Veterans Service Commission

Steven Gossard, Executive Director/CVSO
One Court House Square
Suite 170
Phone: 419 674 2219
Fax: 419 673 8406
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8.30am - 4.00pm
Closed between noon and 1pm
Email the Veteran Service Commission
Hardin Vets Website

Are you a veteran living in Ohio?

Then you may be eligible for educational, employment, financial, health care, home loans, and many other benefits. The best way to get connected to your veterans benefits is to visit your county veterans service office. Ohio's 88 county veterans service offices are trained to advise you about available benefits and help you apply for these benefits.

Commission Members

Gerald Purcell - AMVETS (President)
Nelson Shultis, Sr. - VFW (Vice President)
Terry Hamm - VVA At Large (Secretary)
Ray Petty - DAV At Large (Member)
Robert (Matt) Crawford - American Legion (Member)

Need more Info? Visit the Ohio Dept. of Veterans Services at or call 1-877-OHIO-VET (1-877-644-6838)