Commissioner Ron Welch (BG Ret.) and the Middletown Council of Veterans invites Veterans and members of the public to join us on Memorial Day to honor and remember our fallen heroes. The remembrance ceremony will take place on Monday, May 27th, 2024 at 2:00pm at the State of Connecticut Veterans Cemetery located in Middletown, CT. For more information press here

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State and Federal Veteran Resources

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Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs

The state agency of Veterans Affairs offers several benefits for Connecticut Veterans.
Check out our Guide to Veteran Benefits in Connecticut* for more information.

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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

U.S. Veterans Affairs launched a new site so veterans can manage their VA health care, disability, education, request a new DD214 and other federal programs; all in one place. Access and manage your VA benefits and health care here!


*Effective October 1, 2018 - Public Act 18-47 extends certain state and municipal benefits, currently available to veterans honorably discharged or released under honorable conditions from active service in the armed forces, to veterans who received an Other than Honorable (OTH) discharge characterization.