Benefits Assistance

BENEFITS AND SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ServiceAdministers a variety of benefits and services that provide financial and other forms of assistance to Veterans, their dependents, and survivors. Major benefits include Veterans’ compensation, Veterans’ pension, survivors’ benefits, rehabilitation and employment assistance, education assistance, home loan guaranties, and life insurance coverage.
LocationNew York
Geographical AreaNew York (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamiliton, Montgomery, Orange, Putnam, Rennselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, Westchester, Nassau, Suffolk)
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureNew York (Statewide) 518-474-6114 National Number for assistance dial 844-698-2311
Additional RequirementsProof of military status
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityVeterans and their families
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 245 West Houston Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip New York, NY 10014
Main Phone 800-827-1000
Web Address www.vba.va.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS - NEW YORK REGIONAL OFFICE
Affiliated Program: BENEFITS AND SERVICES
This Service: Benefits Assistance
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Benefits Assistance (FT-1000)
Families of Military Personnel/Veterans (YJ-2050)
Veterans (YN-9000)