Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Benefits for Georgia Veterans

A Summary of Veterans Benefits Provided by the State of Georgia

The Georgia Department of Veterans Service maintains a Claims staff in the US Department of Veterans Service Regional Office, 1700 Clairmont Rd, in Decatur; operates field offices in the state's 159 counties; and provides representatives in the Atlanta, Augusta, and Dublin VA Medical Centers, and in the Georgia War Veterans Home in Milledgeville, and the Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home in Augusta.

The Department of Veterans Service assists veterans and their dependents in filing claims filed with VA and other federal state agencies.

The Department of Veterans Service also is the state approving agency for educational programs administered by the VA.

Benefits include exemptions / reductions in taxes and fees and others. Full details are available at Benefits for Georgia Veterans