Westmoreland County Office of Veterans Affairs

Westmoreland County Office of Veterans Affairs


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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Westmoreland County Office of Veterans Affairs provides assistance in applying for county, state and federal veterans's benefits. We provide a wide range of services and information for veterans and eligible dependents.
County benefits include:
  • Burial Allowance
  • Burial Plots
  • Headstones and Installation Allowances
  • Flags and Emblem Markers
  • Safeguard DD-214
For more information visit Westmoreland County Office of Veterans Affairs

State benefits include:
  • Blind Veterans Pension
  • Emergency Assistance
  • Educational Gratuity
  • Paralyzed Veterans Pension
  • Real Property Tax Exemption
  • State Veterans Home System
  • Widow's Real Property Tax Exemption
For more information visit Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs

Federal benefits include:
  • Disability Compensation
  • eBenefits
  • Education & Training
  • GI Bill
  • Healthcare
  • Life Insurance
  • Mortgage Delinquency Assistance
  • Pension
  • Survivor Benefits (DIC)
  • VA Guaranteed Home Loans
  • VetSuccess
For more information visit VA Benefits in Brief
LocationWestmoreland
Geographical AreaWestmoreland
Intake ProcedureApply for your VA benefits at your Local Regional Offices: VA regional offices can assist you with filing the appropriate VA forms.Also, to apply for a specific benefit, visit Apply
Intake RequirementsProof of service.
Helpful TipsIt's never too late to record your military discharge with the county. This safeguards the document and allows you to receive same day, certified copies at no charge.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary/Veterans
GenderEither
EligibilityYou may be eligible for VA benefits if you are a: veteran; veteran's dependent; surviving spouse, child or parent of a deceased veteran; uniformed service member; present or former reservist or National Guard member.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Matt Zamosky
Contact's Position Director
Contact's Email mzamosky@co.westmoreland.pa.us
Physical Site Address 1 2 North Main Street
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 205
Physical Site City, State, Zip Greensburg, PA 15601
Main Phone 724-830-3530
Hotline Phone Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1) or text Get Help NOW to 838255
Other Phone 724-830-3532
Fax 724-830-3010
Web Address www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/index.aspx?nid=390
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
Affiliated Program: Westmoreland County Office of Veterans Affairs
This Service: Westmoreland County Office of Veterans Affairs
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Active Military (YN-0500)
Burial Benefits (NS-1000)
Families of Active Military Personnel (YJ-2050.2030)
Families of Military Personnel/Veterans (YJ-2050)
Government Information Services (TJ-3200.2500)
Memorials/Monuments (PL-7600.5500)
Military Reserves (YN-5000)
Military Transition Assistance Programs (TM-5200)
Property Tax Exemption Information (DT-8700.6500-600)
Social Services for Military Personnel (TM-8200)
Veteran Benefits Assistance (FT-1000.9000)
Veteran Employment Programs (ND-6500.9200)
Veterans (YN-9000)