Veteran's Agent

We make house calls for home-bound Veterans or spouses!

About Us

The Veterans’ Agent is responsible for:

  • Providing eligible Veteran clients with services under state and federal law utilizing all available resources, public and private. Services and benefits include Annuities, Awards and Medals; Burial Information; Chapter 115 Benefits: Education and Employment; Flags and markers.
  • Financial Assistance; Food, and Housing; License Plates; Medical Assistance; Pensions; Real Estate Tax Abatements; Record Retention and other areas.
  • Maximizing financial reimbursement to each city and town, and advocate on behalf of eligible individuals for earned benefits.
  • Educating individuals and towns to improve knowledge of, access to, and information concerning services and/or benefits.
  • Conduct ceremonial events that recognize and pay tribute to military service

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Richard Girard, Jr. Director / Agent (413) 786-0400 Ext. 236/237