797 Broadway Schenectady, New York 12305-2704 ♦ (518) 377-2423 (p) ♦ Hours: 9am - 4pm, M-F
William H. Frank, Jr., Director
Schenectady County Veteran’s Service Agency
The Schenectady County Veterans Agency is here to serve you. We will advise you on all of the benefits available to you, based upon your service. We will also assist you in applying for those benefits and in responding to all queries regarding your applications until the process is complete. It is our sincere desire to safeguard the rights and benefits that you all have so nobly earned.
All you need to do is call us for an appointment and we will establish a personal, confidential file for you.
Our Veteran Service Department will help you navigate the Department of Veterans Affairs' bureaucracy, and our services are free. We will advise you on all of the benefits available to you, based upon your service. We will also assist you in applying for those benefits and in responding to all queries regarding your applications until the process is complete. It is our sincere desire to safeguard the rights and benefits that you all have so nobly earned. We will help with gathering the information necessary to support a claim, file the claim, and track the claim through the VA system. We can also assist with filing appeals for denied claims. Our expertise can help you avoid the pitfalls and delays that missing paperwork or improperly filled out claim forms can cause..
Memorial Day Ceremonies
|Monday, May 20||Mont Pleasant Veteran's Monument (Altamont Ave. and Chrysler Ave.)||6PM|
|Tuesday, May 21||St. Adelbert’s Cemetery||6PM|
|Wednesday, May 22||Scotia Memorial Day Parade||6PM|
|Thursday, May 23||Rotterdam Parade - Starts at Mohonasen H.S.||6:30PM|
|Saturday, May 25||Place flags on graves at Saratoga National Cemetery||7:30AM|
|Monday, May 27||Vale Cemetery Ceremony||10:30AM|
|Schenectady Veterans Park||11AM|
|Rotterdam Town Hall (Reception to follow at VFW Post 1895)||2:00PM|
Schenectady County Honor A Veteran Program
The Schenectady County Council of Veterans Service organizaitons is proud to present the Schenectady County Honor-A-Veteran Program which will, on a quarterly basis, honor individual veterans who were either born in or currently reside in Schenectady County.
Honoring Robert D Shave
Saturday, June 1, 2019
St. Luke's Community Hall
1241 State Street
CLICK HERE for information on how to nominate a veteran.
Memorial Service for Ralph F. Boyd, Sr.
Mr. Boyd was very active in veterans' causes, Schenectady City and County activities, and causes throughout his life. He was named a Schenectady Patroon in November, 2008.
Friday, June 14, 2019
NYS Veteran Affairs App
The New York State Division of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA or Division) advocates on behalf of New York’s Veterans and their families, as individuals and as a group, to ensure they receive benefits granted by law for service in the United States Armed Forces.
Apps Available from the Google Play Store and ITunes
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