The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities...[Full Record]
The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation's largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities...[Full Record]
The California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet) works to serve California veterans and their families. With nearly 2 million veterans living in the State, CalVet strives to ensure that its veterans of every era and their families get the state and federal benefits and services they ...[Full Record]
This book assists you with accessing the wide variety of services and benefits available to Veterans and family members.
Chapter 1: California State Benefits
Chapter 2: U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs Claims & Benefits
Chapter 3: Healthcare
Chapter 4: Education
Chapter 5: Housi...[Full Record]
Our staff are qualified benefits specialists trained to help veterans and their family gain benefits they are entitled to. We provide counseling and referral services to individuals and their families and offer a complete referral service to provide veterans with accurate and current infor...[Full Record]
CalFresh (Food Stamps):
The program issues monthly electronic benefits that can be used to buy most foods at many markets and food stores.
For more information or to apply for CalFresh visit www.calfresh.ca.gov or call (916) 654-1896.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program:
the na...[Full Record]
California is home to nearly 180,000 women who served in our U.S. military. They are Veterans, family members, friends, business owners, professionals, community leaders, and advocates. Women Veterans served in every major U.S. conflict and in peacetime since our Revolutionary War. For thi...[Full Record]
The American Red Cross of the Central Coast helps individuals and families recover from, prepare for, and prevent disasters supporting individuals and families who live in Santa Cruz, San Benito and Monterey Counties. We are an independent, nonprofit organization that depends upon the gene...[Full Record]
Thousands of our war Veterans are afflicted with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). In fact, more soldiers have committed suicide since the Vietnam War than have died in actual battle. But many are finding hope in an unlikely place: behind the wood and strings of an acoustic guitar. Th...[Full Record]
Welcome to the Santa Cruz Chapter an affiliate of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA). Our Chapter includes the Santa Cruz, CA metro area.
The Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) is the nation's largest and most influential association of military officers. ...[Full Record]