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Des Moines Regional Office

 

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Under Secretary for Benefits Paul R. Lawrence, Ph.D.Tele-Townhall with the Under Secretary

Join us for live tele-townhalls scheduled to accomodate all our Veterans across the country.

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2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), portrayed in an illustration created at the CDC. ALISSA ECKERT, MS; DAN HIGGINS, MAMOur Response to COVID-19

We appreciate your patience as we continue to work with you during this time of crisis. View VBA COVID-19 response, updated regularly.

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Appointments for Interviews with Benefits Counselors

To ensure the health and safety of our customers and employees during the COVID-19 pandemic, Benefit Counselors are available by appointment only.

Benefit Counselors are available to meet with Veterans and their families face-to-face at our Regional Office, VA Central Iowa Health Care System, and Iowa City VA Health Care System Veterans also have the option to set up a telephone interview or virtual meeting via WebEx with a Benefits Counselor.

If you would like to set up a meeting with a Benefits Counselor, click HERE to set up an appointment.

Assistance is also available by contacting our National Call Center at 1-800-827-1000.


Are you an Alaska Native Vietnam-era Veteran?

You may be entitled to a Native allotment selection, if you are an Alaska Native Vietnam Veteran who served between 1964 and 1971, AND have not received a Native allotment, OR are a heir to someone who meets the above criteria. For more information, visit the Bureau of Land Management web site and CLICK HERE for more information.



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Office Information

Des Moines Regional Office

210 Walnut St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm

Announcement

Announcement

Some regional offices have re-opened with limited hours and services. We may be screening visitors due to COVID-19. For your safety and convenience we continue to offer help online and by phone.

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