Veterans Services provides two locations in Indian River County to service the needs of Veterans and their dependents and survivors in regards to the following:
preparation of and filing claims for service connected disability compensation
non-service connected disability compensation
death pension and accrued benefits
veteran's life insurance
other claims for benefits, which you may be entitled to under federal or state statues
obtaining copies of military discharge documents, service medical records and VA claim files
Indian River Health Department
2525 St. Lucie Ave. 32960
Tel: (772) 772 226-1499
Fax: (772) 770-5038
11602 US Hwy 1
Tel: (772) 589-6597
The Veterans Council also provides other services:
Indian River County Veterans Medical Clinic
The VA Clinic is located 372 -17th St., Vero Beach, FL 32960 (just west of Indian River Blvd). It provides primary care services, including basic diagnostic services.
Veterans needing specialized treatment not available in the Vero Beach clinic will have to travel to West Palm Beach.
The clinic's location, on the north side of town, allows veterans from Sebastian and surrounding towns easy access to it, as well.
Transportation to VA Medical Center, WPB
The Veterans Council of Indian River County provides free transportation for eligible veterans to and from the VA Medical Center, West Palm Beach. Call: (772) 226-1695
For more information, visit the website or visit or call one of the two locations listed above.
VETERANS SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS
There are American Legion posts and a Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Indian River County that provide help to veterans and their families.
American Legion Post #39
1535 Old Dixie Highway, Vero Beach, FL 32960
American Legion Post #189
807 Louisiana Avenue, Sebastian, FL 32958
V F W Post 10210
815 Louisiana Avenue, Sebastian, FL 32958