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Veterans Assistance Commission of Kankakee County

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: 189 E. Court Street, 4th Floor
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815.937.8489
Fax: 815.937.3655
Email: vac@k3county.net
Website: www.k3countyvac.com
Contact Person:

Karen Smietanski - Assistant Superintendent
Phone: 815.937.8489
Email: ksmietanski@k3county.net

  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Veterans Benefits Advocacy
Description: Our Mission With mutual respect, dignity, and acceptance through innovative and collaborative services the VACKC will provide tools for positive life changes to Veterans the their families.
Assistance VA Healthcare Claims, VA Disability and Pension Claims, Burial Benefits, and Financial Assistance for basic needs of shelter, utilities, food/personal hygiene. We also have Transportation to Hines. And, we are advocates for the 21st Judicial Circuit Veterans Treatment Court.
Phone: 815.937.8489
  General Information:
Description: Since 1987, the Veterans Assistance Commission of Kankakee County (VACKC) has served low-income, homeless, disabled, at-risk veterans and their families.
Agency Type: County
Territory/Geographical area: Kankakee County only

A Pledge for Life Partnership Initiative
1 Stuart Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
Email: kan-i-help.org