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Wilmington Regional Office


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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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Veteran Rapid Retraining Assistance Program (VRRAP)

On March 11, 2021, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) launched VRRAP for Veterans who have lost their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Veterans participating in VRRAP can receive education and training for high-demand occupations, which is determined by the Commissioner of Labor Statistics.  Veterans will receive up to 12 months of tuition and fees and a monthly housing allowance based on Post-9/11 GI Bill rates.  To learn more about VRRAP and how to apply for the program, Veterans can visit  Veterans can also contact the Education Call Center at 888-442-4551 between 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. EST, Monday-Friday to speak with a VA education representative. 



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Wilmington Regional Office

1601 Kirkwood Highway
Wilmington, DE 19805



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.

The Wilmington Public Contact Unit is open to the public from 8:30a.m. to 2:00p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday only.

It is our top priority to maintain a safe environment for our visitors and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. Visitors will be screened and are required to wear a face mask/covering and sanitize/wash hands. Visitors who require assistance are limited to one caregiver guest when visiting the Regional Office. To schedule an appointment for an interview, please call 215-381-3042 or email and specify you are requesting an appointment at the Wilmington Regional Office location. This phone number is for requesting appointments only, for general inquiries and status updates, please contact the VA National Call Center at 1-800-827-1000.

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