The Department of Veterans Affairs is available to assist honorably discharged wartime veterans or their widow/widower with applying for available VA benefits, VA service connected and non-service connected pensions, and retrieving military service records. They also process applications for emergency financial assistance through the Michigan Veterans Trust Fund and the Ottawa County Veterans Affairs Committee as well as applications for the Ottawa County Burial Allowance. This department also helps honorably discharged veterans and their families with referrals and support services.

Ottawa County has a certified Veterans Service Officer available every Tuesday and Wednesday. To make an appointment call (616) 393-8387 or (616) 393-VETS or stop into the Department of Veterans Affairs on James Street.

Ottawa County Department of Veterans Affairs is located at 12251 James Street Suite 300, Holland, MI 49424. Their hours are Monday, Tuesday & Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm. To contact them call (616) 393-8387 or (616) 393-VETS or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..