Veteran Services

Contact Us:

Lyon County Government Center

607 West Main Street

Marshall, MN 56258

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Phone: (507) 537-6729

Fax: (507) 537-7371 


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Are you experiencing an emotional or mental health issue? 

Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255), Option 1 to speak with a 24/7 crisis counselor, or text 838255.  Secure chat is also available at the Veterans Crisis Line website. You may also call the VA Vet Center at 651-644-4022 during normal business hours to speak with a professional veteran's counselor and to arrange an individual counseling session in-person or in a group setting with other veterans. 


Am I a Veteran?  Watch this brief video for an explanation of the term "veteran" under state and federal law.


Please contact us for information or for assistance with applying for benefits for Veterans and family members:



VA Health Care

VA Educational Benefits

VA Compensation and Pension

VA Home Loans

VA Life Insurance

Veteran's Housing and Homelessness Support

CHAMPVA Health Benefits for Dependents & Survivors

Death Benefits, Burial and Memorial Benefits

Survivor's Pension and Compensation Benefits 

Military Retirement Benefits and Tricare Health Insurance for Military and Dependents

Dental, Optical and Special Needs Grants 

Military Records Requests (including DD 214 or equivalent)

                                                    Individual and Group Mental Health Counseling




Veteran Services Van

 Need a ride to your VA appointments?

The Lyon County Veterans Van is now traveling to the following locations:

Sioux Falls VA Hospital

(Every Tuesday and Wednesday)

Saint Cloud VA Hospital

(1st and 3rd Mondays)

 Arrange your ride in advance by calling:

(507) 537-6729


Home Improvement and Structural Alteration Grants

Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans

Educational Assistance

Gulf War Veteran Information

Minnesota Property Tax Exclusion

Minnesota Military Retired Pay Subtraction

VA Choice Program overview

Non-VA Emergency Care

Veterans Justice Program

Tips on Giving to Charity and Avoiding Scams

VA Dental Insurance Program

Caregiver Support

Tax Credit For Military Service in a Combat Zone

Camp Lejeune Family Member Program

Other VA Benefits Factsheets


For more information or assistance with navigating VA benefits and services, contact:  

          Lyon County Veteran Services          

 (507) 537-6729


Hours and Locations

Lyon County Government Center

8:00-4:30 M-F   Map

Public Works Building

8:00-4:30 M-F   Map

Law Enforcement Center

8:00-4:00 M-F   Map

Lyon County Zoning/SWCD

8:00-4:30 M-F   Map

Lyon County Landfill

6:00-4:00 M-F   Map


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Veteran Services

Veteran Service Officer
607 West Main Street
Marshall, MN 56258
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