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

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Veteran Services

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COVID-19 Policy


Covid-19 Announcement

Until further notice Macon County Veteran Services will be unable to see anyone in person per the Macon County Emergency Services director. Our office is co-located with 911 dispatch and these actions are necessary to limit the exposure of essential employees and staff located in the facility to the COVD-19 virus especially from outside sources. We will continue to assist our veterans and their families by phone and email during regular business hours, 8am to 5pm. We will be retrieving phone messages and emails throughout the day and will return your call or email as soon as possible.
Thank you and stay safe.

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.

Flu Clinic Information

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Canceled – Smoky Mountain Veteran Stand Down

Due to current restrictions and the Covid-19 pandemic, we are postponing the 2020 Stand Down event until we can do so in a safe manner for everyone.
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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 veterans’ 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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