U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
1-800-827-1000 (New York City)
The main website link to services and programs provided by the government for veterans
and their families.
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs Employment Center
The single federal source for Veterans looking for new career opportunities in the
private and public sectors, as well as Servicemembers transitioning to the civilian
workforce, military spouses and dependents looking for employment opportunities, G.I.
Bill beneficiaries transitioning from training to the job market and employers looking
to connect with high quality applicants. This new site integrates multiple tools and
resources for both job seekers and employers, including the Veterans Job Bank.
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America
A nonprofit organization started in June 2004 that provides information and takes
action in support of service members and their families.
Middletown Vet Center
726 East Main Street, Suite 203
Middletown, NY 10940
Vet Centers provide readjustment counseling and outreach services to all veterans who served in any combat zone. Services are provided at no cost to the veteran or their family.
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am-4:30pm
Orange County Veterans Service Agency
111 Craigville Road
Goshen, NY 10924
The Orange County Veterans Service Agency informs and assists veterans and their families, and members of the military in matters relating to numerous VA benefits, rights, and privileges available to them.
Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
This agency also has additional off-site offices. Call for locations, and days and hours of operation.
Castle Point VA Medical Center
Castle Point, NY 12511
To schedule an appointment, please call (845) 831-2000
Peer networking for Veterans and Armed Forces Members. Participation is FREE, anonymous and confidential. Each VET2VET gathering provides a place for peers to network with one another in a safe and nonjudgmental environment. Meetings throughout Orange County.
To talk with a Veteran and learn more about VET2VET, please contact Thomas Bauer at TBauer@mhaorangeny.com.