GUILFORD COUNTY DAV CHAPTER 20 WELCOMES YOU
DAV TRANSPORTATION NETWORK
KERNERSVILLE VA HCC
DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS
We are dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. We accomplish this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America's injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life.
Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.
Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.
Why JOIN DAV?
Join more than 1 million of your fellow veterans who have joined DAV to take advantage of the wide range of member advantages.
DAV is an organization of veterans helping veterans. We receive no government funding and look out for our members 100% of the time because we have been in their shoes. We are proud of our 100+ year history of helping our country’s veterans, proud of our record of fighting for your rights and proud of working alongside so many other non-profits and advocacy organizations to make sure that we fulfill our promises to the men and women who have served. Most of all, we are proud to serve our country’s veterans as you so steadfastly served us.
The purpose of DAV is to uphold and maintain the Constitution and the laws of the United States; to realize the true American ideas and aims for which those eligible to membership fought; to advance the interests and work for the betterment of all wounded, gassed, injured and disabled veterans; to cooperate with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs and all other public and private agencies devoted to the cause of improving and advancing the condition, health and interest of all wounded, gassed, injured and disabled veterans; to stimulate a feeling of mutual devotion, helpfulness and comradeship among all wounded, gassed, injured and disabled veterans; to serve our comrades, our communities and our country; and to encourage in all people that spirit of understanding that will guard against future wars. DAV was chartered by Congress in 1932 to work for the physical, mental, social and economic rehabilitation of wounded and disabled veterans and to obtain fair and just compensation, adequate and sympathetic medical care, and suitable gainful employment for those war veterans who had been disabled in the service of their country.
HAVE A QUESTION?
CONTACT GUILFORD COUNTY DAV CHAPTER 20.
200 West Camel St Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 340-5454 (Tues & Thurs) 10AM-2PM
HOW DOES DAV HELP VETERANS?
DAV is a leading nonprofit that provides to veterans of all generations a lifetime of support—at no cost to them—so they can reach their personal victories. We assist veterans in positive, life-changing ways by helping them access the benefits they’ve earned and connecting them to meaningful employment opportunities.
FREE VA CLAIMS ASSISTANCE
(MASKS WILL BE REQUIRED!!!)
ALL OF OUR SERVICE OFFICERS ARE VETERANS WHO CHOOSE TO VOLUNTEER THEIR TIME TO PROVIDE THIS FREE SERVICE TO OTHER VETERANS.
DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS HAS ALL VOLUNTEER SERVICE OFFICERS, WHO VOLUNTEER THEIR TIME TO HELP VETERANS AND FAMILY MEMBERS FILE CLAIMS FOR VA DISABILITY BENEFITS AND WILL ASSIST YOU THROUGH THE PROCESS. DAV HAS HELPED VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES RECEIVE MORE THAN 21 BILLION IN BENEFITS LAST YEAR. ALL SERVICES PROVIDED BY DAV ARE FREE, WE DO NOT CHARGE.
MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ASSISTANCE!!! NO EXCEPTIONS!!!
VA CLAIMS ASSISTANCE AND PHONE CALLS ARE TUESDAY'S AND THURSDAY'S FROM 10:00AM-2:00PM ONLY!!!
FREE VA MEDICAL TRANSPORTATION
MASKS ARE REQUIRED!!!
**(DURHAM VAMC, KERNERSVILLE VA
HCC & SALISBURY VAMC)**
DAV MEDICAL TRANSPORTATION NETWORK WILL RESUME TRANSPORTING VETERANS TO MEDICAL APPOINTMENTS AGAIN BEGINNING JUNE 20, 2022. DUE TO A SHORTAGE OF DRIVERS WE WILL OPERATE ON A MODIFIED SCHEDULE. FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS.
WE WILL OPERATE AS FOLLOWS:
MONDAY'S: SALISBURY VAMC
THURSDAY'S: KERNERSVILLE HCC
FRIDAY'S: DURHAM VAMC
**EVERYONE MUST RIDE WITH A MASK AND YOU MUST HAVE YOUR COVID VACCINE CARD TO RIDE. NO EXCEPTIONS!!!
DAV OPERATES SEVERAL VEHICLES PROVIDING FREE TRANSPORTATION TO INJURED AND ILL VETERANS TO VA MEDICAL FACILITIES IN DURHAM, KERNERSVILLE & SALISBURY, NC. OUR VANS ARE OPERATED BY VA QUALIFIED VOLUNTEER DRIVERS.
MASKS ARE REQUIRED TO RIDE!!! NO EXCEPTIONS!!!
FREE SURVIVING SPOUSE VA BENEFIT ASSISTANCE
WE ARE HERE, WE WANT TO HELP, COME SEE US, NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY.
DAV PROVIDES SURVIVING SPOUSE VA BENEFIT ASSISTANCE FREE OF CHARGE. WE WILL HELP EASE THE BURDEN OF YOU HAVING TO TRY TO MANEUVER AND FIGURE THINGS OUT FOR YOURSELF BY FILING THE NECESSARY PAPERWORK FOR A TAX FREE MONETARY BENEFIT CALLED DEPENDENCY AND INDEMNITY COMPENSATION (DIC) IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE. CALL AHEAD TO FIND OUT WHAT IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS YOU NEED TO BRING WITH YOU OTHER THAN THE DD-214, AND DEATH CERTIFICATE.