Find York County Maine veterans service organizations. Veterans organizations like the VA (Veterans Affairs), VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars), Amvets, vet centers, and departments provide information and help with benefits, charities, insurance, disability, medical care, education, programs and compensation for veterans of the US Armed Forces.
US Veterans Readjustment 628 Main Street Sanford ME 04083 207-490-1513
United States Veterans Affairs Department-Veteran Affair Maine Healthcare System 655 Main Street Saco ME 04072 207-294-3100
Veteran Services Department 441 Main Street Sanford ME 04083 207-324-2763
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6977 75 Cape Neddick Road York ME 03909 207-363-9827
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7997 76 Atlantic Avenue Old Orchard Beach ME 04064 207-934-9910
York County Veterans Alliance 24 Bradbury Street Biddeford ME 04005 207-294-7330
Veteran Centers are open to veterans and active duty service members, including members of the National Guard and the Army Reserve. Certain services at Vet Centers are also available to family members of veterans and service members, including counseling services.
The Montgomery GI Bill provides veterans with up to 36 months of funding to study at colleges, technical schools, or vocational schools. The benefit can be used for up to ten years from the date of discharge or release from active duty. Spouses and children of veterans may also be eligible for education benefits through the Dependents' Educational Assistance program.
The VA runs a housing program through the Veterans Benefits Administration that offers loans to veterans to purchase homes, primarily in rural areas and small towns where private financing may not be available. Veterans may also use the service to refinance a home.