Assistance to veterans and families working with benefits from the Dept. of Veterans' Affairs. New Hanover County Veteran Services (NHCVS) assists veterans and eligible family members apply for benefits through the Department of Veterans Affairs and other agencies. Services are also provided on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the K.B. Hines Senior Center located on Carolina Beach. Individuals in need of assistance are encouraged to contact the office to schedule an appointment. Applicants must be residents of New Hanover County in order to receive assistance through NHCVS.