Emergency Financial Assistance 

The Veterans Service Commission provides short term basic living needs to eligible veterans, spouses, dependent children and widows on emergency basis.  The individual applying for assistance will need to stop by the office and fill out the application before the 1st Tuesday of every month when the Veterans Service Commission convenes.

Assistance Provided

• Food
• Electric
• Fuel
• Water/Sewage
• Mortgage
• Rent Payment
• Other miscellaneous



  • DD214 (or equivalent)

  • Proof of residency (mail with name and address or lease)

  • Proof of household income (check stub)

  • Current monthly bills​

  • Must be Putnam County resident for min. of 90 days.

Official Website for Putnam County Ohio Veterans Service Commission © 2017-2020

Contact PCVSC                           |     336 E. Main St. Suite A Ottawa Ohio

Ohio Dept of Veterans Services

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