About the idaho division of veterans services

mmw_veteran_051708_articleOur Vision

Caring for America's Heroes

Our Mission

We are dedicated to serving Idaho’s veterans and their families by providing superior advocacy, excellent assistance with benefits and education, high quality long-term care, and respectful interment services in a dignified final resting place.


our Values

  • Compassion for All
  • Unending Accountability
  • Absolute Integrity
  • Outstanding Communication
  • Dignity for Everyone
  • Unconditional Honesty

Our goals

  • Provide high quality advocacy and benefit assistance for all Idaho veterans and their families.
  • Provide superior long-term care and enhanced quality of life for all Idaho State Veterans Home residents.
  • Honor Idaho veterans and their families with respectful interment services in a dignified final resting place.
  • Ensure high quality, well managed education and training programs for Idaho veterans.
  • Attract and retain excellent, compassionate staff and volunteers.
  • Operate with efficiency, innovation and adaptability.
Idaho Division
of Veterans Services
Veterans Home
Veterans Home
Veterans Home
Office of
Veterans Advocacy
Idaho State
Veterans Cemetery
351 Collins Road
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-780-1300

Division Administrator
David E. Brasuell
320 Collins Road
Boise, Idaho, 83702
Phone: 208-780-1600


Home Administrator
Kenneth Shull
821 21st Avenue
Lewiston, Idaho, 83501
Phone: 208-750-3600


Home Administrator
1957 Alvin Ricken Drive
Pocatello, Idaho, 83201
Phone: 208-235-7800


Home Administrator

Josiah Dahlstrom
444 Fort Street
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-780-1380

OVA Director
Bill Heyob
10100 Horseshoe Bend Rd
Boise, ID 83714-9521
Phone: 208-780-1340

Cemetery Director
James Earp