Virginia Department of Veterans Services New Danville Office Now Open
The Virginia Department of Veterans Services (VDVS) has announced that its Danville Office has found a new permanent location. The office is now located in the Piney Forest Commons Shopping Center at 441 Piney Forest road, Suite B, in Danville and opened to the public on June 1, 2021.
The former VDVS Office at 139A Deer Run Road is permanently closed. VDVS will operate only from the Piney Forest location in the future.
Military veterans and their family members can schedule an appointment with a VDVS Veterans Service Representative to meet in person or virtually by calling (804) 774-8135 or (804) 773-0917. “Walk-ins” are not accepted at this time.
Mail correspondence should be directed to Virginia Department of Veterans Services, 441 Piney Forest Road, Danville, VA 24540. For additional information, go to www.dvs.virginia.gov/benefits.
Additionally, In-Person appointments at the Martinsville Workforce Center are available most Wednesdays from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm. The Martinsville Workforce center is located at 233 W. Commonwealth Blvd, Martinsville VA. Please call the Danville Office for appointments
About the Virginia Department of Veterans Services
The Virginia Department of Veterans Services (DVS) is a state government agency with more than 40 locations across the Commonwealth of Virginia. DVS traces its history to 1928 and the establishment of the Virginia War Service Bureau to assist Virginia’s World War I veterans. Today, DVS assists veterans and their families in filing claims for federal veterans benefits; provides veterans and family members with linkages to services including behavioral healthcare, housing, employment, education and other programs. The agency operates two long-term care facilities offering in-patient skilled nursing care, Alzheimer’s/memory care, and short-term rehabilitation for veterans; provides an honored final
resting place for veterans and their families at three state veterans cemeteries. It also operates the Virginia War Memorial, the Commonwealth’s tribute to Virginia’s men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice from World War II to the present. For more information, please visit www.dvs.virginia.gov.