Veteran Resources


Find information on resources from federal, state, and local government agencies; veteran and military service organizations; non-profit and community-based organizations; academic institutions and professional associations that provide assistance to wounded warriors and their families. The links below will connect you to additional resources on education, homelessness, caregiving, transportation, and much more.

General Information
Basic Needs
Medical/Mental Health Benefits
Employment Resources
Community Resources

Important Contact Information

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

General Inquiries: 1-844-MyVA311
Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255, then press 1
VA Benefits: 1-800-827-1000
VA Health Care: 1-877-222-8387 (VETS)



Monterey County Military & Veterans Affairs Office (MVAO)


Local Veteran Services

County Veterans' Van Program

24-hour voicemail service: 831-647-7614
Free van transportation may be scheduled for transportation of Monterey County veterans to the VA Medical Center in Palo Alto and the San Jose VA Outpatient Clinic.

Monterey Clinic (CBOC)

201 Ninth Street, Marina, CA 93933

Monterey Veterans Resource Center

40 Bonifacio Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940