Commissioner Welch wishes all Connecticut Veterans, and their families and supporting neighbors the best during this holiday season. We at the Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs are honored and privileged to serve those who served. The DVA has executed its mission supporting Veterans and their families since 1864. To view Commissioner Welch’s holiday message please open pdf document

Department of Veterans Affairs

287 West Street
Rocky Hill CT 06067

Phone Number: (860) 616-3600
Fax: (860) 616-3562


Jane Siegel, Esq.

Staff Attorney

Lori A. Conchado
Executive Secretary to the Commissioner
Phone: (860) 616-3684

Lindsay Jesshop

Manager of Community Advocacy and assisting with Communications Inquiries
Phone: (860) 616-3603

John S. Carragher
Manager, Office of Veterans Advocacy & Assistance
Phone: (860) 616-3683
Fax: (860) 616-3562

Cemetery & Memorial Services

Pam Porter
Phone: (860) 616-3688
Fax: (860) 616-3561

Sgt. John L. Levitow Veterans Health Care Center (HCC)

Phone: (860) 616-3700

    HCC Admissions
Phone: (860) 616-3708


Residential Facility and Sgt. John L. Levitow Food Services
Paul Lapierre
Food Services Director
Phone: (860) 616-3860

Residential Facility Programs & Services
Phone: (860) 616-3800

Residential Facility Admissions
Phone: (860) 616-3802

Patriot’s Landing Admissions
Phone: (860) 616-3803