California

California Department of Veterans Affairs

Contact Information:

Address: 
1227 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814 

Phone: 800-952-5626

Office of Governor: Edmund G. Brown Jr. 
CalVet Secretary: Vito Imbasciani MD

To find your nearest Veterans Service Office, click here.

 


 

Included below are benefits and services available in California. To learn more about a specific benefit, simply click on the provided link, or contact your local Veterans Service Office at the listed phone number or address. 

General

Online California Veteran Registry
Women Veterans
CVSO Locations
California Vietnam Veterans Memorial
County Veterans Service Offices
Crisis Intervention  
Family and Readjustment Counseling
Financial Assistance
Fishing and Hunting Licenses
Food Assistance
Health Care for Re-entry Veterans Program
VHHP (Veterans Housing and Homelessness Prevention Program)
Advocacy and Assistance
Incarcerated Veterans
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Veterans
Minority Veterans
Itinerant Veteran Vendor
Legal Assistance
License Plate Logos for Cars and Trucks
License Plate Logos for Motorcycles
License Plates
Mental Health Services
Military Records
Nonprofit Veterans’ Organizations
Property Tax Exemptions
Returning Service Members (OIF/OEF/OND)
State Parks and Recreation Pass
Substance Abuse Disorders
Suicide Prevention
Veteran Designation on California Driver License and ID Card
Veteran Service Organizations
Veterans Tax Benefits
Veterans Treatment Court
VA Claims
Agent Orange
CalVet Claims Representation at District Offices
County Veterans Service Offices
Dependent and Indemnity Compensation
Depleted Uranium
Disability Compensation
Disability Rating
Health Care Services  
Health Care Transportation
Hearing Loss and Tinnitus
Helpful Tips for Filing Fully Developed Claims
Legal Assistance
Pension
Presumptive Health Conditions
Veterans Benefits Timetable

Education

Education
California State Approving Agency for Veterans Education (CSAAVE)
CA Community Colleges (CCC)
California National Guard Education Assistance Award Program (CNGEAAP)
California State University (CSU)
College Fee Waiver
Comparison of GI Bill Benefits
Montgomery GI Bill, Chapter 30
Montgomery GI Bill, Selected Reserve, Chapter 1606
Non-Resident College Fee Waiver
Post-9/11 GI Bill, Chapter 33
Post-Vietnam Era Veterans’ Education Assistance Program (VEAP), Chapter 32
Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP), Chapter 1607
Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program (DEA), Chapter 35
Transfer Post-9/11 GI Bill to a Dependent
Troops to College
Troops to Teachers
University of California (UC)
VA Work-Study Program
Veterans Benefits Timetable
Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program (VR&E), Chapter 31
 

Employment 

Employment
DVBE Advisory Council
Jobs
Apprenticeship and On-The-Job Training Programs
Business License, Tax and Fee Waiver
Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) Program
Employment Services
Federal Employment
Post-9/11 GI Bill, Chapter 33
State Employment
Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program (DEA), Chapter 35
Tool-Kit for Approved Apprenticeship On-The-Job Training
Troops to Teachers
Unemployment Benefits
VA Work-Study Program
Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act

Health Care

Health Care
CalVet Veteran Homes
Agent Orange
CHAMPVA (Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs)
Covered California
Crisis Intervention
Dental Benefits
Depleted Uranium
Disability Compensation
Family and Readjustment Counseling
Health Care Services
Health Care Transportation
Hearing Loss and Tinnitus
Mental Health Services
Military Sexual Trauma (MST)
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Presumptive Health Conditions
Returning Service Members (OIF/OEF/OND)
Substance Abuse Disorders
Suicide Prevention
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Veteran Affairs Medical Facilities
Veterans Benefits Timetable
Veterans Treatment Court

Housing

Housing
CalVet Home Loans
CalVet Homeless Veteran Outreach Support Program
CalVet Veteran Homes
Affordable Housing
CalVet REN Communities
Certificate of Eligibility
Financial Assistance
Homeless Courts
Homeless Veterans Outreach and Support
Housing and Supportive Services
Housing Resources

 

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