Veterans Affairs


“Serving Those Who Have Served”

The Office of Veterans Affairs provides access to special programs and services for veterans and their families. As advocates for veterans, staff provides timely information on services, events and activities affecting veterans. This includes coordination with the Colorado Division of Veterans Affairs and the United Veterans Committee (UVC) of Colorado. The Veterans Affairs staff also assists all veterans in applying for benefits, employment assistance, medical care, transportation and coordination to other services.

Staff consists of volunteers who are military veterans. They are trained by and work in cooperation with the Colorado Department of Military and Veterans Affairs and have successfully been accredited by the National Associated of County Veterans Service Officers.

Douglas County Memorial Day Ceremonies

The following area ceremonies will be held on Memorial Day, May 30, to honor our brave military men and women who have given the ultimate sacrifice for the country.

Ft. Logan National Cemetery – 11 a.m.
Castle Rock – Cedar Hill Cemetery at 10 a.m.
Parker – Memorial Day Veterans Service of Remembrance at the JS Parker Cemetery at 10 a.m.
Sedalia – St. Philip in the Field at 11 a.m.
Highlands Ranch – The Highlands Ranch American Legion will place flags at the Highlands Ranch Veterans Monument to honor all fallen veterans (no official ceremony).

Our Mission

Assist county residents who served in the Armed Forces and their dependents to obtain any and all benefits for which they may be eligible.

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