War Comes Home: Our Veterans, Our Communities

War Comes Home - Our Veterans, Our Communities

Resources for Veterans

Veteran’s Crisis Hotline

Connects veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders. Call, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.

1-800-273-8255 (press 1)

Wounded Warrior Project Resource Center

The WWP Resource Center serves and supports warriors, their caregivers, and families through a multi-channel contact center.


National Call Center for Homeless Veterans

Free, 24/7 access to trained counselors. The hotline is intended to assist homeless Veterans and their families, VA Medical Centers, federal, state and local partners, community agencies, service providers and others in the community.

1-8747-AID-VET (874-424-3838)

Women Veterans Hotline

Information for veterans, their families and caregivers about the many VA services and resources available to women veterans, including health care services for women.

1-855-VA-WOMEN (855-829-6636)

VA Benefits General Information Hotline

Information about resources available to veterans who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.


VA Health Benefits Call Center

The nation’s largest integrated health care system, with more than 1,700 hospitals, clinics, community living centers, domiciliaries, readjustment counseling centers, and other facilities.


VA Caregiver Support

Information about financial and other forms of assistance available to service members, veterans, their dependents and survivors.


Inquiry Routing & Information System (IRIS)

Get answers online from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs by typing your question into the Inquiry Routing & Information System (IRIS) search box.

Military OneSource

Confidential Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, Guard and Reserve Component members, and their families. Information includes, but is not limited to, deployment, reunion, relationship, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and childhood, and more.



68 N. Winchester Blvd. Santa Clara, CA (408) 918-4980 The Veteran Services Office is a County & State funded agency established in 1944 to assist Veterans, Military Personnel, and their families in obtaining federal, state, and local benefits earned through active duty military service. The primary mission is to assist the Veteran community in applying for and obtaining compensation benefits through the US Department of Veterans Affairs (USDVA). The claims and application process is complex and often confusing. State and nationally accredited Veteran Services Representatives are experienced and highly trained to provide assistance through all steps and phases of this process. There is no charge for any of the VSO's services.

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