Seth Bai, Director of Veterans' ServicesVeterans Service Office
Newton City Hall, Room 107
Newton, MA 02459
(617) 796-1094 Fax
Monday:7:30 a.m. -3:30 p.m.Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday:7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.Thursday:7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.
Our Mission is to provide quality services and benefits to veterans and their dependents in need of emergency financial and medical assistance under Chapter 115 M.G.L. and to provide assistance in filling out applications and/or answering questions regarding VA Compensation, pensions, burials, etc.For information concerning statewide veterans events and programs follow this link
Mayor Setti Warren invites veterans to the monthly Veterans Service Center Open House from 5:30-7:30 p.m., on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016,which will be held at the Veterans Service Center, 345 Walnut Street, Newtonville.
We have an exciting guest speaker for this event; Leah Settipane finished her career as winningest goalkeeper in Boston College history with 47 wins. Ranks third all-time in BC record books in career saves (469) and shutouts (15.1) while ranking sixth in goals against average (1.88) and ninth in save percentage (.750).Started in all 20 games as the Eagles’ goalkeeper … earned Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division I All-American Second Team honors … named to the NFHCA All-Northeast Region First Team … tallied an ACC-best 6.14 saves per game and a career-high 135 total saves … tied for third in the conference with four shutouts and ranked second with a .763 save percentage … recorded double-digit saves four times with 10 saves in both the 3-2 loss at Wake Forest (10/4) and 1-0 loss at Connecticut (11/5), 13 saves in the 0-5 loss at North Carolina (9/25) and a career-high 16 saves in the come-from-behind 5-4 victory at Virginia (10/24) … picked up seven saves in a 4-3 victory against Wake Forest, helping BC earn the program’s first-ever ACC Tournament victory (11/5).
*** The Memorial Day Parade has changed the date of the festivities to Sunday May 29th at 3 PM following the same route as last year. Participants will form at the Newton North High School and turn left onto Walnut St. ***
We will be having monthly breakfast socials at the Veterans Center 345 Walnut St. in the Senior Center the third Wednesday each month from 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM to meet , greet and share topics of patriotism , pride and available veterans benefits.
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Cell Phones for Soldiers Cell Phones for Soldiers is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing cost-free communication services to active-duty military members and veterans. Newton City Hall is an official drop site for used cell phones that are turned into calling minutes for our troops. Look for the collection box marked "Cell Phones for Soldiers"