VA Contacts and Resources

Contact Information

  • Education Benefits & Payment Inquires

  • Other VA Benefits (Local Regional Office - Oakland)

  • Monthly Verification of Enrollment

  • Direct Deposit Enrollment

  • VA Debt Management Center

Internet Resources

Local Resources

Alameda County Veterans Services

The Veterans Service Office provides veterans and their dependents and/or survivors with information regarding veterans benefits, and assistance with filing benefit claims, waivers and appeals, in order for them to obtain and maintain all available benefits and entitlements for which they are eligible.

  • Oakland Branch (main office)
    6955 Foothill Blvd, Suite 300 Oakland, CA 94605
    Phone: 510-577-3547
    Fax: 510-577-1947

  • Hayward Branch
    24100 Amador Street
    Phone: 510-265-8271

  • Fremont Branch
    39155 Liberty Street, Suite F620 
    Phone: 510-795-2686

California Department of Veteran Services

CalVet will deliver the innovative services veterans and their families need to be successful, productive Californians in the most efficient and cost effective manner through aggressively collaborating with key stakeholders and partners.

1227 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
1 (800) 952-5626
1 (800) 324-5966 (TDD)
1 (800) 221-8998 (Outside California)

Department of Veterans Affairs - Regional Office

Benefits counselors are available to answer questions by telephone at 1-800-827-1000 between the hours of 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, Monday through Friday

1301 Clay Street, 12th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612
Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


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