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Charles George VA Medical Center - Asheville, NC

 

Social Work

About the Program

Social Work at VAMC Asheville is an integral part of health care. We help veterans and their families with problems associated with the stress of an illness.

Social workers help veterans find resources to meet their needs within the VA system and in their community such as —

  • home health services
  • legal services
  • transportation
  • community living

Services Offered

Social work offers counseling —

  • to veterans with drug, alcohol, and emotional problems
  • to help veterans and their families understand and adjust to an illness or disability
  • to veterans and family members who want to prepare advance directives and durable powers of attorney for health care
  • to help veterans and their families cope with terminal illness
  • to family members about legal issues such as commitment and guardianship

Counseling is conducted through —

  • one-on-one discussions
  • family conferences
  • group classes

Contact Info

Location

  • Building 47, 4th floor, Room A469

Contact Number(s)

  • 828-298-7911 Ext. 5335

Hours of Operation

  • Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm