Joseph Heath
Veterans Service Officer

P.O. Box 401
618 Summit Street
Winona, MS 38967

Phone- 662-283-1618

Email: jheath@montgomerycountyms.com

Hours of Operation:  Thursday and Friday 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Responsibilities and Duties

Advises veterans, veteran's survivors and their dependents of their rights under military service benefits acts and other relevant legislation.  Investigates and conducts interviews with veterans and their dependents to obtain a comprehensive case history in order that eligibility for aid can be determined.  Assists veterans and dependents in the office and the offices of other public agencies in the preparation and follow-up of applications for state and federal benefits including home loans.  Reviews and files claims for veteran benefits.  Develops and mainitains close liasison with other veteran service agencies.