RETIRED ACTIVITIES OFFICE BRUNSWICK
The Retired Activities Office (RAO) at NAS Brunswick was established in 1981 to increase the support available to the retired community. The mission of the RAO is to keep the retiree informed on changing programs and polices that may affect entitlements, rights, privileges and benefits. The RAO’ also provide assistance in obtaining the benefits due retirees and families. A joint service agreement allows military retirees from any service to utilize the services provided by the RAO.
The Retired Activities Office is located in the MID COAST VET CENTER aboard Brunswick Landing on the former Naval Air Station. The RAO can provide assistance with retired pay, Annuity pay, SBP, and ID card available at local military installations. In the event of a death of a retiree, dependent or survivor, the RAO can help you make the required notification to the Defense Accounting Service and assist in filing the proper paper work. The volunteers who staff the office will do their very best to help resolve your problems by acting directly in your behalf or by referring you to the proper authority which can solve your problem.
The RAO also has a VA Certified Service Representative on the staff. He is able to assist you with VA Claims and Appeals As well as attending hearing with you before boards of appeals.
We are located in the Mid-coast Veterans Resource Center, 62 Pegasus Street, Suite 101, Brunswick, Me 04011