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Veteran Services

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Lois Harvin-Ravin , Director
414 East Main Street, 1st Floor
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: 919-560-8387
FAX: 919-560-7229
Hours: 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Department Function

The mission of Veterans Services is to actively provide effective counsel to veterans and/or their family members on veterans' benefits offered by the federal, state and local government. Assistance is provided in the preparation of forms and the supporting documents necessary to file claims.

Important Numbers:

  • Durham VA Medical Center 919-286-0411
  • Durham VA Hillandale Clinic 919-383-6107
  • Raleigh Vet Center 919-361-6419
  • Vietnam Veterans of America Pick Up Service 1-800-775-8387
  • VA Regional Office 1-800-827-1000
  • Education Benefits 1-888-442-4551
  • VA Life Insurance 1-800-669-8477
  • Retired Pay (DFAS) 1-800-321-1080
  • Debt Management 1-800-827-0648
  • Social Security Administration 919-541-5442/ 1-800-772-1213
  • NCWorks Online 919-560-6880
  • Home Loan Eligibility Center 1-888-244-6711
  • VA Business Programs 1-866-584-2344
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