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Mailing Address:

Community Support Services
Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 2000
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:

Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 2000
Entrance D
Charlotte, NC 28208

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​​​​​CSS Veterans Services: Working for Veterans and their Families

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Veterans Benefits Live -- VA In My Town: Mecklenburg County

Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte, NC 28216

​Thursday, August 18, 2022
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
​Friday, August 19, 2022
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
​Saturday, August 20, 2022
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

COVID-19 Alert: Friendship Missionary Baptist Church requires all individuals to wear face coverings and clear COVID-19 screening upon entry.

Speak directly with VA representatives and community partners offering programs and services for our local veterans.

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  • Veterans Benefits
(on-site claims assistance)
  • Counseling Services
  • ​VA Healthcare
(eligibility and enrollment)
  • Employment Resources
  • Legal Assistance
  • Community Services
(housing, legal, education, insurance, etc.)
  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse Screenings
  • Peer-to-Peer Connection


What to Expect :

    • No appointments
    • Queuing will begin at approximately 8:30 a.m. each day
    • Free parking on-site. Parking lot will open at 7:30 a.m. (no vehicles will be allowed in the parking lot prior to this time) 
    • No oversize vehicles (buses, campers, etc.) permitted in the parking lot. Oversize parking available nearby.
    • No Compensation & Pension (C&P) exams on site
    • Claims ready for a decision where a C&P exam has been completed may be decided
    • Claims where a Disabilities Benefits Questionnaire (DBQ) has been properly completed by a licensed physician may be decided 
    • Appeals will not be decided however, a representative may offer advice concerning an appeal. 
    • Restrooms available on-site
    • Light snacks and bottled water will be offered while supplies last
    • Wait times may be long
    • COVID-19 Alert: Friendship Missionary Baptist Church requires all individuals to wear face coverings and clear COVID-19 screening upon entry

What to Bring: 

    • DD 214
    • Medical and service records
    • Dependency documents

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Who We Are: CSS Veterans Services Division

Mecklenburg County Community Support Services Veterans Services Division currently serves veterans by appointment only.

New clients should call 704-336-2102 to schedule an appointment. Existing clients should call their Veteran Service Officer (VSO) directly. Please see the contacts page should you need your VSO's contact information.

VETERANS IN NEED OF SERVICE CALL: 704-336-2102

The CSS Veterans Services Division is dedicated to serving veterans and their families. The office is accredited through the National Association of County Veterans Service Officers, North Carolina Division of Veterans Affairs, and The American Legion.

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Connect fellow Veterans and Service members in crisis with support.



Address

Mailing Address:

Community Support Services
Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 2000
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:

Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 2000
Entrance D
Charlotte, NC 28208

MAP

Contact

CSS Communications

Key Initiatives