Veterans Assistance Commission

Superintendent: Gary Peekenschneider
Executive Secretary/Caseworker: 
Gloria Finley
Administrative Assistant: Kimberly Myers
Phone #: (309) 345-3877
Fax Number: (309) 342-7597
Office Hours:  Monday-Friday 8:30AM-4:30PM

Location:
Knox County Annex
121 South Prairie  Street, Suite 3
Galesburg, IL  61401

Freedom of Information Officer:  Scott G. Erickson, County Clerk

Duties of Office:
The Veteran’s Assistance Office provides a variety of services including:

  • Assist veterans with service and non service connected claims.
  • Provide aid and attendance to veterans in need.
  • Provide assistance with debt management issues.

How to get information:
Information regarding the office  may be obtained by phone at (309) 345-3809.  Freedom of Information requests may be made in person or by mail to the above listed contact.  Requests by mail should be sent to 200 South Cherry Street, Galesburg, IL  61401.

Employees:  Full Time 2
Annual County Budget Available HERE