Santa Cruz County Veterans Service in Watsonville California

Address and phone number for Santa Cruz County Veterans Service, a Veterans Affairs Department, at East Beach Street, Watsonville CA.


Name
Santa Cruz County Veterans Service
Address
215 East Beach Street, Watsonville, California, 95076
Phone
831-763-4419
Fax
802-434-6309
Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the Santa Cruz County Veterans Service

The Santa Cruz County Veterans Service, located in Watsonville, 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 Watsonville 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 Watsonville.

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

Veterans in Watsonville can contact Santa Cruz County Veterans Service 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.

Watsonville VA Benefits

The VA in Watsonville 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 Watsonville veterans with service-related disabilities. Veterans can contact the Santa Cruz County Veterans Service for information about additional benefits, including the Santa Cruz County home loan program, veteran housing programs in Watsonville, and life insurance for veterans and their dependents.

VA Vet Centers

In Santa Cruz 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 Watsonville 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 Santa Cruz 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.

Watsonville VFW & AMVET Posts

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

Contact the Santa Cruz County Veterans Service

You may contact the Santa Cruz County Veterans Service by calling 831-763-4419, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Santa Cruz County Veterans Service, 215 East Beach Street, Watsonville, California, 95076.


Map of Santa Cruz County Veterans Service in Watsonville California


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