About Veterans Service Commission - Geauga County
Last-Modified: 2020-09-02 22:11:51
A person who served in the Armed Forces of the United States on active military duty and was discharged under honorable conditions, and who either served on active duty for
reasons other than training or while serving on active duty for training, incurred a disability recognized by the Department of Veterans Affairs or Department of Defense as service-connected; an active duty member of the Armed Forces of the United States, or the spouse,
surviving spouse, dependent parent, minor child, or ward of a veteran or active duty member of the Armed Forces of the United States; AND A bona fide resident who has lived in Cuyahoga County for 3 months prior to the date of application.
Proof of residency is the responsibility of the individual seeking assistance; AND Must demonstrate emergency financial hardship and provide documentation as outlined in the Financial Assistance Packet.
Financial Assistance is provided for many things:
- Mortgage / Rent / Security Deposit
- Clothing / Shoes
- Personal Hygiene
- Medical Transportation
- Other financial assistance needs may be considered on a case by case basis
Mission Statement: To fulfill President Abraham Lincoln's promise...
With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation's wounds; to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan...