Despite the COVID-19 shelter-in-place order, veterans can still access all services provided by San Mateo County.
Although the Veterans Services Office is currently closed and all in-office appointments are postponed, veterans are encouraged to contact the service office at (650) 802-6598. All regular services will still be provided over the phone.
The services include health coverage, financial assistance, food assistance, homelessness aid, children and family resources, child care, employment services, public assistant programs, and community resources.
For anyone who needs to drop off documents to the Veterans Service Office, call a representative to discuss further. The office is located at 550 Quarry Road in San Carlos.
For more information of veteran services, visit their website.
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