Veterans Affairs Officer, Charleston

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

"The Veterans Affairs (VA) Office assists veterans and their dependents in filing applications to determine their basic eligibility and conditions of benefit entitlement as administered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. This includes research, preparation, development, presentation and prosecution of claims submitted to the VA Regional Office in Columbia or the Board of Veterans Appeals in Washington, D.C. Though state-mandated, the local VA Office is County-funded."

The Veterans' Affairs Officer offers a range of services. Use the links below under "Affiliated Programs and Services" for more information.
Geographic AreaCharleston
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 - 4:00pm Monday through Friday
Contact Information
Contact's PositionVeterans' Affairs Officer
Physical Site Address 13346 Rivers Avenue, Suite D-2
Physical Site City, State, ZipNorth Charleston, SC 29405
Main Phone(843) 974-6360
Fax(843) 754-2354
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
SC Division of Veterans' Affairs
This Program: Veterans Affairs Officer, Charleston
Affiliated Services: Advocacy - Individual
Advocacy - System/Legislative
Assistive Technology Expenses (Equipment Expenses)
Dental Assistance
Medical Expenses
Medication & Drug Assistance
Veteran Benefits