Veteran Services Office advocates on behalf of all the Fitchburg Veterans and dependents, to provide them with quality support services, and to provide financial and medical assistance, in accordance with MGL Chapter 115; CMR 108, to eligible Fitchburg residents.
The Department advises and assists clients in obtaining benefits to which they are entitled. Some of the benefits are:
Emergency financial assistance (MGL CH 115) to all eligible veterans who served honorably.
Annuity payments to 100% disabled/blind Veterans, Gold Star parents and spouses.
Property tax exemptions for service connected Veterans or surviving spouses
Assistance in obtaining federal VA benefits, such as service connected disability and non-service pensions, medical benefits, home loan and educational benefits, death and burial benefits and any other benefit they may be entitled to receive.