Veteran Services


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The Veterans Service Office (VSO) wants to hear from women veterans who reside in Orange County. Please fill out this short survey:


Orange County Veterans Services Office offers a wide range of services to our nation's veterans, service members and their families. Our office provides advice on Veterans Administration benefits and assistance with filing and tracking those claims as well as obtaining, retaining, or reinstating numerous benefits offered by the federal, state, and local government.

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

Services Provided:

Applying for Services

We offer assistance at our office at Orange County Department of Social Services, 113 Mayo Street, Hillsborough, NC, 28278.

Burial Benefits 

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

Dependent and Survivor Benefits 

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

Disability Benefits 

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

Other Services 

An array of other services are provided and include health care, life insurance, education & training, vocational rehabilitation, and home loans.

Learn More and Apply

Visit Orange County DSS Hillsborough Commons or call (919) 245-2890 to learn more about Veterans Services.

jeff_mcneillVeteran Services Officer Jeff McNeill may be reached at or by phone at (919) 245-2890. The Veterans Services Office is located at 113 Mayo Street in Hillsborough. Walk-in appointments are available on Mondays and Fridays and the office accepts appointments on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. To make an appointment call (919) 245-2890.