County Veteran ID Card
The San Mateo County Veterans Services Office is proud to provide the over 33,000 San Mateo County Veterans with a free Veterans ID Card. These cards identify Veterans who served in our Armed Forces, and received an honorable discharge following their military service.
College Fee Waiver
Dependents of a veteran who has a 0% to 100% disability VA rating may be eligible for free tuition to any Junior College or State and UC Universities. Visit us today to learn more about this California State benefit.
Veterans Crisis Line:
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available. https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/
Local VA Sites
Note: the Menlo Park VA location can be accessed on the web at the same place as the Palo Alto VA location