San Joaquin County Veterans Service Office (CVSO)

(209) 468-2916
(209) 468-2918

Any honorably discharged veteran, active duty service member and/or dependents of a Veteran.


San Joaquin Veterans Service Office (CVSO) was established by the Board of Supervisors in 1944. In an Advocacy Role, the Appointed Veterans Service Officer shall assist every peace or war-time veteran, and the dependents of every deceased veteran in presenting and pursuing any claim the veteran may have against the United States Department of Veterans Affairs and in establishing the veteran's right to any privilege, preference, care or compensation provided by the laws of the United States or the State of California.

Courtesy, respect and sensitivity will be afforded to every veteran and eligible dependent who desires to pursue claims for disability, pension, compensation, education, and medical care, to include death benefits such as burial allowances, widow's pensions, dependency and indemnity compensation and the dependent allowances.

Assistance with the following is provided:

  • California College Fee Waiver
  • Transportation to Livermore VAMC
  • Comprehensive benefit counseling
  • Claim preparation, submission and monitoring until a decision is reached
  • Assistance with response to VA
  • Assistance with obtaining or certifying vital records
  • Information, referral, or contact services for: employment, community resources, Cal-VET Farm & Home
  • Loan and VA Vet Center Counseling
  • Compensations, pensions, allowances and reimbursements
  • State Veterans Home
  • Request for military records and decorations
  • Discharge upgrade and correction of military records
  • Vocational Rehabilitation from VA
  • Educational benefits
  • Life Insurance (VA)
  • Burial benefits
  • VA Health Care Application-Affordable Care Act for Veterans
Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Main Location
105 South San Joaquin Street
1st Floor
Stockton, CA  95202
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