Health

Health Resources

Medical Facility Location Directory

Contains facility and key staff information within 1822 VA facilities, maintained on a regular basis by editors and administrators nationwide throughout the VA network. Designed for ease-of-use, this site categorizes information for browsing by state and administration, as well as by viewing through an interactive map of the United States.

Veterans Health Handbook

Includes everything you need to know about: how to apply, veterans service centers, choosing a facility, changing a facility, second opinions, prescriptions, dental care, chiropractic care, non-VA care, travel, POW benefits, appeals, grievances, confidentiality, financial issues, means testing, hardship determinations, waivers, medication co-payments, health insurance and a complete listing of VA facilities.

Wounded, Ill, and Injured Compensation and Benefits Health Handbook

The 2016 Compensation and Benefits Handbook is a quick reference guide for wounded, ill and injured Service members and their loved ones during the period of rehabilitation to reintegration.


Local VA Clinics

Santa Ana Veterans Medical Clinic
1506 Brookhollow Dr.
Santa Ana, CA 92705
714-434-4600
http://www.longbeach.va.gov/locations/SantaAna.asp

Anaheim VA Healthcare
2569 W Woodland Dr.
Anaheim, CA 92801
(714) 763-5300
http://www.longbeach.va.gov/locations/Anaheim.asp

Laguna Hills VA Medical Clinic
25292 McIntyre Road
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
949-269-0700
http://www.longbeach.va.gov/locations/LagunaHills.asp

Long Beach VA Healthcare
5901 E 7th St.
Long Beach, CA 90822
(562) 826-8000
http://www.longbeach.va.gov/index.asp


AfterDeployment.org

AfterDeployment.org: Wellness resources for the military community.
http://www.afterdeployment.org/


Brainline Military

Brainline Military: Traumatic brain injury resource. Brain injury facts, information, symptoms and support. Resources for preventing, treating, and living with brain injury.
http://www.brainlinemilitary.org/


Caregiver Support

Caregiver Support: Programs are available for both in and out of home to help you caregivers as they care for Veterans
http://www.caregiver.va.gov/index.asp


Disabled American Veterans

Disabled American Veterans: Dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. We accomplish this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America's injured heroes on Capitol Hill.
http://www.dav.org/


DVBIC

The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC): is a part of the U.S. military health system. Specifically, it is the traumatic brain injury (TBI) operational component of the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE). Founded in 1992 by Congress, DVBIC’s responsibilities have grown as its network of care and treatment sites has grown.
http://dvbic.dcoe.mil/


Health Topics A - Z

Health Topics A - Z: Veterans, Have a Health Question? The Health Topics A-Z Index page includes key topics, the most popular inquiries and areas of vital importance to Veterans, their families and their caregivers.
http://www.va.gov/health/newsfeatures/2014/August/Veterans-Have-A-Health-Question-Search-Here.asp


Lone Survivor Foundation

Lone Survivor Foundation: The Lone Survivor Foundation restores, empowers, and renews hope for our wounded service members and their families through health, wellness, and therapeutic support.
http://lonesurvivorfoundation.org/


Military Sexual Assault

Military Sexual Assault: Department of Defense (DoD) Safe Helpline is a groundbreaking crisis support service for members of the DoD community affected by sexual assault. Safe Helpline provides live, one-on-one support and information to the worldwide DoD community. The service is confidential, anonymous, secure, and available worldwide, 24/7 by click, call or text to provide victims with the help they need anytime, anywhere.
https://www.safehelpline.org/


Mesotheliomaveterans.org

Mesotheliomaveterans.org: For veterans and their families who have been affected by mesothelioma, offers free veteran specific resources and support. 1/3 of all mesothelioma patients are veterans, since 2004 over 5,000 veterans have died from mesothelioma.

https://www.mesotheliomaveterans.org/


My Health E Vet

My Health E Vet: With 24/7 access, my HealtheVet is the VA's Personal Health Record. It was designed for Veterans, active duty Service members, their dependents and caregivers. My HealtheVet helps you partner with your health care team. It provides you opportunities and tools to make informed decisions.
https://www.myhealth.va.gov/index.html


NAMI

NAMI Veterans and Military Resource Center: Resources, support, and partnerships dedicated to mental health policy, education initiatives and advocacy priorities that impact active duty military personnel, veterans with mental illness and the family members of these individuals.
http://www.nami.org


Paralyzed Veterans of America

Paralyzed Veterans of America: A congressionally chartered veterans service organization founded in 1946 that has developed a unique expertise on a wide variety of issues involving the special needs of our members.
http://www.pva.org/


UCLA Health: Operation Mend

UCLA Health: Operation Mend: UCLA Operation Mend is a groundbreaking program that provides returning military personnel with severe facial and other medical injuries access to the nation's top plastic and reconstructive surgeons, as well as comprehensive medical and mental-health support for the wounded and their families.
http://operationmend.ucla.edu/


Veterans Health Administration

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Health Administration: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system with over 1,700 sites of care, serving 8.76 million Veterans each year.
http://www.va.gov/health/


Women Veterans Health Care

Women Veterans Health Care: Did you know that women are the fastest growing group within the Veteran population? Learn more about the changing face of women Veterans and what VA is doing to meet their health care needs.
http://www.womenshealth.va.gov/


Wounded Warriors Project

Wounded Warriors Project: Wounded Warrior Project is a veterans service organization that offers a variety of programs, service and events for wounded veterans of the military actions following the events of 9/11/2001.
http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/