A person who served in the active military, naval or air service of the armed forces of the United States and who was released or discharged under conditions other than dishonorable.
A military separation paper issued to Veterans after 1949.
Our office can assist you in obtaining a copy of your DD Form 214 or you can request a copy online with milConnect.
A monthly payment based on financial need to a Veteran, widow or children for non service-connected disability or death.
The monthly payment made to a Veteran because of a service disability or disease.
No, VA home loan guaranties are issued to help eligible Veterans obtain homes, manufactured homes and to refinance home loans.
You can either apply online or submit a copy of the Veteran's DD214 and any insurance cards along with a completed Application for Health Benefits (VA Form 10-10ez) to Dorn VA Medical Center Eligibility Unit in Columbia SC. The Lancaster Veterans Affairs Office will assist the Veteran with this application process.
Appointments or phone interviews are encouraged in Lancaster office so that we are able to assist each Veteran and/or his/her dependent in a timely manner. Appointments are required for the Indian Land office once this option is available.
The Veterans Affairs Office will assist Veterans filing a claim to determine eligibility based on individual circumstances, including time in service, degree of disability and in some cases annual income.
Processing times vary depending on type of claim you have pending. The Department of Veterans Affairs moved compensation and pension claims to a national work queue in order to level out the processing times across the country.
The nearest VA Clinic is in Rock Hill. There address is 2670 Mills Park Dr., Rock Hill SC 29732 -- (803)366-4848. A new Rock Hill VA Clinic is currently under construction at a different location.
The nearest VA Medical Center/hospital is in Columbia. Dorn VA Medical Center is located on 6439 Garners Ferry Rd, Columbia, SC 29209-1639 -- (803)776-4000 or 1-800-293-8262.