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General Agency Information
Name:Santa Cruz County Veterans Services Office
Alternate Name(s):County of Santa Cruz Veterans Services Office
HSD Veterans Services Office
Santa Cruz County Veteran's Services Office
Santa Cruz Veterans Services Office
Veterans Services Office County of Santa Cruz
Address:842 Front St.
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-454-7276
Fax Number:831-458-7116
Description:Monday-Thursday 8am-12pm; 1-5pm

The Santa Cruz Veterans Service Office is a State and County funded agency, established in 1946 to assist veterans, military retirees, and their families in obtaining benefits earned by military service.

Watsonville Veterans Office
18 West Beach Street
Watsonville, CA 95076
Office: (831) 454-7276
Office hours are Mondays and Tuesdays only,
8am-12:00noon and 1-5pm
By Appointment Only

ELIGIBILITY: Veteran of US military service or dependent or survivor of a veteran.
Programs:Transportation of veterans to Palo Alto V.A. Medical Center
Benefits claims assistance
Survivors assistance
California Employment Development Department (EDD) Phone (831) 464-6286

Other Services include:
Veterans Advocate
Dean Kaufman

Veterans Service Representative
Sheila Challberg (831)454-4290

Claims filing
Case management
Information and referral

Program Liaison with:
VA Health Services
VA Veterans Centers
Veterans Administration
Veteran Services Organizations
Cal Vet Home Loan Assistance
Processing appeals
Interfacing with other organizations

Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
Funding Source:County Government
Federal Government
State Government
Contact Persons

Christopher   Lopez

Sheila  Challberg

Susan Leland

Lorena Vazquez

Related Agencies
Parent Agency:Human Services Department County of Santa Cruz
Subject Headings
Benefits Assistance
Certificates/Forms Assistance
Families of Military Personnel/Veterans
Government Agencies
In Home Assistance
Insurance Claims Assistance
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Substance Abuse Counseling
Veteran Benefits Assistance
Veteran Disability
Veteran Education Benefits
Veteran Support Groups
Vocational Rehabilitation
This record last modified February 13, 2017