Veterans Affairs Officer, York

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

"The Veterans Affairs Office provides assistance to veterans, their survivors and dependants in the development of claims for benefits with the Veterans Administration.

This office interviews clients and assesses their needs and eligibility for other services as well, such as Medicaid, Social Security, disability, health care and nursing home care. It assists in providing transportation to the V.A. Medical Center in Columbia for needy veterans. It also acts as a liaison with colleges and other agencies administering V.A. benefits.

There are two Veterans Affairs offices located in York County. One office is in the York County Agricultural Building, 6 South Congress Street in York. The other is at 529 South Cherry Road in Rock Hill."

Use the links below under "Affiliated Programs and Services" for more information about this agency's services.
LocationYork
Geographic AreaYork
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
 
Availability
Hours of Operation8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday
 
Contact Information
Contact's PositionVeterans' Affairs Officer
Physical Site Address 1529 S. Cherry Rd.
Physical Site City, State, ZipRock Hill, SC 29732-3412
Mailing Address 1***Second Location***
Mailing Address 26 South Congress Street
Mailing City, State, ZipYork, SC 29745
Main Phone(803) 909-7525
Other Phone(803) 684-8529
Fax(803) 909-7533
Program Emailjoe.medlin@yorkcountygov.com
Web Addresswww.yorkcountygov.com/department.aspx?deptID=55
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
SC Division of Veterans' Affairs
This Program: Veterans Affairs Officer, York
Affiliated Services: Advocacy - Individual
Advocacy - System/Legislative
Assistive Technology Expenses (Equipment Expenses)
Dental Assistance
Medical Expenses
Medication & Drug Assistance
Veteran Benefits