Official Website for Cedar County, Iowa

Cedar County Iowa - Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs

Contact Information

 Patricia Hamann


Veteran's Affairs Office

400 Cedar Street

Tipton, IA 52772

Office Hours

Monday - Friday

7:30 am - 3:00 pm


(563) 886-2170



(563) 726-7511

VA Commissioners


Greg Bell



Mike Male


Stephen Wheeler


 Bill Van Waes


Robin Housley

About Veterans Affairs (VA)

For those who wish to register with the VA Medical Center in Iowa City, please choose one of the following three options


1. Click here to obtain the forms on the VA website;
2. Contact the Cedar County VA Administrator Phone number: (563) 886 - 2170 to obtain the forms
3. Call the Iowa City VA Medical Center Phone number: 1-800-637-0128 to request assistance.

The Commission of Veterans Affairs provides assistance to Cedar County Veterans who were discharged under Honorable Conditions and/or their family members. Veterans need to have served 90 consecutive days of active Federal service. 

Eligibility guidelines
Applying for federal benefits and other veterans aid

The Veterans Affairs department also provides assistance to all veterans and/or their family members in applying for federal benefits and other veterans aid, which include but are not limited to:


  • Service connected disability compensation
  • Special monthly compensation
  • Non-service connected pension
  • Surviving spouse pension
  • Aid and attendance/housebound
  • Military records upgrade and military records replacement
  • Agent Orange/PTSD/Desert Storm Sickness/Type II Diabetes/HepC
  • Application for VA HealthCare System
  • Application for admission to the Iowa Veterans Home
  • Headstones
  • All other federal programs for which veterans and/or dependents may be eligible