Veterans Assistance Homepage

Contact Information

Northeast Office
4641 Cohen Ave.
Suite D
El Paso, Texas 79924
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Phone (915) 759-7990 ext. 1
Fax (915) 759-0217
Hours Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm


East Office
2350 George Dieter Dr.
Suite B, Room 211
El Paso, Texas 79936
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Phone (915) 538-1675
Hours by appointment

efmontelongo@epcounty.com
roheassler@epcounty.com

Useful Links

Veterans Treatment Court
Veterans Advisory Board
Facebook page
Texas Veterans Commission

Other Resources

House Committee on Veterans Affairs
Texas Veterans Commission
Texas Veterans Portal
Department of Veterans Affairs
G.I. Bill Website
Texas Veterans Land Board

The Veteran Assistance program provides assistance to veterans their dependents, and surviving spouses of El Paso County in any manner related to the Department of Veterans Affairs and help administer the veterans programs of the State of Texas.

The Veterans Assistance office, as mandated by Texas Civil Statues, provides assistance to veterans residing in the County. This office interviews and advises clients on entitlements, assists in filing or service connected disability claims, answers and researches inquiries regarding medical, educational, home loans and other benefits, assists clients in completing Veterans Assistance forms and in filing appeals with the Veterans Administration. The Veterans Administration Office also serves as liaison with veterans' organizations and ensures compliance with all departments of veteran's affairs and related laws, procedures and policies.

Goal: Apply for 100 Benefits claims during fiscal year 2019.

Objective 1: Assist 400 clients with Veteran-related issues, concerns and questions.
Objective 2: Attend a minimum of 30 community outreach events.
Objective 3: Develop at last 25 provider partnerships.
Objective 4: Publish updated Veterans Resources Directory quarterly.
Goal: Provide $300,000 in rental and utilities assistance to qualified Veterans, dependents and surviving spouses with FY19-20 TVC Grant.

Objective 1: Complete FY18-19 TVC Grant funding and in accordance with policies and guidelines.
Objectove 2: Complete grant application process prior to submission deadline.
Objective 3: Commence grant program July 1, 2019.