NYS Division of Veterans’ Affairs

John Canestaro, Veterans Benefits Advisor 1, helps veterans with local, state, and federal veteran’s benefits.
Mr. Canestaro will hold office hours on the Cornell Campus
Wednesday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm in:

Room 127a Humphreys Service Building (Door 5)
639 Dryden Road, Ithaca, NY

Visitor parking permits are available at the Customer Service Center (Door 2) and there is accessible parking. Appointments can be made by calling 607-255-8719 or emailing him at John.Canestaro@veterans.ny.gov
Walk-ins are also welcome.

Look for this sign to find John’s door:


Mr. Canestaro is also available (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday) at:

425 Pennsylvania
PO Box 588
Elmira, NY 14902-0588
Phone 607-733-2178
Fax: 607-733-0921