Mass. Chapter 115 - Benefits for Veterans

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From the Veterans Service Office for Mattapoisett, Marion and Rochester

Mass. Chapter 115-Benefits

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is the only state in the Union that has made a provision by state law to provide veterans in need of financial assistance with food, housing, clothing, employment, and burial assistance. Veterans and widows may qualify for a "medical only" budget if their income is below the Federal Poverty Level.

  • Single ($2,010.00 per month)
  • Married ($2,707.00 per month)

For further information, please contact the Veteran Service Office for the Towns of Mattapoisett, Marion and Rochester at (508) 758-4110 ext. 7