Cumberland County Department Veterans Affairs
General Assistance
Might be able to offer a onetime benefit payment (up to a max of $1,600).

Educate veterans and their family members on the full range of Federal, State, and County veteran's benefits. Assist veterans and their family members in processing forms and supporting documentation to obtain benefits. Provide outreach services to nursing homes and prisons where veterans reside.

Coordinate with area funeral directors to ensure burial benefits.

State benefit - Veterans Emergency Assistance

Purpose: Provides financial aid in an emergency and on a temporary basis (not to exceed three months in a 12-month period) to veterans and their beneficiaries who reside in Pennsylvania for the necessities of life (food, dairy, shelter, fuel and clothing).
18 North Hanover Street
Suite 103
Carlisle, PA 17013
Eligibility: Veteran and family members who require assistance. All honorably discharged veterans should contact their county Veterans Affairs office for qualifications and processing.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (888) 697-0371 Main
  • (717) 240-6570 Fax
Email Address:
Intake Procedure: Call for information
Fee Amounts: None
Geographical Area: Cumberland
Helpful Tips: Assistance and benefits for veterans and their family members
Facility/ADA access: Meets all ADA standards
Languages Spoken: English
  • Disaster Related Cash Grants
  • Veteran Benefits Assistance
  • Veteran Membership Organizations
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Cumberland County Department Veterans Affairs
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