California Department Of Veteran Services in Fresno California

Address and phone number for California Department Of Veteran Services, a Veterans Affairs Department, at West California Avenue, Fresno CA.


Name
California Department Of Veteran Services
Address
2811 West California Avenue, Fresno, California, 93706
Phone
559-493-4400
Fax
559-493-4204

About the California Department Of Veteran Services

The California Department Of Veteran Services, located in Fresno, CA, provides support for veterans of the US Armed Forces. Veteran Services connects veterans with several government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the federal, California state, and Fresno level. These services include veteran benefits assistance, services for veterans with disabilities, and information about medical care, insurance, and education benefits. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) also provides veteran services in Fresno.

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

Veterans in Fresno can contact California Department Of Veteran Services for information about applying for veterans' benefits, including healthcare benefits, educational benefits, or health insurance. The office can answer questions about eligibility for benefits, including which benefits apply to the spouses and children of veterans. Veterans Services also helps veterans connect with other offices and organizations that provide veterans' benefits.

Fresno VA Benefits

The VA in Fresno offers benefits such as medical care, burial services, and disability compensation. The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) provides additional benefits, such as the Montgomery GI Bill, vocational benefits, life insurance, and pension services. The VBA also manages the disability compensation program for Fresno veterans with service-related disabilities. Veterans can contact the California Department Of Veteran Services for information about additional benefits, including the Fresno County home loan program, veteran housing programs in Fresno, and life insurance for veterans and their dependents.

VA Vet Centers

In Fresno County, the VA operates Vet Centers that offer services to veterans. These include employment assistance, VA benefit support, and counseling services. In addition to veterans, current service members, military spouses, and children qualify for Vet Center services, such as readjustment counseling, military sexual trauma counseling, and bereavement counseling. Veterans in Fresno can contact a VA Vet Center to learn more about these services.

California Veterans Health Administration Services

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) offers multiple programs in California, including medical services and healthcare. In Fresno County, the VA runs medical centers, outpatient clinics, and nursing home services. The VHA also offers assistance programs for homeless vets and veterans with disabilities. In addition, the VA manages the National Cemetery Administration, which provides burial services and assistance for veterans and their family members, including at national cemeteries.

Fresno VFW & AMVET Posts

Veterans can also contact California Department Of Veteran Services to connect with private organizations that offer Veteran Services in Fresno. For example, the Fresno Veterans of Foreign Wars Posts (VFW) helps veterans access VA services, provides grants to support veterans, and promotes policies to help veterans. The Fresno County AMVETS Posts, or American Veterans, also offers services for veterans of the US Armed Forces.

Contact the California Department Of Veteran Services

You may contact the California Department Of Veteran Services by calling 559-493-4400, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: California Department Of Veteran Services, 2811 West California Avenue, Fresno, California, 93706.


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