Veterans Service Agency

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  1. Nominate the next Madison County Veteran of the Year before October 1st

    It's that time of the year again to participate in WAVEM's program and nominate a Veteran Of The Year! Read on...
  2. ATTENTION VIETNAM ERA VETERANS

    Please join Congressman Anthony Brindisi for a special event to honor Vietnam Era Veterans from Madison County on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. Read on...
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Services

  • Benefits Counseling By Accredited Service Officers
  • Claim Development
  • Form Preparation
  • Military Records & Medals
  • Notary Public

Partial List Of Benefits

  • Blind Annuity (NYS)
  • Burial Benefits
  • Compensation (Service-Connected Disabilities)
  • Education (VA & NYS)
  • Home Loan Guarantee
  • Hunting & Fishing Licenses (NYS, must be 40% service-connected disabled or greater)
  • Medals and Awards
  • Park Passes (NYS, must be 40% service-connected disabled or greater)
  • Pension (Non-Service Connected Disabilities)
  • Property Tax Exemption (Local)
  • Service Records
  • Survivor Benefits
  • VA Health Care
  • Vocational Rehabilitation

Wartime Service Dates


  • World War I - 4/6/1917 through 11/11/1918
  • World War II - 12/7/1941 through 12/31/1946
  • Korean War - 6/27/50 through 1/31/1955
  • Vietnam War - 8/5/1964* through 5/7/1975 (*2/28/1961 if "in-country" before 8/5/1964)
  • Gulf War - 8/2/1990 through a date yet to be determined

Resources


DAV Transportation             (315) 425-4352  Website
Syracuse VA Hospital          (315) 425-4400  Website
Rome Outpatient Clinic        (315) 334-7100  Website
Veterans Crisis Hotline        (800) 273-8255  Website
Veterans Homeless Hotline (877) 424-3838  Website