Bristol County VA Benefits (Massachusetts)

The Veterans Affairs Department in Bristol County, Massachusetts is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including veterans of the Armed Forces and the Reserves. The Bristol County VA offers a range of benefits, such as housing assistance, medical benefits, and disability compensation. Veterans may also qualify for education and vocational benefits, such as the G.I. Bill, pension services, and benefits for the spouses and family members of veterans. The Veterans Affairs Department medical benefits include VA-run medical centers, outpatient clinics, and nursing home care. Local Vet Centers provide veterans benefits such as employment assistance, counseling services, and assistance applying for other Bristol County VA benefits. The Bristol County VA also offers assistance with qualifying for benefits and receiving VA benefits. The Veterans Affairs Department provides additional information about VA benefits and Vet Centers on its website.

American Portuguese War Vets New Bedford MA 197-199 Hemlock Street 02740 508-996-9510

Bristol County Veterans Association Fall River MA 755 Pine Street 02720 508-679-9277

Cape Verdean American Veterans New Bedford MA 561 Purchase Street 02740 508-858-5110

Dartmouth Veterans Department Dartmouth MA 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-910-1818

Disabled American Veterans Fall River MA 72 Bank Street 02720 508-674-1997

Disabled American Veterans Chapter 7 New Bedford MA 19 Willis Street 02740 508-992-3766

Fall River City Veterans Services Fall River MA 1 Government Center 02720 508-324-2436

New Bedford Veterans Service New Bedford MA 1213 Purchase Street, 8 02740 508-991-6184

North Attleboro Veteran Services Department North Attleborough MA 43 South Washington Street 02760 508-699-0120

North Easton Veterans Services Easton MA 136 Elm Street 02356 508-230-0550

Raynham Veterans Service Raynham MA 558 South Main Street 02767 508-824-2707

Rehoboth Veterans Agent Rehoboth MA 148 Peck Street 02769 508-252-4467

Somerset Veterans Agent Somerset MA 140 Wood Street 02726 508-646-2827

Swansea Department of Veterans Services Swansea MA 68 Stevens Road 02777 508-673-9814

US Department of Veterans Affairs - VA New Bedford Clinic New Bedford MA 175 Elm Street 02740 508-994-3202

Veterans Housing Program New Bedford MA 20 Willis Street 02740 508-992-5313

Veterans of Foreign Wars Fall River MA 486 Bedford Street 02720 508-672-9515

Veterans of Foreign Wars Norton MA 38 Summer Street 02766 508-285-3845

Veterans of Foreign Wars Attleboro MA 122 Park Street 02703 508-222-2159

Veterans of Foreign Wars North Attleborough MA 50 Jefferson Street 02760 508-699-2052

Veterans of Foreign Wars New Bedford MA 281 Appleton Street 02745 508-995-3610

Veterans of Foreign Wars Taunton MA 82 Ingell Street 02780 508-824-9064

Veterans of Foreign Wars Freetown MA 89 Middleboro Road 02717 508-763-2292

Veterans of Foreign Wars Fairhaven MA 109 Middle Street 02719 508-997-1707

Veterans of Foreign Wars New Bedford MA 477 Park Street 02740 508-994-2822

Veterans of Foreign Wars Dartmouth MA 144 Cross Road 02747 508-996-9599

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2045 Swansea MA 130 Main Street 02777 508-678-9871

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8500 Somerset MA 329 Washington Avenue 02726 508-678-7245

Women Veterans Transitional New Bedford MA 98 Arnold Street 02740 508-717-8710

A Department of Aging in Bristol County, Massachusetts operates at the state or local level to provide services that promote the health, safety, and independence of elderly people. These services can include meal delivery programs, in-home care, family caregiver support, and transportation assistance. Bristol County Departments of Aging also offer benefits assistance for aging veterans. They can connect veterans to Bristol County VA benefits, including disability compensation and pension support. Veterans qualify for the Aid and Attendance program, which provides a monthly pension for veterans who require medical assistance. Veterans can also receive pensions for permanent disabilities and receive healthcare services such as long term care, Bristol County VA medical center care, or other geriatric healthcare. Bristol County Departments of Aging can help veterans apply for and receive benefits, and they provide more information about accessing veteran benefits on their website.

Acushnet Department of Aging Acushnet Center MA 1R South Main Street 02743 508-998-0280

A Social Security Office in Bristol County, Massachusetts acts as a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration, which provides retirement benefits and disability benefits for qualifying people. Social Security also offers veterans work credits for qualifying military service, which can raise monthly retirement benefits. In addition to Bristol County VA disability benefits, veterans can also receive Social Security benefits. Social Security Offices process applications for Bristol County disability benefits for veterans wounded while on active military service, including expedited processing of disability benefits applications for veterans with a VA compensation rating of 100% permanent and total. A Bristol County Social Security Office can help veterans determine if they qualify for benefits, process applications for Social Security disability benefits or retirement benefits, and assist with receiving benefits. Social Security Offices provide additional information and resources about veteran benefits on their website.

Attleboro Social Security Office Attleboro MA 106 Pleasant Street 02703 508-226-2710

Fall River Social Security Office Fall River MA 400 North Main Street 02720 508-674-2453

New Bedford Social Security Office New Bedford MA 53 North 6th Street 02740 508-999-3101