Housing Benefits

  • Grand Rapids Home for Veterans
  • D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans
  • State Veterans Homes Board of Managers

Employment Benefits

  • Workforce Investment Act (WIA)
  • Unemployment Compensation
  • Re-Employment Rights for Veterans
  • Veteran Preference for State Jobs
  • Michigan Rehabilitation Service
  • Service-Disabled Veterans Business Owners
  • Apprenticeship Program for Discharged Veterans

Financial Assistance Benefits

  • Emergency Grants
  • Home Heating Credit
  • Homestead Property Tax Credit
  • Disabled Veteran Homestead Exemption
  • Principle Residence Exemption
  • Michigan National Guard Family Support Funds
  • Veteran Trust Fund Emergency Grant Program
  • Family Relief Fund
  • Soldiers Relief Commission
  • Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Education Benefits

  • Tuition Grant Procedure Brief
  • Children of Veterans’ Tuition Grant Program
  • Education Benefit for Children of Disabled or Deceased Veteran

Other State Benefits

  • Property Tax Credit for Disabled Veterans
  • Automobile License Plates
  • WWII/Korean Vet HS Diploma Application
  • DD-214 Request Form
  • Dependent & Survivor Benefits


Michigan Department of Military and Veterans Affairs

Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency

222 N. Washington Square, 5th Floor

Lansing, MI 48933

Phone: 517-284-5298

Fax: 517-284-5295



TAA: Raymond Ladd



Veterans Affairs Agency Director: Jeff Barns

Phone: 517-284-5298

Email: barnesj7@michigan.gov