Student Resource Guide
Alameda County Veterans Employment Committee (AVEC)
Supports veterans finding meaningful employment by working with various institutions. Meetings are from 10:00-11:30am on the fourth Wednesday of every month.
San Leandro Veterans Building
1105 Bancroft Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577
Alameda County Veterans Service Office
Provides veterans and their dependents and/or survivors with information regarding veterans' benefits, and assistance with filing benefit claims.
6955 Foothill Boulevard, Suite 143
Oakland, CA 94605
American Red Cross
Emergency financial help, resources and referrals.
1663 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Bay Area Legal Aid
Free legal assistance to veterans. Check website for a list of services and office locations.
Contra Costa County Veterans Service Office
Information regarding benefits, and assistance with filing waivers and appeals.
10 Douglas Drive, Suite 100
Martinez, CA 94553
Goodwill Greater East Bay
Employment training, transitional employment, and veterans programs.
1301 30th Avenue
Oakland, CA 94601
Emergency, transitional and permanent housing for homeless veterans.
3850 San Pablo Avenue, #102
Emeryville, CA 94608
San Joaquin County VA’s Supportive Housing (VASH)
Addresses the needs of homeless veterans by providing a rental subsidy to those who are eligible.
448 South Center Street
Stockton, California 95203
Outreach, case management, and assistance in obtaining benefits for eligible veteran families.
1333 Willow Pass Road, Suite 206
Concord, CA 94520
Swords to Plowshares
Serves all military veterans with a drop-in center, emergency shelter, mental health services, job training, employment referrals and more.
2719 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs Veterans Medical Center
Provides full range of patient care services and comprehensive health care.
4951 Arroyo Road
Livermore, CA 94550
Veterans Affairs (VA) Home Loan Program
Provides a home loan guaranty benefit and other housing-related programs to help buy, build, repair, retain, or adapt a home for personal occupancy.
1 (888) 869-0194
Veterans Resource Center
Provides information regarding benefits, housing, education, employment, healthcare and more.
400 Old Bernal Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 931-3400 x4