Philadelphia Regional Benefit Office
The Philadelphia Regional Office is one of the largest Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) field stations, providing the full range of VA benefits and services to more than 903,349 Veterans residing in the eastern 40-counties of Pennsylvania and the 7-southern counties of New Jersey. In addition, our Pension Management Center serves constituents residing in the 19-eastern states of the United States, Puerto Rico, and all foreign countries with the exception of Central and South America. During Fiscal Year 2012, the Regional Office disbursed over $4.1 billion in Compensation and Pension benefits. Also, the Regional Office remotely manages VBA activities in Wilmington.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has several programs and offices co-located with our office. Located together under one roof are a Regional Office, the Insurance Center, an Information Technology Center (ITC), the Memorial Service Network Region 1 office of the National Cemetery Administration, and VBA Eastern Area Office.