The following information is for veterans. Please contact our office for assistance with any questions or problems you may have.
Veterans' facilities in and around the 8th district:
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center
1601 SW Archer Road
Gainesville, FL 32608
352-376-1611 | 800-324-8387
Lake City VA Medical Center
619 South Marion Avenue
Lake City, FL 32025
386-755-3016 | 800-308-8387
Atlanta VA Medical Center
1670 Clairmont Road
Decatur, GA 30033
Macon VA Clinic
5398 Thomaston Road, Suite B
Macon, GA 31220
Albany VA Clinic
Marine Corps Logistics Base
814 Radford Blvd, Bldg. 7000
Albany, GA 31701
Valdosta VA Outpatient Clinic
2841 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA 31602
Kathleen VA Clinic
2370 Houston Lake Rd
More information and help:
Veterans Crisis Line:
1-800-273-8255 (press 1)
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Austin Scott (GA-08) today issued the following statement upon the House passing the No Hero Left Untreated Act (H.R. 1162), a bill which would create a pilot program to explore treatments for veterans experiencing mental health conditions, over-prescription of opioids, and chronic pain. Rep. Scott is an original co-sponsor of the bill.
TIFTON, GA – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today held a Veterans Town Hall for Eighth Congressional District veterans and their families. Over 200 people attended the event.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced an upcoming Veterans Town Hall on Wednesday, August 12, 2015.
The event will begin with a meet and greet and will include a town hall where veterans can ask questions to Congressman Scott; Al Bocchicchio, Director of the VA Regional Office in Atlanta; and Maryalice Morro, Director of the Carl Vinson Medical Center in Dublin. Questions will be written down on cards by attendees before the town hall begins, and the panel will address as many as possible.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced an upcoming “Veterans Appreciation Coffee” on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11, 2014.
Congressman Scott invites Eighth District veterans to drop by between 9:30am – 10:30am for coffee and pastries. The Congressman will be there to thank veterans for their service and to discuss important issues facing our military and veterans.
Additional details are provided below:
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today delivered the following video statement in response to the President’s 2014 State of the Union address to the nation Tuesday:
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced upcoming mobile offices coming to Georgia's Eighth Congressional District in February.
Representatives from Scott’s district office will hold eleven remote office locations throughout the Eighth Congressional District to offer constituents assistance with federal issues ranging from Medicare and Social Security to Veterans' benefits.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced an upcoming mobile office coming to Valdosta on Tuesday, December 10, 2013.
Representatives from the Congressman's district office will be in Valdosta to offer constituents assistance with a number of federal issues ranging from Medicare and Social Security to Veterans' benefits. Additional details are provided below:
Tifton, GA – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced his office will participate in the first annual C.A.R.E. for the Homeless Resource Fair being held in Tifton on Tuesday, November 19, 2013.
Representatives from Scott’s district office will be present to provide constituents assistance with federal issues ranging from Medicare and Social Security to Veterans' benefits.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) joined House Armed Services Committee (HASC) Republicans in sending a letter to FY14 Budget conferees, Chairman Paul Ryan and Chairman Patty Murray, highlighting the need to maintain national defense at the House budget level. The letter describes the impacts of defense cuts both to the overall force and readiness, while urging support for entitlement reform in lieu of cuts to our military.