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Apply for Chapter 115 Veterans' Benefits

Veterans Services

Veterans and dependents whose income is below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level, and whose assets do not exceed $5,000 if singled or $9,800 if married, may be eligible for Chapter 115 benefits.

How to Start

In order to apply for Chapter 115 benefits please call 617-349-4760 to setup an appointment for application.

Requirements

To be eligible for Chapter 115 benefits you must be a resident of Cambridge.

In addition to residency the following documentation must be presented to the Veterans' Service office during the application intake:

  • Military Discharge (DD214)
  • Marriage Certificate (if married)
  • Veteran’s Death Certificate (is widow is apply for benefits)
  • Birth Certificate for children under 19 years old
  • Rent receipt signed by landlord, or current lease
  • 3 Months of bank statements
  • Document all monthly income (Social Security Award Letter, VA Award Letter, 4 weeks of pay stubs)
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