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Disability Determination | Roanoke Office
A program of Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
1351 Hershberger Road
Suite 205
Roanoke, VA  24012
Toll Free: (800) 552-5019  
Main Phone: (540) 776-2715  
Main Fax: (540) 776-2722  
TTY/TDD: (540) 776-2715  
Website:   http://www.vadars.org
Contact for services:  Michele Wells
Contact Email:  Michele.Wells@dars.virginia.gov
What type of business is this?  State Government

Who Are We?
The Roanoke 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.


Who Do We Serve?

Age range: Serving ages 16 years of age and older Among our staff, we can speak:English Service Area (Cities|Counties):Alleghany County,Botetourt County,Covington City,Craig County,Roanoke City,Roanoke County,Salem City Other Eligibility Requirements:Persons whose disability is an impediment to employment.

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:Walk-ins, telephone, and self-referrals accepted.
Consumers can expect to be contacted in 24 hours. Consumer can self refer.
This listing last updated:7/5/2012 Internal ID #: 64771