COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – All 50 of the Georgia Department of Veterans Services Offices will be closed July 13-17. This includes the Columbus location at 1520 3rd Ave.
According to the Georgia Department of Veterans website, the offices will be closed for annual training. The training is necessary to ensure employees maintain certification and stay up-to-date on the latest changes to regulations regarding veterans' benefits.
All GDVS offices will reopen for regular business hours on Monday, July 20.
This does not include the VA clinics, which will remain open. So make sure if you have appointments this week, you can still go.
In case of an emergency, veterans are advised to call the VA directly at 800-827-1000.