Faribault County Veterans Services is committed to ensuring that all veterans and their families living in Faribault County who seek our assistance are provided quality service when it comes to benefits for veterans and their dependents. Our services are Free.

We consider our office a one-stop shop to apply for all Veterans Administration benefits (state and federal).  For an appointment, call (507) 526-6268.



Suicide Prevention Awareness

Veteran Crisis Line - Confidental Live Talk, Chat or Text

Beyond the Yellow Ribbon

Talk, Listen & Connect Took Kit for Deployed Families

Vet Center  

Military OneSource


Military and Veterans Special License Plates

Minnesota Combat Veteran Tax Credit

Hunting & Fishing License Information for Veterans & Active Duty Military

Deployment Health and Family Readiness Library

How Duty Status Affects Compensation

Pre-discharge Program

Green Care for Troops

MN Housing Veteran Services

Our Hero Handbook - Guide for Families of Wounded Soldiers

Military Records - National Archives - Records for Veterans and their families

Surge Support Child Care Services for Families

Shop My Exchange 


Employment Assistance

MN WorkForce Center - Contact Gary Walters Fairmont/Mankato Office

MN Veterans Employment Reps 

Transition Assistance

USA Jobs

DoD Job Search

DoD Transportal

State Employment Agencies/America's Job Bank

Federal Employment Opportunities

Troops to Teachers

Jobs in Mankato & Surrounding Areas

Get a copy of your Verification of Military Experience & Training

Licensing & Certification Information

Work Force Investment Act



MN Combat Veteran Tax Credit


Need Help with Finances?

Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans

Special Benefits for Wounded Warriors 

Faribault & Martin County Human Services

USAA -Insurance

SBA Loans

MN reservist & Veteran Business Loan Program


Recreation Opportunities for Veterans and Military Members

Armed Forces Vacation Club (AFVC)

U.S. Military Campgrounds and R.V. Parks

Armed Forces Lodging

Military Travel Center

Space-A Military Travel

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Military Golf Course Guide

Disabled Veterans Rest Camp

Veterans on the Lake

Honor Flight Network 

Movie Listings

100 % Disabled National Park Pass



Education Benefits

Minnesota GI Bill

Minnesota Army National Guard Education Office Contact  Information

Eligibility and Application for the Dependents and Survivors Educational Assistance
Program (DEAP, Chapter 35)

Resources for Educators and Parents

Higher Education Veterans Programs Regional Coordinators

Minnesota Schools and Training Programs Approved for VA Education Benefits

Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs Higher Education Programs

MDVA Surviving Spouse/Dependent Education Benefit (MN)

Veterans Educational Assistance Program (VEAP, Chapter 32)

Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans With Disabililities 

Online Colleges



Missing in Action (MIA), Killed in Action (KIA), or Prisoner of War (POW)

Advocacy & Intelligence Index for POW-MIAs, Inc.

Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO)

Joint POW-MIA Accounting Command (JPAC)

Library of Congress - Vietnam-Era POW/MIA Database

Minnesota Won't Forget POW/MIA

National League of Families

P.O.W. Network 


Useful Links:



Flag Etiquette

U.S. Military Medals Order of Precedence and Explanations of each Medal

Order Replacement Medals or Dog Tags

DoD Official Website

Minnesota Veteran One Stop Website

MDVA Information at Your Fingertips

National Resource Directory

Support Our Troops License Plates 


What Every Veteran Should Know Books and Newsletter 


Medical Information Links

Woman's VA Health Care

Minnesota Veterans One Stop

VA Medical Center, Minneapolis



National Hepatitis C Program


VA Benefits, Compensation and Pension Links

Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors Book

State Department of Veterans Affairs

MN County Veterans Service Offices/Officers

VA Benefits

What Families Should Know About Pension

VA Compensation & Pension

VA Compensation & Pension Rates

Vocational Rehab & Employment Program

Reemployment Rights

Home Loans or VA Home Loans


Quick Guide to Income/Assets for VA Purposes


Veterans Data & Information Web Sites

Veterans Data & Information

Request Copies of Military Records

National WWII Memorial

Pleural Mesothelimioma - Website for Veteran's exposed to Asbestos


VA Education Info Students-Teachers-Veterans

VA Kids (Grades K-5)

VA Kids (Grades 6-12)

VA Kids (Teacher's Page)


VA Veterans Home, Life Insurance and Death Benefits

Report a Retiree Death

Veteran Tributes

VA Burial Benefits

Life Insurance

Survivor Benefits

Widow-Widower Pension Benefits

MN Veterans Homes Also watch a video of  "Home for Heroes"

Multiple Adult Foster-Care, Assisted Living, Nursing Homes, Subsidized Housing

Arlington National Cemetery


Obituaries in Faribault County

Patton Funeral Home

Bruss Heitner Funeral Home

Spencer-Owen Funeral Home



U.S. Army

U.S. Navy

U.S. Marine Corps

U.S. Coast Guard

U.S. Air Force

U.S. Merchant Marines


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Faribault County Veterans Services
435 S. Grove St.
Ag Center Plaza, Suite 1A
Blue Earth, MN 56013

Phone: 507-526-6268
Fax:     507-526-4593

Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM