Veterans

 
Press Release on Veterans Seminar and Luncheon on November 8, 2017
at the Stanley T. Williams Center located at 1332 Middletown Ave, Northford starting at 11:00 a.m.
Please call 203-4846017 to reserve a seat
 
 

State of Connecticut - Department of Veteran’s Affairs

287 West Street

Rocky Hill, CT  06067

(860) 616-3600

 

Admitting Department

(860) 616-3705 or (860) 616-3703

 

Billing Department

(860) 616-3639

 

Residential & Rehabilitative Services

(860) 616-3703

 

Blue Star Banners – American Legion

1-888-453-4466

www.legion.org/troops/bluestar

 

 

Office of Advocacy and Assistance

Manager of Veteran’s Advocacy and Assistance

Connecticut Department of Veteran’s Affairs

Administration Building

287 West Street

Rocky Hill, CT  06067

Director                                (860) 616-3682

Medals/Registry               (860) 616-3695

Military Documents        (860) 616-3684

 

Veteran’s Services Supervisor

555 Willard Avenue

Newington, CT  06111

(860) 594-6604 Phone

(860) 667-1081 Fax

Office Hours are:

Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


 

Veteran’s Administration/Elderly Vet Coordinator

State of Connecticut Department of Veteran’s Affairs

70 West River Street

Milford, CT  06460

(203) 874-6711 Phone

(203) 874-6716 Fax

Hours of operation are:

Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

VA Benefits for Survivors

 

Honor Flight Network

(937) 521-2400

www.honorflight.org

 

Honor Flight New England

Joy Byron (603) 518-5368

Sheila Peters (603) 418-5368

www.honorflight newengland.org

 

Non-profit organization that transports veterans to Washington, DC to visit their memorials.

Priority given to Senior Veterans, WWII survivors, and terminally ill veterans.

 

Tax Exemptions:

Assessor’s Office

909 Foxon Road

North Branford, CT  06471

(203) 484-6013

Persons currently serving in one of the branches of the U. S. Armed Forces or honorable discharged vets who served at least 90 days during war time are eligible for

 a Veteran Exemption. File the North Branford Assessor’s Office.

 

Military Relief Fund

(860) 524-4968

www.ct.gov/mil/mrf

Assist service members and their families who live in Connecticut and are experience financial hardships.

 


For more information, please visit:

http://www.ct.gov/governorrell/cwp/view.asp?A=3675&Q=444490

 

 

Veteran’s Affairs

1-800-827-1000

www.va.gov

Administers programs and provides healthcare facilities for Veterans with honorable discharge. Programs include pharmacy, loans, pensions, burial, life insurance, and more.

 

Skilled Nursing Home and Pension Benefits

State of CT – Department of Veteran’s Affairs

70 West River Street

Milford, CT  06460

(203) 874-6711 – Phone

(203) 874-6716 – Fax

Hours of operation are Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Provides eligible veterans or surviving spouse skilled nursing home pension benefits. Benefits eligibility based on vet service status, Title XIX status, age, and disability.  Application form


State Veteran’s Cemetery – 317 Bow Lane Middletown, CT

Department of Veteran’s Affairs

Billing Office

287 West Street

Rocky Hill, CT  06067

(860) 616-3888

Or through your funeral director. All war-time veterans released under honorable conditions that entered the service or died when a resident of the State of Connecticut and their spouses may be offered free burial plots, markers, and perpetual care.

 

Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines

New Haven (203) 789-7841

Branford (203) 804-3100

Non-profit agency providing assistance to veterans with an honorable discharge. Assistance may include areas such as shelter, food, pharmacy, and the like.

 

 

Veterans                                                                                                             National Guard

 

Veterans Home – (860) 721-5833                                                              Transitional Assistance Advisor – (860) 524-4908

 

Veteran’s Home – Substance Abuse                                                       Judge Advocate – (860) 548-3203

(860) 721-5817

                                                                                                                                Family Assistance – 1-800-858-2677        

VA – West Haven (203) 932-5711                                                             

                                                                                                                                Military Family Assistance – (860) 524-4960

HealthCare for Homeless Vets

(203) 479-8043                                                                                                   Navy/Marine Corp Relief (860) 694-3285

 

Homeless Program – (203) 931-4036                                                        Tricare – (860) 326-2073

 

Readjustment Center – (203) 932-9899                                                  Military Support (Free Counseling)

                                                                                                                                1-866-251-2913 24hours/7days 

Veteran’s Crisis Line - 1-800-273-8255


 

Veteran Support Services

 

Substance Abuse Services

 

Connecticut Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services                                                1-800-662-4357

Focus on Recovery Helpline                                                                                                        1-800-374-2800

 

Homelessness

 

National Coalition for Homelessness                                                                                       1-800-838-4357

 

Financial Difficulty

 

Debt Adjustors, Money Management, Inc.                                                                          1-888-845-5669

CHFA Veteran Mortgage Refinance Program                                                                       (860) 721-9501

US Small Business Admin/Patriot Express                                                                             (860) 240-4894

CT Dept. of Insurance/Consumer Affairs                                                                                              (860) 297-3900

CT Dept. of Social Services/Veterans Programs                                                                  (860) 424-5024

 

Emergency Assistance Grants

 

CT Soldiers’, Sailors’, and Marines’ Fund                                                                                                1-800-491-4941

 

Counseling Needs

 

CT Military Support Program                                                                                                       1-866-251-2913

National Crisis Hotline                                                                                                                    1-800-784-2433

National Suicide Support                                                                                                              1-888-784-2433

Brain Injury Association of Connecticut                                                                                  (860) 721-8111

 

Employment Assistance

 

CT Dept. of Labor – Veteran’s Programs                                                                                                (860) 263-6514

US Dept. of Labor – Veteran’s Programs/CT                                                                        (860) 263-6490

 

Other

 

CT Trial Lawyers/VA Appeal Specialists                                                                                   (860) 522-4345

 

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