Medals/Awards/Decorations - veterans can obtain or replace medals awards or decorations they are entitled to either from government or commercial sources or they can apply for decorations for which they are qualified but which they did not officially receive at time of discharge.
Bonuses - there is no time limit on payment of WWII, Korea, Vietnam or Gulf War state bonuses. They can be obtained by applying locally.
Internet Websites - the local office maintains listings of websites of general interest to veterans.
License Plates - veterans can apply through the local office for distinctive license plates issued by the Commonwealth such as POW, Silver Star, Bronze Star, etc.
Transportation - Available for transportation to Boston VA Hospitals and assistance with transportation to other facilities through the VA health care transportation contact office
Frequently Asked Questions Not Covered Above
- VA Toll Free Hotline (800) 827-1000 - This number will put callers in direct contact with VA officials who are fully knowledgeable in ALL areas of Federal benefits and services.
- VA Website - This site has a wealth of information and forms related to VA benefits and services.
- State Department of Veterans Services Website - (617) 727-3578
Mesothelioma Veterans Center
Brian Basham, Director of Outreach
192 Nandina Terrace
Winter Springs, FL 32807