Veterans Assistance - News

Buncombe County Veterans Assistance Office offers assistance in a wide range of services to our nation's veterans, service members and their families.

Who is Eligible?

You may be eligible for VA health care benefits if you are a veteran.

You may be eligible for other VA benefits if you are:

  • a veteran
  • a veteran's dependent
  • a surviving spouse or child of a deceased veteran
  • a member of the Reserves or National Guard
  • an Active Duty service member

Services Provided:

Applying for Services
We offer assistance at our office at 35 Woodfin Street. You can park for free in marked spaces on College Street near our office.

Burial Benefits
The Veterans Administration offers certain benefits and services to honor our Nation's deceased veterans.

Disability Benefits
The Veterans Administration administers two disability programs. Both pay monthly benefits to disabled veterans.

Education & Training
Benefits are available to eligible veterans, dependents, reservists, and service members while they are in an approved training program.

Home Loans
The Veterans Administration offers a number of home loan services to eligible veterans, some military personnel, and certain spouses.

Vocational Rehabilitation & Training
Programs re available to certain service-connected disabled veterans who are unable to get and keep suitable employment.

Dependant and Survivor Benefits
Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) may be payable to survivors...

Health Care
The Veterans Administration provides a number of health care services.

Life Insurance
A number of Life Insurance options are available to service people and their families.