Our Benefits 

The Veteran Service Department provides benefits and programs

Veterans Benefits:

  • Comprehensive benefits counseling
  • Claims preparation and submission
  • Claims follow-up to ensure final decisions are fully and correctly adjudicated 
  • Initiate and develop all appeals 
  • Networking and advocacy with federal, state and local agencies

Community Partnerships:

Our Veterans Representative Team files the following legal correspondence:

  • Compensation (service-related injuries or disease).
  • Re-open compensation claims for increase or re-evaluation.
  • Survivors and Widow Benefits
    • (Assess for housebound / Aid & Attendance) 
  • Nonservice-connected pension (for war era veterans only).
  • Request for DD-214, Medals & Certificates.
  • Discharge upgrade and correction of military records.
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Chapter 35 education counseling 
  • Process all CalVet College Fee Waivers


Office Visit Preparation

Prior to visiting our office, please refer to these for important information that is needed:

Office Visit Checklist-Veterans/Widows Pension

Office Visit Checklist-Compensation