Helpful Veteran Information

The Department of Military Affairs and Veterans Services lists available resources, directories, and forms for New Hampshire's Veterans, Service Members and their families to utilize for information regarding Military benefits and health care.



Directories and Guides

NH State Veteran Benefits- New Hampshire property tax credits and NH Military and Veterans education benefits

NH's Commitment to Serving Veterans Brochure-   List of Federal and State Departments that benefit the Veteran community 

NH North Country Veterans Committee Resource Guide-  Veterans and providers local guide to community resources in the North Country

NH Veterans' Resource Directory-  Covering employment and training, life insurance, health care, housing, legal assistance and additional resources

Fort NH Military and Veterans Resource Guide-   Framework of Veteran-Friendly services and support as you "Live, Serve, Work and Play in New Hampshire"


Military Service and Benefit Forms and Information

SF 180 Request Pertaining to Military Records

DOD Forms

Types of Characterization

Qualifying Awards for the Veterans' Tax Credit

Forms and Documents Verifying A Veteran's Active Military Service

Complete List of Discharge Documents

FAQs- Veterans Tax Credit & Veterans Exemption

Persian Gulf War Service Bonus Application

Global War on Terrorism Operations Bonus Application


VA Health Care and Resources

Find a VA Form

How to Apply for VA Health Care

Manchester VA Healthcare System Patient Guide


Legal Resources

Veterans Legal Justice Veterans Legal Justice

The mission of Veterans Legal Justice (VLJ) is to ensure that Veterans and Service members in the State of New Hampshire receive the best possible legal representation at low or no cost.

Veterans Legal Justice aims to respond to the holistic legal needs of Veterans, Service members, and their families by increasing the capacity for affordable legal services.  Veterans Legal Justice will receive your intake inquiry and in coordination with the VLJ Board of Directors will correspond with one of New Hampshire's finest lawyers in the area of law that most fits your needs.

Call (603)397-0650 for Intake Services or visit for more information.





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Charitable Giving to Veterans Organizations

In today’s world, it is sometimes challenging to determine which organizations and charities are reputable and trustworthy of your hard-earned money as a donation.  The NH Attorney General has developed recommendations to consider when deciding where and how to invest your money to benefit NH Veterans.  Use the following resources to help inform your decisions.

AG's Tips for Giving to
Veterans Organizations

NH Approved Charitable

Stop Veteran Charity Scams

New Hampshire Department of Justice is joining the Federal Trade Commission and charity regulators from every state to combat fraudulent charities that falsely claim to help Veterans and Service Members.
This video contains a public service announcement on how to Stop Veteran Charity Scams. Closed captioning is provided in English.