Military

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The City of Chino thanks all current service members and veterans for their service.  Thank you for serving our country and protecting our freedoms.

The health and welfare of Veterans is important to the City of Chino.  We have identified resources available to help Veterans and their families find and connect to benefits they may be entitled to.  You can reference these resources below.

Veterans Crisis Hotline 1-800-273-8255 Press 1

General Information

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
https://www.va.gov/
Commonly called the VA, this department operates the nation’s largest health care system, administers benefits and services to service members, veterans, dependents, and survivors.

San Bernardino County Veterans Affairs
http://hs.sbcounty.gov/va

  • Rancho Cucamonga Office
    Open 8:00 am-4:00 pm Monday-Thursday
    8575 Haven Avenue, Suite 160
    Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
    (909) 948-6470
  • San Bernardino Office
    Open 8:00 am-4:00 pm Monday-Friday
    175 West 5th Street, Second Floor
    San Bernardino, CA 92415
    (909) 387-5516

U.S. Vets Inland Empire
https://www.usvetsinc.org/inland-empire/
U.S. Vets is a private, non-profit group providing housing, employment and counseling services to veterans from all branches of the service, in peace time and in war.

LOCAL VETERANS ORGANIZATIONS
Chino American Legion Post 299 and V.F.W. Post 11546
13759 Central Avenue, Chino
(909) 628-2080
http://americanlegionpost299.org/
Chino American Legion Post 299 is a nonprofit veterans club. There is a service officer available to help with VA claims and claims regarding health issues.

V.F.W. Post 2085
1341 East D Street
Ontario, CA 91764
(909)986-9066

HOSPITALS AND CLINICS
Rancho Cucamonga Outpatient Clinic
8599 Haven Avenue, Suite 102
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
(909) 946-5348

VA Loma Linda Medical Center
11201 Benton Street
Loma Linda, CA 92357
(909) 825-7024

Casa Colina Hospital and Centers for Healthcare
255 East Bonita Avenue
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 596-7733


Veterans Connect @ the Library

The California Department of Veterans Affairs is working to connect Veterans and their families to the benefits they are eligible for.

Visit a Veterans Resource Center at a participating library to learn about State and Federal education, employment, housing, health, disability, and other benefits that may be available to you and your family.

The closest Center is the Ontario City Library Veterans Resource Center located in the Ovitt Family Community Library, 215 East C Street, in Ontario.

http://www.ontarioca.gov/library/veterans-resource-center

Click here to access a list of all participating libraries.
https://calibrariesforveterans.org/veterans.html


Military Handbooks

Free military handbooks are available for active and retired U.S. Military personnel through MilitaryHandbooks.com.

https://militaryhandbooks.com/2018-military-handbooks-now-available/