Veterans Homes Program
The Missouri Veterans Homes manage a total of 1238 beds that provide long term skilled nursing care in compliance with 157 Federal Department of Veterans Affairs regulations. The Homes are located in Cameron, Cape Girardeau, Mexico, Mount Vernon, St. James, St. Louis, and Warrensburg.
Each of our seven long-term care facilities offers a community environment for Veterans with a best-in-class team that not only takes care of their physical and health needs but also their psycho-social needs as well.
At all our locations you will find:
- Licensed nursing home administrator
- Registered nurses on duty 24 hours per day
- Physician care
- Physical, speech, occupational and recreational therapy
- Prescription and non-prescription medications
- Maintenance, environmental, laundry, and dietary specialists
- Medical and Personal Care Supplies
- Social Services
Application for Admission
For questions about the admissions process, please select the home of your choice on the right of the page to contact the Admissions Coordinator for that home. In addition to completing the Admissions Packet, items that you will need for a complete application include the following:
- Copy of DD214
- Durable Power of Attorney Paperwork
- Proof of Residency
- Medical Information
An application is not considered complete unless all forms in the packet are complete. Ifyou have questions about a form, or need assistance filling out information, please contact the Admission Coordinators for the home you are most interested in residing.
Missouri Veterans Homes are not just great places to live, they are also great places to volunteer. Each year volunteers provide thousands of hours of service to our Homes. Volunteers are welcome in almost any area of interest you might have to include gardening, games, running the canteen, and more. Each Home has recognition activities to ensure that these special team members are fully recognized for their selfless donation of time, the most precious resource we have. If you are interested in volunteering with us fill out the Missouri Veterans Home Volunteer Application and submit it to your Home of interest. For questions, contact the Volunteer Services Coordinator.
Serving the state’s Veterans, is beyond rewarding – the smiles and gratitude are more than the heart can hold. Join the team at our Veterans Home, where we are “Always on Mission” to provide quality, compassionate care with dignity, excellence, and integrity. This nursing facility is not like the others – it’s better! If you want to put your skills and knowledge into action to positively impact the lives of our state’s heroes, apply today by visiting Heroes4mvc.mo.gov.