NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

 
General Information
Description of AgencyOversees state and local veterans affairs agencies to assure benefits and advocacy are made available to members of armed forces, veterans and their families and dependents. Also is the approving agency for the Bureau of Veterans Education which approves educational institutions for Montgomery GI Bill educational benefits.
Geographic AreaAlbany, New York; New York State
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation. (Offices in Brooklyn and Manhattan.)
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
Agency TypeFunded by government.
 
Client Information
EligibilityNew York State veterans, armed forces members, their dependents and survivors.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationHours vary
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 12 Empire State Plaza, 17th Floor
Physical Site City, State, ZipAlbany, NY 12223-1551
Mailing Address 12 Empire State Plaza, 17th Floor
Mailing City, State, ZipAlbany, NY 12223-1551
Main Phone(888)VETS-NYS (888-838-7697)
Other Phone(631)853-8387 (Hauppauge)
EmailDVAinfo@veterans.ny.gov
Web Addresswww.veterans.ny.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateNov12
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Affiliated Programs: NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF VETERANS AFFAIRS-NORTHPORT
NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF VETERANS AFFAIRS-RIVERHEAD
Affiliated Services: NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF VETERANS AFFAIRS-NORTHPORT
NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF VETERANS AFFAIRS-RIVERHEAD