Veteran's Services - Resources

VALOR Partners and Veteran's Service Organizations

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Office of Veteran's Services-County of Santa Clara
Clint Taxdahl - Case Manager-Vet Center Santa Clara
68 North Winchester Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Office: 408-918-4980

Clint Taxdahl is a case manager for Santa Clara's Veteran's Services and a Veteran of the U.S Air Force. His office specializes in assisting Veterans navigate the VA benefit system. When you need guidance on how to start a new claim or if you need to appeal a decision, Clint is the person to come to. We are fortunate enough to have Clint come to the VALOR Center once a month to aid our Veteran population. The day and time of his outreach sessions changes every single semester, so please check for dates here or at the front desk.

EDD California, Disabled Veteran Outreach Program

Gonzalo Alvarez

Outreach Specialist

1901 Zanker Road

San Jose, CA 95112

Direct: 408-216-6042

Fax: 408-436-5714

Gonzalo Alvarez, a U.S Army Veteran, is our Outreach Specialist for the California's Employment Development Department. The EDD Veterans’ representatives specialize in assisting veterans in their efforts to return to work and are located in many local EDD offices. Services provided include a veteran 24-hour priority hold on all job listings, customized job search assistance, job fairs, employer recruitments, and other events and resources. Gonzalo provides outreach services for Mission College's Veterans every Thursday from 1000-1200.

VA Health Mobile Vet Center

Miki Kwan RNP

Nurse Practitioner at Veterans Administration Palo Alto Health Care System

Miki Kwan is our unofficial liaison for our region's VA Health Care System. Her team comes once a month to serve our Veteran community. From their Mobile lab, they can provide a wide array of non-intensive care services. They can also process new Veterans and get them enrolled into the VA Health systems.  Please check here or at our front desk for time and date; will change every semester.

Resources and Information

VA Regional Office - Western Region

Department of Veterans
Muskogee Regional Office

125 South Main Street
Muskogee, OK 74401

Important Phone Numbers
  • VA Education Benefits
  • Monthly Verification of Attendance
  • Work Study
  • Direct Deposit
  • Other VA Benefits
Additional Resources
Forms and Documents