Veterans Services

Veterans Services Officer:

Wes Morrill, Director – Military & Veterans Affairs
Location:  Veterans Memorial Bldg.,
649 San Benito St., Ste. 115, Hollister, CA  95023-3952

Phone: 831-637-4846
Fax: 831-637-1609
Office Hours: M-W: 8 AM. – 3 PM *Walk-In hours

Thru: 8AM-12 PM  *For General questions only. Please call for additional information.
Web Site:

Shari A Stevenson
Veteran Service Representative
Monterey & San Benito County Military & Veteran’s Services
Phone: 831-637-4846
Fax: 831-647-7618

Services Available:

  • Benefits Claims Assistance: Claims advocacy for veterans, their survivors or dependents.
  • Special Outreach Services is provided to those severely disabled, social disadvantaged and senior citizen veterans whose needs would otherwise go unmet.
  • County Veterans’ Van Program: Free van transportation may be scheduled for transportation of Monterey County veterans to the VA Medical Center in Palo Alto and the San Jose VA Outpatient Clinic. Call a Volunteer Van Coordinator to schedule a ride at 647-7614. This is a 24-hour voice mail service.
  • Survivors Assistance: Our Offices provide claims assistance for all veterans’ survivors to include casualty reporting, SBP, DIC, burial and VA death insurance claims.
  • Homeless Services for Veterans: HUD-VASH (Program) Contact Fernando Ortiz at (650) 468-8414.