Resources - Women Veterans Alliance

Resources

Veterans Crisis Line

Service members, and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, send a text message to 838255, or chat online to receive free, confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, even if they are not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care.

Career, Professional Development & Mentorship

Accenture Veteran Technology Training Program

Transition to a career in technology with help from our unique training program for military service members and veterans

American Corporate Partners Women's Veteran Mentoring Program

Focused on connecting female veterans with entrepreneurs and female business leaders for one-on-one yearlong mentorships.

American Dream U

American Dream U is a non-profit dedicated to helping our military get the education and access to resources they need to find their dream job or to start a business of their own.

Resources for Veterans Looking to Code

Salary Calculator

VetForce

Connecting Salesforce-certified veterans and families with willing employers in the Cloud.

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment  (VR&E)

Also know as Chapter 31 or Voc-Rehab
Education & Training

Calculate Your Education Benefits

NewGIBill.org is a collaboration between Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) and College Factual.  The mission of this site is to help veterans make the most of their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits by providing the best tools available to calculate benefits and compare costs at over 4,000 different colleges after benefits have been considered

College Resources for Military Veterans

A resource for students who have served their country and are veterans of the armed forces

New GI Bill

The mission of this site is to help veterans make the most of their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits by providing the best tools available to calculate benefits and compare costs at over 4,000 different colleges after benefits have been considered.

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) Chapter 31

You may receive Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) services to help with job training, employment accommodations, resume development, and job seeking skills coaching. Other services may be provided to assist Veterans in starting their own businesses or independent living services for those who are severely disabled and unable to work in traditional employment. Download Fact Sheet: VocRehab Chap 31
Entrepreneurship

American Dream U

American Dream U is a non-profit dedicated to helping our military get the education and access to resources they need to find their dream job or to start a business of their own.

Books written by Military Women

California Capital Women's Business Center

Committed to helping entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses

Office of Veterans Business Development (SBA)

The Office of Veterans Business Development's mission is to maximize the availability, applicability and usability of all administration small business programs for Veterans, Service-Disabled Veterans, Reserve Component Members, and their Dependents or Survivors.

ServiceMember Guide to starting a Business

Veteran Entrepreneur Portal (VEP)

The Veteran Entrepreneur Portal (VEP) is designed to save you time! BusinessUSA makes it easier for small businesses to access Federal services, regardless of its source. VA OSDBU quickly connects Veteran entrepreneurs to relevant ‘best-practices’ and information. Collectively, VEP offers direct access to the resources necessary to guide every step of entrepreneurship.

Veterans Business Outreach Center

Program is designed to provide entrepreneurial development services such as business training, counseling and mentoring, and referrals for eligible veterans owning or considering starting a small business.

Women Veterans Exchange (WX)

Online women veteran business owners directory.
Housing

A Community for Peace- Greater Sacramento Area

24 hour Crisis Line- Shelter & Safety  916.728.7210

Reference Table for VA Home Eligibility

This table is a quick reference guide for VA eligibility. Click here for details »»

VA Home Loan Certificate of Eligibility

VA Loans of California

VALoansofCalifornia

Website dedicated to providing information to Veteran and Active-Duty military personnel, and all who wish to educate themselves on the benefits and opportunities available when using VA home loans to purchase and refinance residential real estate in California.

Full List of Property Tax Exemptions By State for Veterans

Mo's Heroes 

Helping Homeless Heroes

Final Salute, Inc.

Supporting transitional housing for homeless women veterans and their children.

Foundation for Women Warriors

Support organization created exclusively for the women veteran community of Southern California. Housing, childcare, and warrior assistance.

Veterans Resource Centers of America

A community based veteran’s service agency, with thirteen  Resource Centers across Northern California, Northern Nevada and Northern Arizona. Providing- Transitional Housing, Homeless Prevention, Permanent Supportive Housing, Nutrition Services, and Behavioral Health Treatment.

Volunteers of America’s (VOA)- Veterans and their Families

Provides specialized programs for homeless and at-risk veterans and their families in the Greater Sacramento area.  These services provide rapid re-housing, intensive case-management, and focus heavily on increasing our veteran men’s and women’s employment possibilities.
Personal Health & Wellness

Dental Care Resources For Veterans

Give An Hour

Meeting the mental health needs of the troops and families affected by the post-9/11 conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. We provide counseling to individuals, couples and families, and children and adolescents.

Resources for Caregivers giving care to Veterans

Soldiers Project

The Soldiers Project has been providing psychotherapy for post 9/11 Veterans and their loved ones for more than ten years.

The Mesothelioma Center – Veterans and Mesothelioma

VA Services and Benefits for Military Sexual Trauma (MST)

VA Women Veterans Readjustment Counseling

VA offers an array of services to help women Veterans readjust to life at home

Veterans and Addiction

Vet Center

Providing quality readjustment counseling in a caring manner. Vet Centers understand and appreciate Veterans' war experiences while assisting them and their family members toward a successful post-war adjustment in or near their community. View FAQ

Veterans and Mesothelioma

VA Benefits

Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry

OEF/OIF/OND/OFS Veterans and Servicemembers who have deployed to the Southwest Asia theater of operations on or after August 2, 1990 as well as those who have deployed to Afghanistan or Djibouti after September 11, 2001 can use the registry questionnaire to report exposures to airborne hazards (such as smoke from burn pits, oil-well fires, or pollution during deployment), as well as other exposures and health concerns.

Burial Benefits

Burial Benefits- what to expect

Center for Women Veterans

Information and resources for women Veterans and their advocates that facilitates greater awareness around opportunities for them to lead and engage within their communities.

Discharges and Their Effect on Veteran Benefits

Find Accredited Attorneys, Claims Agents, or Veterans Service Organizations (VSO) Representatives

How to apply for VA Health Care

How to file a Notice of Disagreement on VA Comp Claim

National Archives

Request Veterans Service Records;records; Replace lost medals and awards and more.

Service Connected Disability Benefits

VA Copayments

VA Dental Insurance Program

VA Disability Calculator

Veterans Aid and Attendance Pension Benefit

VHUB Veteran Legal Resource Hub- San Francisco

Who is a "Veteran"- Basic Eligibility for Veterans' Benefits