VETERANS CONNECT @ THE VACAVILLE LIBRARY
Veterans Connect @ the Library allows veterans to meet with reference staff trained by CalVet to help California veterans and their families find information on the resources they need and the benefits they have earned through military service. Military personnel, veterans and their families will find information regarding benefits, housing, education, employment, and healthcare.
This is a complete guide to state and federal resources and benefits.
Benefits and General Assistance
VETNOW - VETERAN'S BENEFITS NAVIGATOR
Live Navigator: Connect with an expert veteran to learn more about eligible VA benefits and community resources.
Veteran Resources: Review carefully selected resources to help you understand your benefits and community resources.
Navigators available 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm daily except holidays.
- Live Veteran Navigator
- Veteran Resources
- Send a Question
VA administers a variety of benefits and services that provide financial and other forms of assistance to Service members, Veterans, their dependents and survivors.
Information for Wounded Warriors and Veterans Who Have a Compensation Rating of 100% Permanent & Total (P&T).
Works to ensure that the government delivers to our nation's 25 million veterans and active duty personnel the benefits to which they are entitled because of disabilities resulting from their military service to our country.
Home loans, homeless support program, veteran homes, affordable housing, REN Communities and an application for veteran for home eligibilities.
Injury and Mental Health
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.
Their mission is to give all the support needed to help severely-wounded veterans and families recover from their injuries and illnesses in return for their sacrifices.
Swords to Plowshares’ mission is to heal the wounds of war, to restore dignity, hope, and self-sufficiency to all veterans in need, and to prevent and end homelessness and poverty among veterans.
Prepare for a career exam, explore occupations, and improve your workplace skills here. Tutorials LearningExpress en Español
HELPNOW - TUTORING FOR ADULTS
Live Online Tutoring: Connect with live tutors for help with career-enhancing academic skills. Tutors available 24/7 daily except holidays.
Writing Lab: Develop better writing skills through expert analysis of your papers, complete with constructive comments.
LearnNow: Receive live skills tutoring and access an extensive library of lessons, videos tutorials, and practice tests including SAT, ACT, GED, GRE, and more. Tutors can review your resumes. Get help in any academic subject.
MATCHING MILITARY SKILLS TO CIVILIAN SKILLS FOR A JOB
The only group focused on directly impacting the quality of life of women veterans through networking, career and professional development, and mentorship.
Work and Professional Development
Veterans2Work helps returning military veterans launch their civilian careers, while helping employers engage the full productive potential of those veterans.
More Job and Career Links and Help
See the Library's Job Links webpage for help with interviews, jobs, salaries, and more.