Santa Barbara County Veterans Affairs Department

Find Santa Barbara 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.

Santa Barbara County Veterans 315 Camino del Remedio Santa Barbara CA 93110 805-681-4500

Santa Barbara County Veterans 511 Lakeside Parkway Santa Maria CA 93455 805-346-7160

Santa Barbara Veterans Service 108 East Locust Avenue Lompoc CA 93436 805-737-7900

US Department Of Veteran Affairs-Santa Barbara Community Based Outpatient Clinic 4440 Calle Real Santa Barbara CA 93110 805-683-1491

US Department Of Veteran Affairs-Veteran Affair Santa Maria Community-Based Outpatient Clinic 1550 East Main Street Santa Maria CA 93454 805-354-6000

Veterans United For Truth Inc 46 Nicholas Lane Santa Barbara CA 93108 805-962-9082

Veterans of Foreign Wars 100 East Locust Avenue Lompoc CA 93436 805-736-1717

Veterans of Foreign Wars 200 East Battles Road Santa Maria CA 93454 805-925-5215

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara County.

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

Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara County, California who have service-connected disabilities. In addition, the VBA offers counseling services, runs a housing program for veterans, Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara County, California

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) provides medical services and health care to veterans, including through Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara County veterans, service members, and their families. Vet Center counseling services include readjustment counseling, bereavement counseling, and military sexual trauma counseling.

Santa Barbara County VFW & AMVET Posts

In addition to the VA, a number of private organizations provide Veteran Services in Santa Barbara County. The Santa Barbara 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. Santa Barbara County AMVETS Posts, or American Veterans, is an organization that advocates for veterans and provides services for veterans of the US Armed Forces.