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Buffalo Regional Office


Local Events and Happenings


BUFFALO REGIONAL OFFICE UPDATE – September 9, 2021 The Buffalo Regional Office is open and providing counseling and other in-person services by appointment only. Veterans can continue to get information about benefits or file a claim for benefits by visiting our website at Veterans with claims specific or other questions may request information via the following site: or by telephone at 1-800-698-2411.

Buffalo Regional Office Public Contact

Public Contact Visiting Hours: Buffalo Regional Office: 8:00AM to 4:00PM. Fort Drum: 9:00AM to 3:00PM. To schedule an appointment with our Public Contact Team, please call 1-716-857-3062. For general benefits inquiries, please call 1-716-857-3327. Veteran Readiness & Employment, please call 1-716-857-3372. For Education benefits please call 888-GIBILL-1 (888-442-4551).

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2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), portrayed in an illustration created at the CDC. ALISSA ECKERT, MS; DAN HIGGINS, MAMOur Response to COVID-19

We appreciate your patience as we continue to work with you during this time of crisis.

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Office Information

Buffalo Regional Office

130 South Elmwood Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14202
Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm



Some regional offices have re-opened with limited hours and services. We may be screening visitors due to COVID-19. For your safety and convenience we continue to offer help online and by phone.