Veterans Affairs

 

Veteran Death Benefits 

Carbon County death benefits are provided to veterans who have active service during one of the following periods of war: 

  • World War I - April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918
  • World War II - December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946
  • Korean Conflict - June 27, 1950 to January 31, 1955
  • Vietnam Era - February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975
  • Desert Storm - August 2, 1990 to date determined by Congress.

Veterans Treatment Court

PA Programs

Upcoming Events

October 8th @ 7:00PM Carbon County Meeting at Post 360, Weatherly

October 11th @ 1:00PM 30th District Meeting at Post 123, Lansford

October 11th @ 9:00AM Open air service to celebrate the Navy’s 425th Birthday at Ludlow Park in Summit Hill

October 14th @ 7:00PM Navy’s 425th Birthday celebration at St. John’s Slovak Lutheran Church on the corner of Tunnel and Abbott Street, Lansford

October 20th @ 5:00 PM Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center Virtual Town Hall Meeting with Veterans (see attachment)

October 26th @ 6:00PM Party for Navy’s 425th Birthday at Nesquehoning VFW

November 10th @ 1:00PM County Veterans Day servicer in Josiah White Park

Contact Carbon County Veterans Affairs

Office Location

Carbon County Administration Bldg
2 Hazard Square, 2nd Floor
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229

Mailing Address

P.O.Box 129
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229

Email cleclair@carboncounty.net
blgawlik@carboncounty.net
Phone (570) 325-3986 - Please call for an appt. / walk-ins welcome
Fax (570) 325-5097
Office Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Mon. - Fri.
Director Christine M. LeClair