Richland County

Veteran Service Commission

Welcome to Richland County
Veterans Services

We are a dedicated space that serves veterans with utmost respect, honor, and support. We are here to provide professional service to our deserving veterans and their families by assisting them with applications to different benefits on the federal, state, and local levels.

Our wide array of programs guarantees comprehensive aid, from benefit services to financial aid, and transportation services. Our doors are open to all eligible veterans, offering client meetings during our regular office hours without the need for appointments; our firm belief in a first-come-first-served basis ensures fairness and equality.

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Where To Get Started

Come Visit Us

We eagerly welcome you for friendly, face-to-face conversations during our office hours, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m, closed 12:00 p.m- 1:00 p.m for lunch. There’s no need for an appointment; we believe everyone’s equally important. So please, come on over whenever you can — it’s always first-come, first-served here!

We are located in the Peoples Community Building at:

597 Park Avenue East
Mansfield, OH 44905

2024 MEMORIAL DAY ACTIVITIES

PLACING OF FLAGS IN MANSFIELD CEMETARY

Saturday, May 25, at 9:00 a.m.

Please come help honor our veterans by placing a flag on their grave. Look for our van and trailer at the Veterans Honor Grounds to pick up flags. Starting here avoids traffic congestion at the front gate.

AVENUE OF FLAGS CEREMONY AT MANSFIELD MEMORIAL PARK

Sunday, May 26, at 1:00 p.m.

ANNUAL PARADE

Monday, May 27, at 10:30 a.m.

The parade begins at the 5-way intersection of Park Avenue West and Marion Avenue, and continues down Park Avenue to the gazebo on the square. There is a memorial service at the gazebo immediately following the parade.

PICKING UP FLAGS IN MANSFIELD CEMETARY

Saturday, June 1, at 10:30 a.m.

We will have 2 locations to drop off flags – at the Veterans Honor Grounds and by the Vasbinder Monument near the Old Soldiers Ground. All volunteers are welcome!