Clinton County Veterans Service Agency
Kevin Leboeuf, Director
Ronald Gist, Veterans Counselor
Kelly Frenyea-Light, Senior Veteran Service Aide
NYS Division of Veterans Services:
Tracie Reece, Veterans Counselor
Clinton County Government Center
137 Margaret Street, Suite 106
Plattsburgh, NY 12901

OFFICE HOURS: 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. (Monday – Friday)

Phone #: (518) 565-4720
Fax #: (518) 565-4721
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Veterans Agency Staff


The Clinton County Veterans Service Agency, along with the New York State Division of Veterans Affairs provide unsurpassed personalized service to veterans and their dependents.  There is no comparable advocacy service for that special group of New York citizens. All services are provided without charge. Strictly controlled confidentiality is maintained under penalty of law. Counselors are required to be knowledgeable in federal, state and local laws pertaining to veterans. Assistance in the following areas is provided to thousands of veterans, military personnel, and their dependents year after year:

bullet Compensation for service-connected disabilities
bullet Pension for non-service connected disabilities
bullet Compensation to family members for service-connected deaths
bullet Pension to family members for non-service connected deaths
bullet Burial benefits
bullet Federal grave markers
bullet Insurance
bullet Education and vocational rehabilitation
bullet Home loan guaranties
bullet Employment and reemployment
bullet Real property tax exemption
bullet Hospitalization and outpatient treatment
bullet Domiciliary care
bullet Military records corrections and military medals or awards
bullet Blind annuity applications

Some Veterans’ Service Agencies provide additional services unique to the needs of their particular areas such as:

bullet Transportation service to VA Medical Centers
  Click here for the DAV Van Welcome Letter
  Click here for the DAV Van Schedule
bullet Assistance and training for veterans’ organizations
bullet Information to community service organizations
bullet Notary service
bullet Assistance in obtaining legal documents (marriage, birth, military, etc)
bullet Cooperative programs with other agencies (employment, welfare, etc.)
bullet Assistance with community affairs (memorial services, job fairs, etc.)
bullet Homeless Veterans Outreach program for Clinton, Franklin, and Essex Counties

Within the limits of their resources, County Veterans Service Agencies continue to provide innovative services and programs to meet the new and expanding requirements of an aging veterans’ population, and those veterans returning from recent wars with new and sometimes unknown disabilities. We will hold fast to our commitment.