Resources – Military/Veterans

Homeless and Caring Court


The Homeless and Caring Court is an alternative to the traditional criminal justice court system; sessions are held in non-threatening community centers rather than the traditional courtroom. The court session is focused on the homeless and formerly homeless and assembles every other month to resolve individuals’ traffic, infractions and non-violent minor misdemeanor cases. The court

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Veteran Support – Swords to Plowshares


Swords to Plowshares is a community-based not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that provides needs assessment and case management, employment and training, housing, and legal assistance to approximately 3,000 veterans in the San Francisco Bay Area each y offers services to homeless and low-income veterans and their families. Call the Tri-Valley representative at 510-844-7500 East Bay Office 2719

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Sentinels of Freedom


This grassroots group started in San Ramon as a promise to accept responsibility for the well-being of severely injured men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces returning to civilian life and who show promise for bright and productive futures. It is now a national program. Get involved by serving on a support team to

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Blue Star Moms


This organization provides support for active duty personnel, promotes patriotism, and assists veterans’ organizations. Help collect and send care packages for our troops, sew for our troops or with other support activities. Where: Tri-Valley and Contra Costa County locations Website:

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Quilts Of Valor


Quilts for veterans is giving love, one quilt at a time. The group makes quilts together and even offers a free session of instruction and materials. For more info, go to When: Mondays, 10:30 Am - 3:30 Pm Where: Veterans Memorial Building, 522 S. L Street, Livermore Contact: email bschwegerle or call (510) 793-7583

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