Resources for Veterans

Guide to Veteran Benefits in Connecticut

2-1-1 of Connecticut Veterans – Benefits and Organizations

Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs
Office of Advocacy and Assistance
287 West Street
Rocky Hill, Connecticut 06067

Medals/Registry:  (860) 616-3685
Military Documents: (860) 616-3685
Burial/Cemetery Services: (860) 616-3688 or 3689
Fax: 860-616-3562

Apply for Veteran Flag on CT Driver's License or ID Card

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Phone: 800-698-2411


Veterans Experiencing Homelessness


Veterans Affairs Regional Office

Phone: 1-800-827-1000

VA Connecticut Healthcare System

Newington Campus

555 Willard Avenue
Newington, CT 06111
Phone: 860-666-6951

VA education and training benefits

Student Veterans of America

1012 14th Street NW, 12th Floor
Washington D.C. 20005
Phone: (202) 223-4710


National Archives- Request Veteran Records (DD-214)

Phone: 314-801-0800

Fax: 314-801-9195


How to Obtain your Certificate of Eligibility Online:


GI Bill Comparison Tool