Veterans Assistance Commission of Champaign County

The VAC of Champaign County is a distinct unit of local government created by State Law and funded by Champaign County. The VAC is a temporary financial assistance program designed to help veterans that find themselves in need. The VAC is managed by a Board of Directors who are veterans representing the various veteran organizations in Champaign County. Made possible by dedicated veterans via the Military Veterans Assistance Act /Illinois Compiled Statutes and the Intergovernmental Agreement between the County of Champaign and the Veterans Assistance Commission, the VAC can provide an additional link in your life to assist you to get through some difficult times.


Examples of Assistance


A partial listing of available services provided include assistance with the following:

  • Mortgage or rent payments.

  • Utility payments.

  • Food/Family Essentials

  • VA Claims

 Veterans Assistance Commission Information

Veterans Assistance Commission of Champaign County

Superintendent - Brad Gould 

1776 E. Washington Street
Urbana, IL 61832

Phone: (217) 819-3556