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Veteran Services Division
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The mission of Charlotte County Veteran Services is to provide eligible veterans and their dependents with those benefits to which they may be entitled under federal, state and local law, In accordance with established policies and procedures.

Charlotte County Veteran Services ensures that highly-trained VA certified staff is available to advise and assist veterans, their dependents, and the widows and orphans of those veterans who, by virtue of their service in the military of the United States of America, may be entitled to benefits. 

We in Veteran Services understand that applying for veteran benefits can be confusing to say the least.  Our Veteran Service Officers are certified and understand the laws and procedures that can help you obtain your earned benefits.  

Our services are free of chargeThere is also no fee or cost for submitting an application for VA benefits.

Veteran Services Staff: Jocey Henderson, Manager; Ivey Winkler, CVSO; Amy Pomeroy, CVSO; and Trisha Rodriguez, ACVSO.

What We Can Do For You

We can help you understand and apply for these benefits.

In addition we can help you apply for Florida Veteran benefits.
  • ​​100% Disabled Hunting and Fishing license
  • 100% Disabled Identification Cards
  • 100% Motor Vehicle License Plates
  • Other state benefits.
 For more information about Florida state benefits: floridavets.org/benefits-services/​


We understand that your needs may not always be for VA or state benefits.  So we are also able to provide referrals for many of your other needs.  Such as:  homelessness, need for an Assisted Living Facility or nursing home, homestead exemptions, and more.


Veteran Services
1050 Loveland Blvd.
Port Charlotte, FL 33980
Veteran Services West County Office
6868 San Casa Drive, Unit 12
Englewood, FL 34224
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