County Service Officer
Anderson County Office
For Veterans Only: There are free bus tickets available at our N. Main Street Location for low income or homeless Veterans who are in need of bus tickets for transportation. Please call our office in advance if you need a ticket. Veterans who have any form of Veterans ID Card can ride public transit for free.
Office Instructions: Our office is currently operating by appointment only. Please call our main office at 864-260-4036 to schedule an appointment with a VA Claims Specialist. Check out our Facebook page for office updates and event information.
Note: Looking for the Anderson County VA Clinic? They are located at 3030 North Highway 81, Anderson, SC. You can call them at (864) 224-5450.
The mission of Anderson County Veterans Affairs is to provide VA-accredited, no-cost representation by claims specialists before the United States Department of Veterans Affairs for veterans, survivors, and/or dependents and to assist veterans, survivors, and/or dependents in receiving all federal and state benefits allowable under Federal and State Laws.
The links below list items you will need to help in filing your claim. If you have any questions about filing a claim, please feel free to contact any of our claim specialists.
Types of Claims:
- Dependency and Indemnity Compensation
- Surviving Spouse Pension Claim
- Veterans Pension Claim
War Time Dates for Pension:
- World War II: December 7, 1941 - December 31, 1946
- Korean War: June 27, 1950 - January 31, 1955
- Vietnam War: August 6, 1964 - May 7, 1975
- Persian Gulf: August 2, 1990 - September 10, 2001
- War on Terror: September 11, 2001 - OPEN