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Virginia Department of Veterans Services

620 John Paul Circle Building 3, 7th Floor
Portsmouth, VA 23708

(757) 953-6205

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Who We Are

The Virginia Department of Veterans' Affairs assists veterans and their families in obtaining State, Federal, and Local benefits to which they are entitled that they might not otherwise receive.

The Department acts as informed advocates in the preparation, presentations, and prosecution of all claims, and serves as a clearinghouse providing information and assistance that will enhance the veterans quality of life.

Service Representative is Cory Thorwart.

Who We Serve

Languages Spoken
Service Area(s)
Chesapeake City
Franklin City
Isle of Wight County
Norfolk City
Portsmouth City
Southampton County
Suffolk City
Sussex County
Virginia Beach City

Cost & Payment Methods

Fee Structure
No Fee

Age Requirements
Other Eligibility Criteria
Eligibility for most benefits is based upon discharge from active military service. See their website for specifics.

Available 24/7
Additional Availability Comments
Call to see what day and time a representative will be at Little Creek and Oceana
Closed Federal Holidays

Intake Process
Telephone referral; walk-ins accepted; specific documents required. By Appointment only
Self Refer
Provider Refer
Intake Contact
Gerald Anderson
Intake Contact Email

Report Problems
Call the Agency