Veterans' Services


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Welcome Veterans! Welcome to the Veterans' Services web site. Our mission is to provide veterans access to both state and federal resources to obtain well-deserved benefits.

Welcome Home Bonus If you served during wartime, you should apply for a one-time bonus. Veterans with active service in Afghanistan or Iraq are entitled to a $1000 bonus.  GWOT Veterans in CONUS or other parts of the world eligible for $500.  Contact Veterans' Services for the application or visit the State Treasurer’s website for more info.

Veterans are now eligible for subsequent bonuses! If you were deployed more than once, apply!! It is never too late to apply for your bonus, no matter what wartime era you served!

Did you serve during the Vietnam era?
Recently the dates of eligibility was extended to May 17, 1975. Previously, it was April 1, 1973. So, if you served between April 2, 1973 and May 17, 1975, you are now eligible for the Vietnam Bonus. Use the link above to download an application.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Carl Bradshaw Veterans' Services Director 508-278-8600 ext 2017
Annmarie Cleary Veterans' Services Assistant 508-278-8600 ext. 2037