service Officer Benefit Specialist
Torie Ryan - Veteran Service Officer Benefit Specialist
David Noble - Veteran Service Office Transition Specialist
Thank you for your interest, please check back at a later date, there are currently no vacancies with VAC.