Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: Who is eligible for Admission to the Home?
A: Please contact our Admissions Department for information regarding admission to the Home.

Q: How many residents currently live in the Home?
A: The NYS Veterans' Home is a 250 bed facility.

Q: Who would I speak with regarding employment opportunities?
A: You can reach our Human Resources office by calling (718) 990-0300 or (718) 481-6994. A downloadable PDF format Employment Application and E-mail is also available on the Human Resources page.

Q: What are normal visiting hours?
A: Normal visiting hours are from 8:00am to 8:00pm. However, special arrangements can be made. This is especially true for emergencies and out of town visitors.

Q: Can I bring in my pet to visit?
A: Yes, domestic pets are welcome at The Home.

Q: Where are you located and how do I get there?
A: We are located in Jamaica NY, about 13 miles from New York City. For an online map or driving directions, Visit our custom Directions page for your use. Our physical address is:
17850 Linden Blvd.
Jamaica, New York 11437