Burial & Survivor Benefits - Department of Human Services (Weld)

Department of Human Services (Weld)

 
Data Provided By
United Way of Weld County
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Weld County Veterans Service Office can assist county residents with obtaining burial benefits for a veteran through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. We will help you gather all necessary forms and assist you in filing for burial benefits. There is no fee for this service.
Urgent Services ProvidedThere are four burial benefits:
•Burial Allowance
•Flag
•Headstone / Marker
•Presidential Memorial Certificate
LocationWeld County
Geographical AreaWeld County, @ Surrounding Area,
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or walk in for information
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityIn addition, at least one of the following conditions must be met: •The veteran died because of a service-related disability
•The veteran was receiving VA pension or compensation at the time of death
•The veteran was entitled to receive VA pension or compensation, but decided not to reduce his/her military retirement or disability pay
•The veteran died while hospitalized by VA, or while receiving care under VA contract at a non-VA facility
•The veteran died while traveling under proper authorization and at VA expense to or from a specified place for the purpose of examination, treatment, or care
•The veteran had an original or reopened claim pending at the time of death and has been found entitled to compensation or pension from a date prior to the date or death
•The veteran died on or after October 9, 1996, while a patient at a VA-approved state nursing home
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Lobby Hours - Building C - 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Specific Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Building C)
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Deonn Harriss
Contact's Phone (970) 352-1551
Contact's Email dharris@co.weld.co.us
Physical Site Address 1 315 N 11 Ave
Physical Site City, State, Zip Greeley, CO 80631
Main Phone (970) 400-3444
Web Address www.weldgov.com
 
Additional Information
SourceWeld
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Department of Human Services (Weld)
Affiliated Program: Department of Human Services (Weld)
This Service: Burial & Survivor Benefits - Department of Human Services (Weld)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Autopsy Records (DF-7000.1700-050)
Birth Certificates (DF-7000.1200)
Burial/Cremation Expense Assistance (PB-0900)
Death Certificates (DF-7000.1700-300)