Veterans Assistance Services

Mission Statement

To assist veterans throughout Coryell County.

Appointed Official

Richard W. Smith
Phone: 254-577-2202


Coryell County Main Street Annex
ATTN: Veterans Service Officer

800 Main Street Suite A, Gatesville, Texas 76528

312 S. Main Street, Copperas Cove, TX 76522


Gatesville Office: Wed 10 am - 2 pm
Copperas Cove Office: Mon - Thu 9 am - 4 pm Fri 9 am - 12 noon
Other times by appointment.

Appointments are not needed but are recommended.  This office observes County Approved Holidays.


Providing assistance to veterans with:

  • Filing claims
  • acquisition of DAV license plates
  • eligibility for discounts on state issued hunting & fishing licenses & state parks
  • assistance with property tax exemptions
  • social security benefits
  • other benefits ...


Killeen Heights Veterans Center
302 Millers Crossing, Suite 4
Harker Heights TX 76548
(254) 953- 7100 or 877-927-8387
FAX (254) 953- 7120

To serve Veterans & their families by providing: Professional readjustment counseling; community education; outreach to special populations; brokering of services w/community agencies; referring Veterans to other services in area.

Texas Home Health (Hospice - Veteran Partnership)
7503 Bosque Blvd.
Waco, TX 76712
(254) 756-0404 Main Other (866)382-0404
FAX (254) 757-1468
Tami Ott

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

Hospice-Veteran Partnerships (HVP) are coalitions of community hospices, VA facilities, end-of-life care & community organizations, & others working together to ensure that excellent care at the community based or statewide & may function independently or within an existing structure.

VFW Post 8577 (Bill Waltz)
1506 Veterans
Copperas Cove, TX 76522
(254) 542-2324