SACRAMENTO WORKS CAREER CENTER, 12 LOCATIONS At the 12 locations listed below, you will find such services as: The Employment Development Dept.(EDD), Job Search, Career Center Workshops, Youth Programs, Welfare to Work, Refugee Services, Adult Education and much more. For a complete list of Veteran representatives in North Central California, click on the star to the right.
For Unemployment Insurance call 1-800-300-5616
Sacramento County Veteran Service Officer (CVSO) Jeff Pealer 2007 19th Street Sacramento, CA 95818 (916)874-6811/6713 ||Fax (916)874-8868 The County Veteran Service Officer can help Veterans with information on Veterans' Rights, and obtain applications for Veteran Programs. The CVSO can serve as a liason between the Veteran and the VA. Be sure to take a copy of your DD-214. If you need a copy of your DD-214, click on the star at the right.
VA Hospital For services, see VAMC at Mather AFB, listed above.
Department of Veteran Affairs (Federal) www.va.gov/ California Department of Veteran Affairs www.ns.net/cadva
Benefits Information and Claims: 1-800-827-1000 (Fed)
The Vet Center 1111 Howe Street., Suite 390 Sacramento, CA 95825 (916) 566-7430 "Vet Centers provide readjustment counseling to combat Veterans and sexual trauma survivors through a network of 206 centers in the US, Guam, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands...The Vet Centers serve Veterans from all conflicts dating back to WWII."
Sacramento Veterans Resource Center (Vietnam Veterans of California, Inc.) 7270 East Southgate Drive Sacramento, CA 95823 (916)393-8387 ||Fax(916)393-8389 E-mail: email@example.com They provide employment and training services to Veterans. They provide outreach to homeless Veterans, Career Counseling, Resume Prep, Drug and Alcohol Counseling, Training and more. They have a 32 bed employment based housing program.
Family Law Facilitator's Office 3341 Power Inn Rd. Room 113 Sacramento, CA 95826 (916)875-3400 Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30 This office provides assistance with: Child Custody, Visitation, Child Support, Spousal Support, Establishing Paternity, Divorce, Legal Separation and Annulment. They offer free legal assistance, call for details.
The Human Rights Fair Housing Commission of the City and County of Sacramento 1112 "I" Street, Suite 250 Sacramento, CA 95814 (916) 444-6903 If you have a rental housing problem, tenant/landlord problem, or you need help reguarding: habitability violations, housing discrimination, hate crimes, public accommodations or sexual harassment, this is the place to go. They also offer advice for Small Claims Court, they handle employment discrimination claims and conduct an Unlawful Detainer Mediation Advisory Clinic.
Voluntary Legal Services Program of Northern California 517 12th Street Sacramento, CA 95814 (916)551-2150 This office provides services such as: Driver's License Reinstatement Advice, Criminal Records Expungement, Conservatorship Advice, Small Estate Advice, Employment Law, and Debt Collection Defense. They operate a Senior Legal Hotline for Northern California residents, age 60 and over (who are eligible), with free legal advice. The number to call is (916) 551-2140 or 1-800 222-1753
Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) 2600 Auburn Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95821 (916)481-6020
AMVETS (American Veterans) Robert Smith, Service Officer 10535 Hospital Way Mather, CA 95655 (916) 843-7076 AMVETS is a national Veteran Service organization. The staff is made up of a network of trained national service officers, across the county, providing free expert advice to Veterans and Veterans' dependants. Annually, these officers handle thousands of claims and obtain various benefits for deserving Veterans, including: hospitalization, disability compensation and educational benefits. AMVETS is a membership organization open to all Veterans.
Sacramento City Human Resources Dept. (Personnel) 921 10th Street Sacramento, CA (916)264-5270, For current job information call: (916)264-8568 Click on the star at the right to view job listings on the City's Web Site.
Sacramento County Human Resources Agency (Personnel) 710 "J" Street Sacramento, CA 95814 (916)874-5593 For current job information call: (916)874-6771 Click on the star at the right to view job listings, and download applications from the County's Web Site.
Sacramento County Regional Occupational Program (ROP) (916) 228-2721 The Sacramento ROP program prepares people for work by providing tuition-free, high quality job training. "Along with classroom instruction, ROP students receive significant experience through real world-of-work internships in more than 80 occupational area.
The Charles A. Jones Skills and Business Education Center 5451 Lemon Hill Avenue Sacramento, Ca 95824 (916) 433-2600 This center is part of the Sacramento City Unified School District. The following is their mission statement: "The mission of Charles A. Jones Skills and Business Education Center is to enrich the lives of adults and youth by providing a learning environment for academic and vocational training, thereby empowering them to become contributing and economically independant members of their communities. Training is approved for GI Bill.
SACRAMENTO AREA COLLEGES BELOW Click on the star to view more colleges.
American River College 4700 College Oak Drive Sacramento, CA 95841 (916)484-8391 Web Site: http://wserver.arc.losrios.cc.ca.us/
CA State University at Sacramento 6000 J Street Sacramento, CA 95819 (916) 278-6011 Web Site: www.csus.edu/index.stm
Cosumnes River College 8401 Center Parkway Sacramento, CA 95822 (916) 558-2533 Web Site: http://wserver.crc.losrios.cc.ca.us/
Sacramento City College 3835 Freeport Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95822-1386 (916) 558-2444 Web Site: http://wserver.scc.losrios.cc.ca.us/
Sierra College 5000 Rocklin Rd. Rocklin, CA 95677 (916) 624-3333 Web Site: http://www.sierra.cc.ca.us/
UC Davis Davis, CA 95616 (530) 752-8111 Web Site: http://www.ucdavis.edu/
Sacramento County Human Assistance Department 1725 28th Street Sacramento, CA 95816 (916)874-2072 This is the umbrella department for general assistance programs such as: CalWorks, Medi-cal, Gain, Foster Grandparent Program and others.
DMV (Motor Vehicle Dept.) 4700 Broadway Sacramento, CA 95820 (916)657-7669 for general information and appointments
U.S. Post Office Sacramento Main Post Office: 2000 Royal Oaks Drive Sacarmento, CA 95815 (916)263-7150