Veteran Resources

Veteran’s Crisis Line: 800-273-8255

Vietnam Veterans of California or Sacramento Veterans Resource Center
7270 East Southgate Drive, Sacramento, CA 95823
Ph. (916) 393-8387 Mon. – Fri. 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Veterans employment assistance and training, 2 year transitional housing program for men and women veterans, 90 day drug and alcohol treatment program for men and women, veterans rent and utility assistance, Homeless Reintegration Program (HRP) to help homeless Vets find work and training.

National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
333 1/2 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20003
Ph.1 (800) VET-HELP
Excellent veteran’s resource directory for all types of veterans services including GRANTS, STAND DOWN, much more.

Veterans Affairs Dept. – Vet Center
1111 Howe Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825
Ph. (916) 566-7430
Veterans Information, re-adjustment counseling for combat veterans and Referral Services.

Vietnam Veterans of America
8605 Cameron Street, Suite 400, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910
Ph. 1(800) 882-1316
Vietnam Veterans of America Guide to Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome, and has much more valuable resource assistance.

Expediting Disability Applications For Wounded Warriors
2444 Marconi Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95821
Ph. 1-800–772-1213 24/7 TTY 1-800-325-0778 Mon. – Fri. 9:30 – 4:30
“Military service members can receive expedited processing of disability claims from Social Security. Benefits available through Social Security are different than those from the Department of Veterans Affairs and require a separate application.” To apply for this service, applicants are encouraged to apply online at:

County of Sacramento Veterans Service Office
2007 19th Street, Sacramento, CA 95818
Ph. (916) 874-6811 Mon. – Fri. 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Provides services to veterans, their dependents, and survivors for pensions, burials, burial for spouse, College Fee Waiver Program and much more.

The GI Bill Website
1(888) 442-4551
Educational services and funding for Veterans and their families.

Cal-Vet Loans: Farm & Home Purchases
1227 O St. 1st floor, Sacramento, CA 95814
Main: 1(800) 952-5626
Home Loan: 1(866) 653-2510
Provides below market interest rates with low or no down payment that increase veterans purchasing power and keep payments down. The cal-Vet Loans program expanded eligibility so that nearly any veteran wanting to buy a home in California is eligible.

U.S. Veterans Affairs Dept. Regional Loan Center
333 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
Ph. 1(888) 869-0194

Veterans Home loan guaranty services.
“The VA Home Loan Guaranty Program is a benefit for eligible veterans, active duty personnel, Reserve members and National Guard personnel to assist them with purchasing and retaining a home.”
Sacramento Valley VA National Cemetery
5810 Midway Road, Dixon, CA 95620
Ph. 1(800) 535-1117-Toll Free
This is the 561-acre national cemetery to serve Veterans needs.

VA Northern California Health Care System
10535 Hospital Way, Mather, CA 95655
Ph. 800-382-8387 or (916) 843-7000
The VA medical center is a state of the art, inpatient facility offering comprehensive health care services.

South Sacramento Counseling Center
7486 Center Parkway, Sacramento, CA 95823, (916) 427-5208 or (916) 205-8505
Anger Management – Court accepted – 25.00 – 50.00 Sliding scale. Offers Spanish and Hmong.

Transitions For Veterans
1329 Howe Avenue, Suite 103, Sacramento, CA 95825
Ph. (916) 903-7575
Transitions For Veterans provides free consultations and application assistance to veterans and surviving spouses for a VA pension that helps pay for Assisted Living.