Wharton County Veteran Service Office

The Wharton County Veteran's Service Officer Mike Harbaugh, shall aid any county resident who served in the Armed Services or Nurses Corps of the United States , and any orphan or dependents of the person, to prepare, submit, and present any claim against the United States or a state for benefits to which the person may be entitled under United States or states law. The officer will defeat all unjust claims that come to the officer's attention.


Local resources for Food/Clothes/Utility payments:

  • St. Thomas Episcopal Church/ Thrift Store 979-532-1723 (church office) and 979-532-4737 (Thrift Store)
  • Share Center:  979-282-2021
  • Wharton Co. Community Action Program: 979-532-8222
  • Wharton Co. United way: 979-245-5852
  • Wharton United Methodist Church: 979-532-1100
  • Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church: 979-532-3492
  • First Baptist Church of Wharton: 979-532-4295


Career Phase:
  • All/Any
Discharges Allowed:
  • No Minimum Discharge
Military Branch:
Programs for Family Members:
  • Surviving Spouse
  • Surviving Child
Service Counties:
  • Wharton
Services Category:
  • VA Claims Assistance
VA Disability Rating Requirement:
  • No Disability Requirement
Vet Plus: