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Veterans Experience Action Center

Veterans Experience Action Center

Alamance County Veterans Services invite Veterans seeking compensation benefits to join us for the Veterans Experience Action Center (formerly known as the VA Claims Clinic). This event will be held on Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17 at the Durham County Human Services building from 9am to 3pm each day. 

During the Veterans Experience Action Center, there will be continual informational sessions, activities, games, and snacks. County, State, and VA Representatives and Ambassadors will be available throughout the two-day event. In addition, Alamance County Veterans Services staff and committed community partners will offer substantive services during the shared veterans’ experience. These services include:  

  • ​Face-to-face explanation and assistance facilitating and expending existing claims and appeals
  • Filing new claims
  • Providing information regarding benefit-related VA programs
  • Answering healthcare and eligibility questions
  • Bereavement and military sexual trauma counseling
  • Substance abuse and mental health screening

Veterans are asked to bring their DD-214 and any supporting medical evidence and service documentation to assist with the process.

There will be free parking in the Human Services Building (414 East Main St. Durham, NC) and the Services Guest Parking Lot-only, (across the street from the building on the corner of Main and Dillard Street) on a first come, first served basis on Friday, June 16. There is unlimited parking on Saturday, June 17 in the Human Services Building Guest Parking Lot and in the Social Services Parking Lot which is in front of the building on the corner of Main and Queen (1000 spaces).

Alamance County Veterans Services will be closed on Friday, June 16 as Veterans Services staff will be working this event. If you have any questions, please contact Veterans Services at 336-570-6763.