Veterans Connect

Veterans Connect

 

Veterans Connect @ the Library allows veterans to meet with with a volunteer
trained by CalVet to help California veterans and their families find information
on the resources they need and the benefits they have earned through military
service. We encourage you to take full advantage of our specially chosen book

collection, dedicated computers and printers, and tablet devices we offer.


VETERAN RESOURCES AT THE LIBRARY

Connect with Veteran Resources on Fridays, From 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
605 N. El Dorado Street, 95202
Downstairs near Book Checkout

 

LOCAL RESOURCES

San Joaquin County Local Veteran Services Organization
105 South San Joaquin Street, First Floor
Stockton, 95202
8:00am - 5:00pm
Claims Assistance is provided 9:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 4:00pm
(209) 468-2916

 

HOTLINES

Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
National Call Center for Homeless Veterans: 1-877-4AID-VET (424-3838)
VA Caregiver Support Line: 1-855-260-3274
Wounded Warrior Resource Center: 1-800-342-9647
2-1-1 Call Center: 211

 

ONLINE VETERAN RESOURCES (in alphabetical order)

Benefits in General
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/veteran-services-benefits

https://www.calvet.ca.gov/VetServices/Documents/Veteran_%20Resource_%20Book_2016.pdf
https://www.ebenefits.va.gov/ebenefits/homepage
http://www.vba.va.gov/VBA

California's Veteran Driver License Program

 

Disability
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/VetServices/Pages/Disability-Compensation.aspx

http://www.gogrit.us/financing/

https://www.projecthealingwaters.org/

 

Education
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/VetServices/Pages/College-Fee-Waiver.aspx
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/veteran-services-benefits/education
 

Employment
https://www.caljobs.ca.gov/
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/veteran-services-benefits/employment
http://www.edd.ca.gov (Local EDD - (209) 941-6501)
http://www.edd.ca.gov/office_locator/
https://www.dol.gov/vets
(U.S. Dept. of Labor)
http://www.indeed.com

 

Family Counseling
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/VetServices/Pages/Family-Counseling.aspx

 

Financial Assistance

https://www.google.com/#q=list+of+non+profit+veterans+organizations

http://www.consumerfinance.gov/servicemembers/

 

Health Care
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/veteran-services-benefits/healthcare
http://www.va.gov/health/ (Health Card Info)

http://www.va.gov/healthbenefits/resources/epublications.asp (General Benefits)

Gulf War / OIF-OEF-OND
http://www.oefoif.va.gov/
http://www.publichealth.va.gov/exposures/gulfwar/benefits/registry-exam.asp
http://www.publichealth.va.gov/exposures/burnpits/action-plan.asp

Vietnam
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/VetServices/Pages/Agent-Orange.aspx

 

Housing/Homeless
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/VetServices/Pages/Food-Assistance.aspx
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/veteran-services-benefits/housing
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/calvet-programs/home-loans
http://www.homeloans.va.gov

 

Legal Advocacy
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/veteran-services-benefits/advocacy-assistance
http://www.va.gov/OGC/LegalServices.asp

 

Social Security Changes (Active Duty Service Dates: 1957-2001)
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/pubs/10017.html

 

Women Veterans
https://www.calvet.ca.gov/WomenVets/Pages/Women-Veterans-Roster.aspx