Located Inside of the Madison County, IL Administration Building
157 North Main Street, Suite 115. Edwardsville, IL 62025-1963
Phone: (618) 296-4554
Fax: (618) 692-8958
OFFICE HOURS: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Except Holidays)
If you are or know of a local Veteran, Veteran Family, Unremarried Widow of a Veteran or Adult Disabled Children of a Veteran who was disabled prior to the age of 18 in need of assistance or services, please contact the Veterans' Assistance Commission (VAC) at 618-296-4554 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
The VAC is NOT a Crisis Response Agency or Medical Provider. See below to contact a Crisis Response Agency.
- Emergency Dial 911 or 988
- Centerstone 24/7 Crisis Response - 855-608-3560
- Chestnut Health Systems 24/7 Crisis Response - 618-877-0316
- VA Mental Health Services has a variety of mental health resources, information, treatment options, and more all accessible to Veterans, Veterans’ supporters, and the general public.
Any Veterans in Active Crisis or in need of immediate Medical Attention should call 911, go to the nearest Emergency Room and/or call the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1 or text to 838255. Those in an active Mental Health Crisis can now call 988 to reach the National Suicide and Crisis Lifeline.