logo color

Veterans Affairs

Contact Information

200 Main Street
Suite 4
Towanda, PA 18848
Pete Miller, Director

Phone: (570) 265-1704
Fax: (570) 265-1758
Email: bcvets@bradfordco.org

Office Hours

Monday-Friday
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

*Handicap parking and access is conveniently located at rear of the building.

Department Description

The Veterans Affairs Department is responsible for providing assistance, counseling and representation to veterans and their families in accessing county, state and federal benefits.

Services Provided

Services of this office include:

  • Burial assistance
  • Records maintenance
  • Providing grave markers, flags and holders for all county veterans’ graves
  • Financial assistance to county cemeteries holding veterans
  • State benefits applied for through this office include:
    • Tax exemption and educational assistance for 100 percent disabled veterans
    • Emergency assistance
    • Applications for the blind (paralyzed veterans and veteran’s homes)
  • Federal veterans benefits applied for through this office include:
    • Health care
    • Service connected compensation
    • Pension assistance for disabled, unemployable veterans
    • Counseling for surviving family members and returning veterans

Documents & Forms

Direct Deposit Enrollment Form

Declaration of Status of Dependents

Disability Compensation and Related Compensation Benefits Application

Education Benefits Application

Pension Application

Burial Benefits Application

Instructions for Completing Application for Health Benefits

Application for Compensation

Request Pertaining to Military Records

Burial Expenses Application

Widow Burial Expenses Application

Change of Address/Cancellation of Direct Deposit Form