Veterans Affairs Officer, Beaufort

General Information
Description of ProgramFrom the agency's Web site:

The Beaufort County Office of Veterans Affairs is proud to serve our American veterans in one of the most military-friendly locations in the U.S. We offer a wide range of services including:

* education and training
* vocational rehabilitation
* employment referral
* home loan certificate of eligibility
* VA medical care registration
* service-connected disabled veterans' life insurance
* death/burial benefits
* widow benefits
* transportation to VA Medical Center in Charleston
* disability, compensation and pension

Use the links below under "Affiliated Programs and Services" for more information.

In addition to this office in Beaufort, there is an office on Hilton Head Island at 539 William Hilton Parkway. The phone for that office is (843) 842-4208.
Geographic AreaBeaufort
Intake ProcedureContact the Veterans Affairs Officer for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Additional RequirementsBasic documentation needed to file claims: proof of discharge other than dishonorable (DD214), social security numbers, marital information, and possibly family financial information.
Client Information
EligibilityHonorably discharged, separating or retired military veterans and their dependents are eligible for assistance.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree
Hours of Operation8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday
Contact Information
Contact's PositionVeterans' Affairs Officer
Physical Site Address 11905 Duke St. - Suite 205
Physical Site City, State, ZipBeaufort, SC 29901
Mailing Address 1P. O. Drawer 1228
Mailing City, State, ZipBeaufort, SC 29901-1228
Main Phone(843) 255-6880
Other Phone(843) 255-6886 - Hilton Head Office
Fax(843) 255-9445
Director Information
Director's NameMr. Edward Ray
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
SC Division of Veterans' Affairs
This Program: Veterans Affairs Officer, Beaufort
Affiliated Services: Advocacy - Individual
Advocacy - System/Legislative
Assistive Technology Expenses (Equipment Expenses)
Dental Assistance
Medical Appointment Transportation
Medical Expenses
Medication & Drug Assistance
Veteran Benefits