Government Resources

Federal government offices in or around the 6th District

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
Federal Highway Administration (FHA)
Salem District
Staunton District
Internal Revenue Service
Railroad Retirement Board
Secret Service
Social Security Administration (SSA)
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Harrisonburg Contract Outpatient Clinic
Lynchburg CBOC
Roanoke Regional Office
Roanoke Vet Center
Salem VA Medical Center
Staunton National Cemetery
U.S. Forest Service
George Washington and Jefferson National Forests

Federal Courts with Jurisdiction over the 6th District

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Virginia
U.S. Tax Court
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
U.S. Court of International Trade
Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Judicial Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S. Court of Veterans Claims
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
U.S. Supreme Court
Other Federal Judicial Agencies
Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts
Federal Judicial Center
tutorial on the Federal court system
U.S. Sentencing Commission

Other Government Information The U.S. Government's Official Web Portal

Some Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Social Security and Medicare

My office can help you with determining Social Security benefits, as well as Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Medicare eligibility.

Do you want to know if you qualify for disability and SSI? Use Social Security's Screening Tool (BEST) to check if you do.
Do you need information on how to apply for Medicare? Go to the Medicare Frequently Asked Questions page.
Do you have other general questions about Social Security benefits? Find an answer on the Social Security Administration's Answers to Your Questions page.

Veterans Benefits

My office can assist you with receiving benefits, eligibility determination, and replacement of medals earned.

Would you like to apply for veterans benefits? Use VONAPP to apply online.
Would you like to appeal a decision? Find out how at the Board of Veterans Appeals.

» More Information for Veterans


We can help you expedite your passport application in an emergency, report lost passports, and monitor overseas travel restrictions.

For general questions regarding the State Department's Bureau of Consular Affairs passport services, see the State Department's Frequently Requested Information Web page.


My office can help with immigration petitions, adjustments of status, naturalization and non-immigrant petitions that have been delayed or lost.

Do you need to schedule an appointment with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)? Use InfoPass to make an appointment online.
Are you wondering when an immigrant visa will become available to you or a family member? You can find out by reviewing the State Department's Visa Bulletin.
Do you need to find out how to file an application with USCIS? Go to Forms and Fees (836KB PDF) on the USCIS Web site.
Do you have other general questions about immigration and naturalization? Find an answer on the USCIS Frequently Asked Questions Web page.

Small Business Owners

Resources for small business owners can be found on the Small Business Administration website.

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