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  • Veterans Crisis Line
    1 800-273-8255 press 1
    Text 838255
  • Crisis Support Services of Alameda County
    1 800-309-2131


Oakland (main office)
Eastmont Self Sufficiency Center
6955 Foothill Boulevard Suite 300
Oakland CA 94605

Telephone / Email

M-F: 510-577-1926

Related links on the Alameda County Website Links to resources on the web

Employment Resources

The Alameda County Veterans Service Office (VSO) operates in the Alameda County Social Services Agency, Department of Adult, Aging, and Medi-Cal Services, under the direction of the Alameda County Board of Supervisors. The VSO serves all of Alameda County.

The VSO has three offices:

Oakland (main office)
Eastmont Self Sufficiency Center

6955 Foothill Boulevard, Suite 300

Oakland, CA 94605
M-F: 510-577-1926

FAX: 510-577-1947

24100 Amador Street
Tuesday/Thursday: 510-265-8271

39155 Liberty Street, Suite F620
Tuesday/Thursday: 510-795-2686

The Veterans Service Office provides veterans and their dependents and/or survivors with information regarding veterans benefits, and assistance with filing benefit claims, waivers and appeals, in order for them to obtain and maintain all available benefits and entitlements for which they are eligible.

The major categories of benefits and services consist of Disability Benefits, Dependents and Survivor Benefits, Education Benefits, Vocational Rehabilitation, Burial Benefits, Health Care, access assistance, Veterans Homes, Home Loans, and Life Insurance.

The VSO maintains contact with networks with the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs, the Calif. Dept. of Veterans Affairs, other County Veterans Service Offices throughout the State, local veterans' groups and service organizations, and other community resources available to veterans, dependents, and survivors.

Link to the Vet's Calendar

Contact Us Via E-Mail:

Alameda County Network of Care for Veterans & Service Members
For additional resources, visit Alameda County Network of Care for Veterans & Service Members at:

Research Study - VA Palo Alto Health Care System
The Group Interactive Structured Treatment (GIST) - Social Competence program is currently recruiting for a clinical trial designed to test the effectiveness of a group treatment program to improve social skills in individuals who have had a traumatic brain injury (TBI). The date and time are TBD and will most likely begin in June or July of 2013. If you are interested please see the attached flyer for more details and call 650-493-5000 x67268 soon.
Link to Flyer about Research Study.

Link to More Information about Research Study.

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