Veterans Program

As of July 1, 2021, our offices are open to the public by appointment only at our Girard Street location. Our facilities at State Street remain closed to the public.

To make an appointment, call (360) 778-6000 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. To speak with a public health nurse, call (360) 778-6100. 

We will still follow all COVID-19 safety protocols and guidance from the state Department of Health. Unvaccinated individuals are expected to keep wearing masks when doing business in county buildings. If you're unvaccinated and don't bring a mask with you, we will provide one for you.

Walk-in services will become available weekdays from 1:00 - 4:30 p.m. beginning September 7, 2021. We are continuing to provide most services online, or by phone and email.

Services

  • Burial Assistance
  • Compensation and Pension
  • Employment Assistance
  • Health Services
  • Housing Assistance
  • Legal Assistance
  • Social Service Programs
  • Temporary Financial Assistance
  • Transportation

Mission 

The Whatcom County Veterans Program serves as a point of entry to local, state and federal benefits and services. We offer temporary financial assistance when appropriate, as well as connection to other services. We are grateful for the opportunity to support our Veterans who have served our country with honor.

Events Calendar

If you have an event you would like to add to the calendar, please contact administrator at
Veterans@whatcomcounty.us