Department of Veterans
Veterans Service Officer: Donald S. Knapp
Assistant Veterans' Service Officer: Christine Chessia
600 Chief Justice Cushing Way
Scituate, MA 02066
Phone: (781) 545-8715
Fax: (781) 545-5716
This department provides the
following services to the veterans of Scituate and their
- Assists in applying for federal claims
- Service-connected compensation
- Nonservice-connected pension
- Health benefits
- Prescription Drugs
- Survivor pensions
- Business, education and burial benefits
- Headstones and markers may also be
obtained through this office
The office provides benefits
to needy veterans and their families under Massachusetts
General Law, Chapter 115.
We work with the veteran in
order to overcome barriers to employment.
The office works with such
agencies as DET, the Department of Transitional Assistance,
the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission as well as state
and federal hospitals and physicians in all matters of health
issues. Attention is given to veterans or widows in local
We flag veterans' graves on Memorial Day.
Flags and wreaths are placed
at thirty two Veterans Memorials within the Town of Scituate.