The Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office (VARO), Montgomery, Alabama, has jurisdiction for the entire State of Alabama and for Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) in 10 counties of the Northwest Florida panhandle. The Regional Office occupies all three floors of a 66,000 sq. ft. VBA-owned and operated building on 5 acres of VA grounds and is colocated with Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System-West Campus. The facility represents the Veterans Benefits Administration's first endeavor at designing, constructing, and activating a new building. The building, dedicated in August 1994, was occupied September 6, 1994. A 14,000 sq. ft. files administration building was added in 2004. The Office of Regional Counsel and VR&E are located in a nearby office park.
This station administers benefits and/or services to the 405,624 veterans residing in Alabama. The monthly amount of benefits to veterans and dependents for compensation and pension is $71,075,603. Our Vocational Rehabilitation program has the fourth highest rehabilitation services caseload in the nation.
VETERANS SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS
- Alabama State Department of Veterans Affairs - (334) 213-3325
- Disabled American Veterans (334) 213-3365
- Military Order Purple Heart
Robert Clayton 334-272-4670 Ext 4662
- Paralyzed Veterans of America
Anthony Steele 334-213-3433
- Veterans of Foreign Wars 334-213-3439
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