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Veterans Resource Center

Veterans Resource Center

The Veterans Resource Center promotes an attitude of collaboration within the campus and surrounding community to increase awareness and sensitivity to issues concerning veterans. The goal of the program is to create an encouraging environment by acknowledging, honoring, and addressing veterans’ unique needs, while helping them attain their educational goals.

Program Learning Outcomes                                                                                        Through active participation in Veteran services and programs offered through the VRC, students will:

  1. Discover campus and community resources available to veterans.
  2. Demonstrate social responsibility through participation and involvement with the Veterans Club.  
  3. Demonstrate self-advocacy skills. 

Upcoming Events

  • VETERANS WELLNESS DAY at East Los Angeles College.  Join us and the rest of the LACCD on Friday, October 6 from 8:30am to 2pm for workshops on meal prep, meditation & movement, recreational art, comedy, veteran specific resources and more. We'll also be competing against LACCD schools in the obstacle course. Sign up by emailing or stopping by the Veterans Resource Center. *FREE LUNCH  AND TRANSPORTATION will be provided. 1st Annual LACCD Veterans Wellness Day Friday October 6th, 2017 at East Los Angeles College in the S2 Courtyard from 8:30am to 2:00pm Meal Prep, Meditation & Movement, Recreational Art, Obstacle Course, Comedy, Resources and More Contact Your VRC or Certifying Official to sign up! A Los Angeles Community College District Veteran Services Collaborative

VETSUCCESS On Campus (VSOC)

LACC participates in the VA VSOC program. The VSOC program aims to help student veterans and their qualified dependents succeed and thrive through a coordinated delivery of on-campus benefits assistance and counseling leading to completion of their education and preparing them to enter the labor market in viable careers.

Feeling stressed? Need someone to talk to?

U.S.VETS Outside the Wire provides free counseling and mental health services to student veterans and their family members.  Common reasons for seeking therapy include stress, depression, anxiety, PTSD, Military Sexual Trauma, difficulty with sleep or concentration, and problems adjusting to civilian life. A licensed psychotherapist from Outside the Wire is available on campus every Tuesday. To set up an appointment please email Helen Yum, LCSW at hyum@usvetsinc.org or call/text (323) 536-1767.

 Contact Us

Student Union Room 218
(323) 953-4000 ext. 2125
FAX: (323) 953-4040
veteransaffairs@lacitycollege.edu

Mailing Address

Los Angeles City College
Veterans Resource Center
855 N. Vermont Ave.
Los Angeles CA 90029

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Phone: 323.953.4000

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Emergency: 323.953.2911