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Home Our Mission The mission of the Division of Veterans' Affairs is to be the advocate for the state'sveterans in all matters that pertain to veterans. Inform veterans, families and survivors of benefits Initiate and process veterans' claims for benefits Manage the South Carolina Free Tuition Program Manage the South Carolina State Veterans' Cemetery in Anderson, SC Assist in the management of the South Carolina Veterans' nursing homes Update and maintain the South Carolina "War Roster" Coordinate the South Carolina Veterans Advocacy Council Respond to inquiries regarding the veterans' benefits Administer the South Carolina Miltiary Family Relief Fund Program Description Section of the SC Code provides that the Division of Veterans' Affairs shall assist all ex-service personnel, regardless of wars in which their service may have been rendered, in filing, presenting and prosecuting to final determination all claims which they have for money compensation, hospitalization, training and insurance benefits under the terms of federal legislation.
These services are extended to eligible dependents, including parents, widows, children and orphans of ex-service personnel. In addition, the Office is mandated to provide trainingfor the forty six County Veterans' Affairs Officers. Patrick Lee Griffin Jr.The VA National Cemetery Administration honors the military service of our Nation's veterans.
We provide a dignified burial and lasting memorial for veterans and their eligible family members and we maintain our veterans' cemeteries as national shrines. VA offers Veterans a wealth of resources to improve their lives. ChooseVA helps you better understand your options by providing comprehensive information in one convenient place.
Explore videos, links and firsthand accounts from Veterans and employees explaining the range of benefits, health care and employment opportunities available at VA. The Department of Veterans Affairs is fully funded for fiscal year , and in the event of a government shutdown, all VA operations will continue unimpeded.
The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is the component of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) led by the Under Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Health that implements the healthcare program of the VA through the administration and operation of numerous VA Medical Centers (VAMC), Outpatient Clinics (OPC), Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC), and VA Community Living.
The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a federal Cabinet-level agency that provides near-comprehensive healthcare services to eligible military veterans at VA medical centers and outpatient clinics located throughout the country; several non-healthcare benefits including disability compensation, vocational rehabilitation, education assistance, home loans, and life insurance.
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