Veterans Benefits

​Assistance to soldiers, airmen and civilians. We strive to ensure all California National Guard members and their families receive the most current and up to date information related to veterans benefits and where to go to receive information/assistance. Our goal is to guide our members and their families to the sources that provide these benefits. Taking care of our veterans, members and families is the highest priority in the California National Guard.


Current Information and Benefits Updates

VA Northern California Newsletter
February 2013
Please see the attached Newsletter from the VA Northern California Health Care System.

American Red Cross – New Crisis Line

July 2011
American Red Cross (ARC) has a new dedicated crisis line for military members & family 1-877-272-7337 and ARC has the Safe & Well Site so family and friends can reconnect after disasters:
click Safe and Well Communities under Additional Links for more information

California Action Plan for Reintegration.

16 December 2009
The California Action Plan for Reintegration (CAPR), sponsored by the California Deparment of Veterans Affairs (CDVA), is aimed to help returning service members, many who have been unwilling to seek help and support through offical channels.  click California Action Plan for Reintegration for more information

Department of Defense Launches National Resource Directory For Wounded Warriors, Families And Caregivers.

17 November 2008
The Department of Defense today launched the National Resource Directory, a collaborative effort between the departments of Defense, Labor and Veterans Affairs.  The directory is a Web-based network of care coordinators, providers and support partners with resources for wounded, ill and injured service members, veterans, their families, families of the fallen and those who support them.  click U.S. Department of Defense for more information.