Housing Benefits

  • NJ Veterans Memorial Homes
  • Stand Down Operations
  • Veterans Haven – Transitional Housing
  • NJ Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency

Financial Assistance Benefits

  • Blindness and Catastrophic Disability Pensions
  • New Jersey Property Tax Deduction
  • New Jersey Property Tax Exemption

OEF/OIF Initiative

  • OEF/OIF Veteran Business Re-Start Grant
  • OEF/OIF Veteran Emergency Financial Aid Grant
  • OEF/OIF Subsistence Grant-VA Claim Pending
  • Outreach Campaign
  • PTSD/TBI Benchmark Study for Deploying Troops
  • Veteran Services Transportation Subsidy

Education Benefits

  • Operation Recognition: High School Diplomas for Veterans
  • State Approving Agency
  • POW and MIA Tuition Benefits
  • War Orphans Tuition Assistance
  • Vietnam Veterans Tuition Credit Program
  • New Jersey National Guard Educational Benefits

Employment Benefits

  • Veterans Civil Service Preference And Pension Status
  • Helmets to Hard Hats

Health Benefits

  • PTSD 24/7 Toll Free Helpline (1-866-VETS NJ 4 U)
  • PTSD Counseling for Veterans and Family
  • PTSD/TBI Screenings
  • Suicide Awareness and Prevention
  • Veteran Home Healthcare Feasibility Study

Other State Benefits

  • BG William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery
  • Military Honors
  • Veterans Service Officer State Wide Network
  • NJ Service Medals / Replacement of Medals
  • Free Fishing and Hunting Licenses
  • No Fee Automobile Registration
  • Free State Parks Admission
  • Pro Bono Legal Assistance


N J Department of Military & Veterans Affairs

P.O. Box 340

Trenton, NJ 08625-0340



Deputy Commissioner: Raymond L. Zawacki

Phone: 609-530-7045

Email: TBA

National Guard TAA: Craig Linton

Phone: 609-324-7023