The following is a listing of helpful local, state, and federal resources:
U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs
www.va.gov - Extensive information on all VA related benefits and services such as Health Care, Education, Home Loans, Life Insurance, Location of facilities (includes street maps), legislation, FAQs, etc.
Education & Training - 1-888-442-4551
Life Insurance - 1-800-669-8477
Special Issues:- 1-800-749-8387
Health Care - 1-877-222-VETS (8387)
Headstones/Markers - 1-800-697-6947
VA Inspector General - 1-800-488-8244
Suicide Prev. Hotline - 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
TDD - 1-800-829-4833
County Veterans Affairs
The office provides assistance with education, employment, property tax exemptions and assistance with applying for federal & state benefits.
San Bernardino County Veterans Affairs
13260 Central Avenue
Chino, CA 91710
EDD Office Rancho Cucamonga
9650 9th Street, Suite A
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
Local Veteran Employment Representative:
Sam Jurado, 909/948-6638
Disabled American Veterans
www.dav.org - Assistance with VA disability compensation and pension claims; transportation to VA hospitals and other services.
http://iava.org - IAVA is dedicated to educating the public about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, advocating on behalf of those who have served, and fostering a community for troops, veterans, and their families. Membership is free.
Transition Assistance Program
Transition resources are available to you through this website. You can access them before, during, or after military-to-civilian transition - whenever you need them! http://www.turbotap.org/portal/transition/login
IAVA: Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America
For America's newest generation of veterans and the people who support them. Join a veterans-only online community to connect with people who know where you are coming from. Share your experiences and help others make the transition to civilian life. http://iava.org/
National Center for PTSD Advances the clinical care and social welfare of U.S. veterans through research, education, and training on PTSD and stress-related disorders. http://www.ptsd.va.gov/
VA Office of Mental Health Services Aims to insure that all veterans have access to needed mental health care. VA Mental Health advances the principle that mental health care is an essential component of overall health care. http://www.mentalhealth.va.gov/index.asp