Lapeer County Department of Veterans Affairs
287 W. Nepessing Street, Ste. 2
Lapeer, Michigan  48446
Phone: (810) 667-0256 Fax: (810) 245-6227


Counselor: Cheryl Burrough



  • With promise, our commitment and excellence to patrons of Lapeer County who served with honor defending our nations security, freedom, and constitution, protecting our rights as Americans.
  • Incorporating service ensuring respective federal, state, and local entitlements due to them and their families while providing valued quality, efficiency, and rights & proper responsiveness.



Inquiry, Resolution, & Correspondence:
Investigate & advise regarding issues between many agencies (local, state, and federal) and veterans their families. Prepare and forward data, information, and status to requesting agencies and claimants.

Counseling & Entitlement Consultations:
Assess, analyze, & inform clients about specific entitlements and how they apply to you.

Claims Processing:
Assess, Analyze, clarify, and interpret evidence and decisions, & assist claimants in preparing his/her application applying all reflective regulations, case precedents, & general counsel opinions from submission to the Board of Veterans Appeals.

Financial Emergency Relief:
Provide financial emergency relief for eligible veterans and family members when determined to be experiencing a temporary financial crisis. Michigan Veterans Trust Fund & the Soldiers and Sailors Relief Fund

Employment and Training Services:
Provide information on Veteran employment assistance and training programs.

Call for an appointment at: (810) 667-0256