The Merced County Veteran's Services Office (VSO) assists veterans, their dependents and survivors, and the general public in obtaining benefits from federal, state, and local agencies administering programs for veterans.
Non-service connected pension, Aid and Attendance
Requests for copies of military records, awards, and decorations
Educational benefits - College-fee waivers, GI Bill, Chapter 35
Veterans Homes of California
Public assistance for financial, nutritional, and employment needs
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)
Prevention and early intervention for mental health problems
Alcohol and drug dependency treatment
Homeless veterans services and HUD VASH vouchers
Small Business Administration
Home loans (applications for Certificates of Eligibility)
The Annual Veteran's Day Parade
The Merced County Human Services Agency is also active with the Annual Veteran's Day Parade, held each November 11th in Merced. The parade offers the community an opportunity to honor the men and women that have given so much to protect this country. Learn more information about this year's parade.
Contact us today to find out more about veterans benefits, you can either call (209) 385-7588 or visit the Veterans Services Office located at 3376 North Highway 59, Suite D, Merced, CA 95348