Veteran Services

  • Veterans Services provides support and information to veterans and their families on Nantucket.
  • We can help you to file claims, pensions, locate your DD214, file for Chapter 115 benefits, and much more.
  • We are located at the VFW Center at 22 New South Road, Nantucket, MA 02554.
  • If you are not from Nantucket, we can help you find your Veterans Agent.
  • Click here for information on Military Disability

Recently Discharged Veterans – Persian Gulf War

Hyannis Primary Clinic: Medical Services / Support / Counseling

  • Ph: 508-771-3190
  • You the veteran have a five year window to apply and will be automatically enrolled in the veteran affairs system.
  • Everything is confidential and won’t affect your military record.

Career Opportunities - Susan Pollard

Job search / career training / resume building:

  • 508-548-4828 / 508-862-6123
  • 205 Worcester Court
    Unit 3B
    Nantucket, MA 02554
  • Cape Jobs

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program:

  • Ron Leblanc: 401-223-3610
  • This program is to help service connected disabled veterans find suitable employment / and to help the veteran achieve independence in daily living.
  • In order to apply you must have a service-connected disability of 10% or more or if you are a service member you must be within 6 months of separation.

Vet Center – Bonnie McIntosh

474 W. Main St.

Hyannis, MA 02601

Ph: 508-778-0124

All services are confidential and free to war time veterans and families

  • Readjustment Counseling
  • Marital and Family Counseling
  • Job Counseling
  • Sexual Trauma Counseling
  • Community Education

Department of Veterans Services –Arnold Patterson

  • Ph: 508-228-6149
  • If you are from Nantucket, Arnold can help you to file claims/pensions/locate your DD214 / annuities / burial benefits
  • If you are not from Nantucket ask us how you can find your veterans’ agent.

Welcome Home Bonus

Returning veterans are eligible for a welcome home bonus.