Macon County, NC Veteran Services (828) 349-2151

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Veteran Services

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COVID-19 Policy


CGVAMC Now taking COVID-19 vaccine appointments for next week

ASHEVILLE, NC โ€“ Charles George VA Medical Center in Asheville is now taking vaccine appointments for March 23, 24, and 25.

The Medical Center is offering Pfizer vaccines for enrolled and eligible Veterans aged 50 and older.

The criteria to receive the COVID-19 has been expanded and includes all enrolled Veterans of any age with any of the following conditions: overweight or dealing with obesity with a body mass index of 25 or more. It also includes any Veteran with cancer, on dialysis, or with history of lung disease.

We are also offering the vaccine to Veterans of any age who are front line or essential workers who are enrolled and eligible for health care at WNC VA Health Care System.


  • Firefighters
  • Police Officers
  • Corrections Officers
  • Food and Agricultural workers
  • U.S. Postal Service workers
  • Manufacturing workers
  • Grocery Store workers
  • Public Transit workers;
  • Teachers and support staff
  • Childcare workers


  • Transportation and Logistics
  • Water and Wastewater
  • Food service
  • Shelter and Housing construction
  • Bank Tellers
  • Information Technology and Communications
  • Energy
  • Legal
  • Media
  • Public Safety
  • Engineers and Public Health workers

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Beneficiary Travel Self-Serve System

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How to Check-in to Franklin VA Clinic During Covid-19

Follow this link to see instructions on the proper way to check-in at the clinic.

Macon County Veterans Services

Macon County Veterans Service Office provides unsurpassed personalized service to veterans and their dependents in obtaining VA benefits. All services are provided without charge by VA Accredited Representatives.

Strictly controlled confidentiality is maintained at all times under penalty of law. Service Officers are required to be knowledgeable in federal, state, and local laws pertaining to veterans and their dependents. This office is committed to providing innovative services and programs to meet the new and expanding requirements of an aging veteransโ€™ population, and those veterans returning from recent wars with new and sometimes unknown disabilities.

Assistance in the following areas is provided daily:

  • Compensation for service-connected disabilities
  • Pension for non-service-connected disabilities
  • Compensation to dependents for service-connected deaths
  • Pension to dependents for non-service-connected deaths
  • Burial benefits
  • Federal grave markers
  • Life insurance
  • Education and vocational rehabilitation
  • Home loan certificates
  • VA hospital enrollment
  • Military records corrections
  • Obtaining military records, discharges, medals, and awards
  • Tricare

Military Exposures

Information on Special Circumstances like Agent Orange, Gulf War Syndrome, and Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Health Issues

NC Department of Military & Veterans Affairs

Educational Assistance

Everyday Veterans Discounts and Services

North Carolina Veterans

Data Snapshot from Carolina Demography

Frequently Asked Questions

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Median Age of NC Veterans


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Contact the office of

Veteran Services

Leigh Tabor


(828) 349-2151

Our Office

104 E. Main St.
Franklin, NC

Christie black

Veteran Service Officer

(828) 349-2151

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8 am - 12 pm
1 pm - 5 pm

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