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Disability Determination, Lynchburg Office
A program of Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
2250 Murrell Road, Suite F
Lynchburg, VA  24501
Main Fax: (434) 947-6723  
Main Phone: (434) 947-6721  
Website:   http://www.vadars.org/dds.htm
Contact for services:  Roxanne Slaughter
Contact Email:  roxanne.slaughter@dars.virginia.gov
What type of business is this?  State Government

Who Are We?
The Lynchburg office of the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) handles Disability Determination Services (DDS).  DDS handles the processing for disability claims for benefits under the Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income Disability Programs.

DDS makes decisions on disability based on medical criteria; medical and psychological evidence; vocational criteria; consultative evaluation; and continuing disability review.

Summary of Benefit Programs:
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI);
Supplemental Security Income (SSI); or
Medicaid


Who Do We Serve?

Age range: Serving ages 16 years of age and older Among our staff, we can speak:English,Sign Service Area (Cities|Counties):Amherst County,Appomattox County,Bedford City,Bedford County,Botetourt County,Campbell County,Lynchburg City Other Eligibility Requirements:Persons with a substantial disability which would prevent gainful employment or interfere with the ability to maintain employment.

How Much Does Our Service Cost?

Cost for Services:No Fee

The When and How?
Hours of operation:           Monday:8:15 AM-5:00 PM          Tuesday:8:15 AM-5:00 PM          Wednesday:8:15 AM-5:00 PM          Thursday:8:15 AM-5:00 PM          Friday:8:15 AM-5:00 PM
How to Access Services:Contact the office for information or an appointment.
Consumers can expect to be contacted in 24 hours. Consumer can self refer.
Where Service Is Provided?Email,On Site,Telephone Accessible to Public Transportation?N/A


Accessibility Information

Building: 
Is there an accessible entrance to the building that has a ramp or no step or threshold over 1/4"? Yes Traits that apply to the accessible entrance? Minimum 32" wide opening Traits that apply to areas in the facility used by the public? Hallways free of obstruction and minimum 36" wide

This listing last updated:12/1/2014 1:16:19 PM Internal ID #: 122676