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The mission of the Dorchester County Veteran Affairs Office it to advocate for and assist the County's growing Veteran population, their families and/or survivors, in all matters that pertain to veterans and Veteran Benefits. ________________________________________________________________________

Summerville Office:

St. George Office:

500 N. Main Street

201 Johnston St.

Summerville, SC 29483

St. George, SC 29477



(843) 832-0050

(843) 563-0116



All Office Hours are By Appointment Only

Summerville Hours:

St. George Hours:

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Mon/Thurs/Fri

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Wednesday


Program Description

The Veterans' Affairs office assists 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 financial 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.


Helpful Links

Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors

Veteran Transition Guide                 Request Service Records

Operation Palmetto Employment     Dept. of Veterans’ Affairs

Last updated: 6/22/2017 2:45:28 PM