Telephone Resources

Important Telephone Numbers

Contact: VA Benefits / VA Regional OfficePhone: 800-827-1000
Contact: Iowa Department of Veterans AffairsPhone: 800-838-4692 or 515-252-4698
Contact: Iowa City VA Medical Center (VAMC)Phone: 800-346-1843 or 319-338-0581
Contact: Iowa City VAMC - After Hours Call CenterPhone: 866-687-7382
Contact: VA Decorah ClinicPhone: 563-387-5840
Contact: Life InsurancePhone: 800-669-8477
Contact: VA Education BenefitsPhone: 888-442-4551
Contact: Women VeteransPhone: 202-461-1070
Contact: Mammography HotlinePhone: 888-492-7844
Contact: Device for the Deaf (TTD)Phone: 800-829-4833
Contact: ChampVAPhone: 800-733-8387
Contact: Headstones and MarkersPhone: 800-697-6947
Contact: OEF / OIFPhone: 319-338-0581
Contact: VA Coaching Into Care (hotline for family & friends of Veterans)Phone: 888-823-7458
Contact: 24-Hour Veterans Crisis LinePhone: 800-273-8255, press 1
Contact: 24-Hour Homeless Veterans HotlinePhone: 877-424-3838
Contact: Women Issues HotlinePhone: 855-VA-WOMEN(82-96636)
Contact: Iowa Legal AidPhone: 800-942-4619


Forms & Applications Numbers

Contact: Compensation and Pension National Call CenterPhone: 800-827-1000
Contact: VA EducationPhone: 888-442-4551
Contact: VA Home Loan GuarantyPhone: 877-827-3702
Contact: Vocational RehabilitationPhone: 515-323-7550
Contact: Insurance Designation of BeneficiaryPhone: 800-669-8477


Des Moines National Service Officers

Contact: American LegionPhone: 800-944-2039
Contact: DAVPhone: 515-323-7539
Contact: PVAPhone: 515-323-7544
Contact: VFWPhone: 515-323-7546
Contact: VVAPhone: 515-323-7549
Contact: MOPHPhone: 515-362-7356