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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

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Berks Country Veterans Assistance

Contact Information

Berks County Veterans Affairs
726 Cherry Street
Reading, PA 19602

(610) 378-5601
(At any time, press 0 to speak with an available Veterans Service Officer)


Monday thru Friday:
8:00am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:00pm
(Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm)

Disclaimer: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) continues to improve access to VA benefits for veterans and their families by making it easier to file and check the status of your claims with online resources like and Prior to filing a claim, our office encourages you to speak with a Nationally Accredited and Certified Veterans Services Officer (VSO) given the complexity of the VA claims process. For a list of Accredited National Service Organizations, visit

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PA Veterans License Plates

PA Veterans License Plates

PennDOT will begin issuing a new series of military-themed license plates to honor and remember the sacrifices of our service members and veterans. These license plates will include special designations for a variety of combat-related decorations and expand the criteria to qualify for the Merchant Marines plate. The license plates were authorized by Act 109 of 2014 and are now available for qualifying service members and veterans.

PennDOT now offers 34 different types of registration plates recognizing veterans. For a full list, please visit the PennDot website. The fees for these special plates vary.


American Legion National Website

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Get the Right Information From These Resources for Veterans

VA Regional Office 1-800-827-1000

Benefits Counselor (215) 842-2000

Philadelphia VAMC 1-800-949-1001

Victor J. Saracini VA Medical Center
(215) 823-6050433 Caredean Drive
Horsham, PA 19044-1396

Appointments 1-800-949-1001 | (215) 823-5800

Pharmacy Automated Refills (215) 823-5800 ext. 206361

Pharmacy Customer Service (215) 823-6361

Fourth Street VA Clinic
(215) 923-2600
213 North 4th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106-1801

Burlington County VA Clinic
3000 Lincoln Drive, Suite E
Marlton, NJ 08053-1500

Pharmacy Automated Refills 1-888-338-5525

Pharmacy Customer Service (215) 823-6361

Appointment Confirmation 1-888-338-5525

Patient Advocate 1-800-949-1001