The Department of Veterans' Services takes applications for benefits that provide financial and medical assistance to qualified veterans, their dependents and surviving spouses.
Information is also provided on all state and federal Veterans' programs. Forms are made available to obtain these benefits and assistance is given to complete them.
Veterans' Services Secretary Tom Kelley Seeks Returning Veterans' Input
Any returning Veteran who is having difficulty securing benefits or healthcare through the federal VA system or who is seeking employment upon return, is encouraged to contact the Dept. of Veterans' Services at www.mass.gov/veterans or call (617) 210-5782.
Massachusetts Soldiers Legacy Fund
The Massachusetts Soldiers Legacy Fund was created to provide money for college expenses to the children of men and women from the Commonwealth who die in combat. Click here for more information.