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Veteran's Services

Harry S. Truman Memorial Veteran's Hospital 
800 Hospital Drive Columbia, MO 65201                                                                           

Hours: Call for an appointment: emergency room open 24 hours a day Services: Inclusive medical care for veterans, including but not limited to : Medical/Surgical Intensive care unit, Cardiology, Cardiovascular Surgery, Geriatric Evaluation and Management , Hospice, Substance Abuse Treatment. Eligibility: Eligible former members of the United States Armed Forces Fee: none for Veterans. 

Jefferson City VA Clinic
2707 W Edgewood Dr.Jefferson City, MO 65109

Mesothelioma Veterans Center

Malignant mesothelioma is a rare but serious cancer of the lining of the lungs or abdomen. It is most commonly caused by exposure to asbestos. In over 30% of all mesothelioma cases, asbestos exposure occurred during military service. Veterans from all branches of service are at risk, with the most common being the United States Navy and the Marines.

Missouri Career Center
1716 Four Season Drive Suite 101 Jefferson City, Mo 65101      
573-526-8115 Fax: 573-526-3494
Services: Job placement assistance, employer services, resume preparation, Unemployment
Insurance filing information, Missouri reentry process, Employment Services for Veterans
Fee: No charge
Eligibility: At least 14 years of age and legally able to work in the United States.  Veterans should ask for the Veteran Representative. 
Serving: Cole, Moniteau, and Osage Counties.

Mexico Veteran's Home
1 Veterans Dr., Mexico, MO 65265
573-581-1088   Fax:  573-581-5356

To be eligible for admission to a Missouri Veterans Home (RSMo Chapter 42), a Veteran during his or her lifetime must have lived in Missouri for 180 days, meet the criteria for Veteran status established by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, and require institutional health care services. Eligibility and admission decisions are made by a team comprised of the Administrator, Physician, Director of Nursing, Social Worker, Veterans Service Officer, and other professionals as needed.

Missouri Veterans Commission
205 Jefferson Street 12th Floor - Jefferson Building P.O. Drawer 147 Jefferson City, MO 65102                         

The Missouri Veterans Commission is a state agency established by Missouri Statute to aid all Veterans, their dependents, and legal representatives by providing information regarding the rights of Veterans and their dependents and to assist Veterans accessing their available benefits through State and Federal Government.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is a nonprofit veterans service organization comprised of eligible veterans and military service members from the active, guard and reserve forces.

Welcome Home Inc. (Veterans)
2120 Bus. Loop 70E, Columbia, MO 65201
(573) 443-8001  Resident's phone (573) 449-9041   Fax: (573) 449-5080
Hours: Office: 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. (M-F)- Hours vary depending on the director’s schedule

Services: Food, shelter, case management, Rapid Rehousing, VETS work employment services, transitional housing, crisis intervention and emergency assistance. 
Eligibility: Any homeless veteran may apply
Fee: none

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