How to Apply
We offer assistance at our office at 35 Woodfin Street. You can park for free in marked spaces on College Street near our office.
Call (828) 250-5726 for an appointment and for information about the type of documentation needed for your application. Don’t hesitate to call if you are unable to visit the office. We will find a way to assist you.
If you desire to do so, the Department of Veterans Affairs has an online application service available at VA.gov. Choose the Veteran Online Application (VONAPP) link, and follow the directions to submit your claim.
How much does it cost?
The County Veterans Assistance Office is funded by Buncombe County and the State of North Carolina. There is no charge to our clients.
Toll-Free Service Benefits Information and Assistance
Each VA benefit has its own eligibility requirements. For more information about specific benefits, you may visit the nearest VA office or call: 1-800-827-1000
Special Toll-Free Numbers
|VA Life Insurance
|Office of SGLI
|Headstones (status of claims only)
|Telecommunication - Device for Deaf (TDD)
Do you suspect abuse?
To make an adult or child protective services report any time, day or night, call the numbers below:
Child Abuse: 828.250.5900
Adult Abuse: 828.250.5800
Report Communicable Disease
Kevin Turner - Director
County Veterans Assistance Officers
35 Woodfin St.,
Asheville, NC 28801
Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Interpreters services are available at no cost
Servicios de intérpretes disponibles sin costo alguno
Услуги переводчика предоставляются бесплатно