Veterans Service

Matt Erickson - Veterans Service Officer

Veterans Service News...
  • Spotlight Resource

    Veterans Honor Flight of ND/MN is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America's Veterans for all their sacrifices by taking them - free of charge - to Washington, D.C. to visit the memorials.

    Top priority is given to senior Veterans - World War II and Korean War Veterans - along with other Veterans who may be terminally ill. Flights occur in the spring and fall of each year pending fundraising.

    Find out more at

  • 'Veterans News' Newsletter Now Available

    The Becker County Veterans Service office is now publishing a 'Veterans News' newsletter to help highlight events, news, and announcements for our local Veterans. The latest version is available here at Volume 2 Issue 8 (PDF).

Mission: To serve Becker County Veterans and their families with dignity and compassion and to be their principal advocate in ensuring that they receive medical, educational and financial benefits, social support and lasting memorials. As advocates for veterans and their families, we are committed to providing the very best services with an attitude of caring, courtesy and respect.

Vision: To promote the well-being of veterans and their families through assistance in obtaining medical care, benefits and social support.

Becker County Veterans Services assists in claims processing for veterans' benefits to the Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans and their dependents may be entitled to benefits and services through both federal and state programs:

Our office also works with the Veterans Service Offices of other Minnesota counties. If you have recently moved to Becker County from another county in Minnesota, or if you are planning to move to another Minnesota county, please contact us and we will arrange to have your records moved to ensure a smooth transition of service.

Other Resources
Veterans Linkage Line
Veterans Crisis Line
Fargo VA Medical Center