San Luis Obispo County Veterans Affairs Department

Find San Luis Obispo County California veterans affairs departments, or service organizations. Veterans affairs departments like the VA (Veterans Affairs), VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars), Amvets, and vet centers provide information and help with benefits, charities, insurance, disability, medical care, education, programs and compensation for veterans of the US Armed Forces.

Veterans Memorial Building 240 Scott Street Paso Robles CA 93446 805-239-7370

Veterans of Foreign Wars 9555 Morro Road Atascadero CA 93422 805-466-3305

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

San Luis Obispo County Veteran Service Organizations provide support for veterans of the US Armed Forces through a number of government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the Federal, California State, and local San Luis Obispo County, CA level. Veteran Services can include assistance with veteran benefits, support for veterans with disabilities, and access to insurance, medical care, and education benefits. At the Federal level, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides Veteran Services in San Luis Obispo County.

You may contact Veterans Services for questions about:
  • San Luis Obispo County military and veterans' benefits
  • Veterans Affairs Offices and Vet Centers
  • San Luis Obispo County VA Hospitals and health benefits
  • VA Burial services
  • San Luis Obispo County VFW and AMVETS posts
San Luis Obispo County VA Benefits

San Luis Obispo County VA Depts provides a number of services for America's veterans, including a range of veterans' benefits, medical care, and burial services. The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) provides education and vocational benefits such as the Montgomery GI Bill, pension services, and life insurance. It also issues disability compensation to veterans in San Luis Obispo County, California who have service-connected disabilities. In addition, the VBA offers counseling services, runs a housing program for veterans, San Luis Obispo County home loan programs, and offers life insurance to service members, veterans and their dependents who are unable to get insurance from private companies.

Veterans Health Administration in San Luis Obispo County, California

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) provides medical services and health care to veterans, including through San Luis Obispo County VA-run medical centers, outpatient clinics, and nursing home care units. The VHA also provides assistance to homeless veterans and care for veterans with disabilities in San Luis Obispo County. Burial services for veterans are offered through the VA's National Cemetery Administration, which maintains national cemeteries for the burial of veterans and their family members.

VA Vet Centers

At the local San Luis Obispo County level, the VA runs Vet Centers that provide a range of services to veterans, including employment assistance, counseling services, and assistance gaining access to VA benefits. These services are available to San Luis Obispo County veterans, service members, and their families. Vet Center counseling services include readjustment counseling, bereavement counseling, and military sexual trauma counseling.

San Luis Obispo County VFW & AMVET Posts

In addition to the VA, a number of private organizations provide Veteran Services in San Luis Obispo County. The San Luis Obispo County Veterans of Foreign Wars Posts (VFW) provides assistance with accessing VA services, offers grants to support veterans, and advocates for policies that help veterans. San Luis Obispo County AMVETS Posts, or American Veterans, is an organization that advocates for veterans and provides services for veterans of the US Armed Forces.