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Polk County Veterans Service Office

Melissa Gates

County Veterans Service Officer

602 East Church Street
Livingston, TX 77531

Phone: (936) 327 6838
Fax: (936) 327 9005

Email: melissa.gates@co.polk.tx.us
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The Disaster Distress Helpline, 1-800-985-5990, is a 24/7, 365-day-a-year, national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster.This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories.



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Information regarding banking options for VA Benefits Payments


If you do not have an account visit:


If you have an account but are not using direct deposit visit

https://www.va.gov/change-direct-deposit  or  Call 1-800-827-1000 (711 for TDD)


In light of the current health concerns due to the Coronavirus outbreak, I am going to implement in-person visits by appointment only until further notice.  Any business that can be handled by phone, please do so.  Let’s all do our part to keep our Polk County Citizens healthy!