Marshfield Veterans' Services



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Marshfield Veterans' Council Meeting
Wednesday October 19, 2016
7 pm Town Hall 2nd Floor Hearing Room 2

Discussion items include: but not limited to: Parade, Parade Route


      


Contact:                                

William C. Dodge
bdodge@townofmarshfield.org
Veteran's Service Officer

Carin L. Paulette
csmith@townofmarshfield.org
Deputy Veteran's Service Officer

Address:
870 Moraine Street
Marshfield, MA 02050           
Phone: (781) 834-5576                    
Fax: (781) 837-1239     



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Our Mission The mission of the Marshfield Department of Veterans’ Services is to be the chief advocate for Marshfield veterans and their families.The Marshfield Department of Veterans' Services provides information and assistance in obtaining any federal state or local veterans benefit or veterans services to which they may be entitled. Examples of these benefits include but are not limited to VA Disability Claims and PensionsFinancial and Medical Assistance under MGL Chapter 115, Pension with Aid and Attendance, Property Tax Exemptions , Annuities and Deferrals, etc. Our goal is to provide this service with the dignity and respect these men and women have earned through their service to our nation.

CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF LOCAL VETERANS SERVICE OFFICERS BY TOWN



Massachusetts Veterans HOME Act signed into law!  Click to read, this is about more than just housing!








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Tickets may be picked up after October 3rd, Online or at these locations:
Ventress Memorial Library, Marshfield Senior Center,  Marshfield Veterans' Services in Town Hall 





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Want a Veterans ID Card?

Right now there is no Veteran ID, but one from the VA could be available for you in 2017! Stay tuned for updates..

                                

  

VETERAN RESOURCES
 

AM I A VETERAN?  Definition of "Veteran" G.L. Chapter 4, Section 7, Clause 43 

Eligibility also found in the Federal Benefits and Services book.
2014_federal_benefits_for_veterans_english_1.pdf


REFERENCES

1. Massachusetts Guide to Veterans' Laws & Benefits
Laws and Benefits Document (downloadable)

2. Resource Guide for Veterans and Service Members
http://www.mass.gov/ago/docs/civilrights/vets-guide.pdf


3. Federal Benefits and Services

2014_federal_benefits_for_veterans_english_1.pdf The federal government offers benefits, services, and programs for veterans and their families, as well as members of the Reserve Component.

4. Retired Military Handbooks- Download


SELECTIVE SERVICE.. Do you need to register??

VA FORM LIBRARY (use the library so you know you have the most up to date forms. VA will not accept out of date forms.

Are my Benefits TAXABLE?
Find out what benefits (Compensation, Retired Pay, etc) are taxable in your State.

                      

Guard and Reserve Members- Click to Check on your VA Benefits! -VAGuardReserve.pdf