Veterans Services is here to assist the veteran and their families with a variety of benefits. Our service officers are accredited with the State of North Carolina and can assist you in filing claims, disagreements and appeals. We also can help you with education benefits, home loan guaranty, ordering records and DD-214's. Our office can sign your MVR-33 requests and the hunting and fishing license. We look froward to assiting you.
Harnett County will be displaying a Veterans Wall of Heroes at the new Harnett County Resource Center & Library, located at 455 McKinney Parkway, Lillington. The Veterans Wall of Heroes will provide an opportunity to commemorate Harnett County veterans and honor those who received a Medal for Heroism. Individuals who served in any of our 5 military branches are eligible.
Forms will be accepted starting September 1, 2020. All forms can be emailed to Eric Truesdale at firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to Harnett County Veteran Services, P. O. Box 232, Lillington, NC 27546. Forms can also be dropped off at the Veterans Services Office, located at 817 South 8th Street, Lillington, NC 27546.
To be eligible, individuals must meet the following criteria:
° Medal of Honor
° Silver Star
° Distinguished Service Cross, Navy Cross, Air Force Cross
° Any award with a V or Valor device with the exception of unit awards w/V
° Soldier’s Medal, Airman’s Medal, Navy/Marine Corps Medal, Coast Guard Medal
All Wall of Hereos eligibility forms should include documentation, discharge (DD Form 214), and award citation, if possible.
For more information on the Harnett County Veterans Wall of Heroes, contact Harnett County Veterans Services at 910-893-7574.
Harnett County Veterans Services is accepting applications for the Work Study program. Veterans or their dependent applicants must be enrolled in a VA approved education program and must be enrolled at least ¾ time. Applicants need to submit their resume and enrollment certification to Amy Noel at email@example.com. Virtual interviews upon application. Students can work up to 25 hours per week depending on their schedule.
For more information on this program please visit https://www.va.gov/education/about-gi-bill-benefits/how-to-use-benefits/work-study/ or contact Amy Noel for specifics about these positions and a detailed job description.
Harnett County will be displaying a Veterans Wall of Honor at the new Harnett County Resource Center & Library. The Veterans Wall of Honor will provide an opportunity to commemorate Harnett County veterans and honor those individuals for their service to our Country and Community through Education, Medical, Political and or community impact. Nominations can be made for an individual who served in any of our 5 military branches.
To submit a nomination, complete the Wall of Honor nomination form. Nomination forms will be accepted November 11, 2019 through November 11, 2020. All nomination forms can be emailed to Amy Noel at firstname.lastname@example.org or sent to Harnett County Veteran Services, P. O. Box 232, Lillington, NC 27546. Nomination forms can also be dropped off at the Veterans Services Office, located at 817 South 8th Street, Lillington, NC 27546.
All submitted nominations will be reviewed by a committee made up of Harnett County Veterans Council members and Harnett County citizens which will select the individuals who will be displayed on the Wall of Honor.
For more information on the Harnett County Veterans Wall of Honor, contact Harnett County Veterans Services at 910-893-7574.