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Education and Training Services
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If you are a veteran and are looking to further your education or obtain job related training, please click on the Education and Training Services Details button below to obtain information about training opportunities and resources that may help you build new skills and prepare you for a new career.

Disclaimer:  DPSS does not endorse or guarantee the providers or resources listed below.  Veterans should consider many factors including the likelihood of employment after the training, job placement assistance, any costs, loans, fees and time requirements before enrolling or committing to a training or education plan. 

Employment Services

The websites you will find by clicking on the Employment Services Details button below feature employers looking to hire veterans like you! This page is updated weekly, and new postings are displayed regularly.  

Apply On-Line with Your Benefits Now

The easiest and quickest way is to apply for CalWORKs online at Your Benefits Now.


Apply By Phone
You can apply by phone. Call the Customer Service Center (CSC) (866) 613-3777 to have an application mailed to you.

Apply In Person
You can apply In person at any Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) District Office or outreach site.
Health Services

If you need IMMEDIATE/EMERGENCY help for medical, mental health, or crisis concerns, please call 911 or contact the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 and press 1. You do not need to be enrolled in the VA to access IMMEDIATE help from your local 911 Center or the Veterans Crisis Line.

Board of Supervisors Veterans & Military Liaisons

Hilda L. Solis, 1st District
856 Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
500 West Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Ph: (213) 974-4111 Fax: (213) 613-1739
E-mail: FirstDistrict@bos.lacounty.gov

Mark Ridley-Thomas, 2nd District
Constituent Services Team
866 Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
500 W. Temple Los Angeles, CA 90012
Ph: (213) 974-2222 Fax: (213) 680-3283
E-mail: Ridley-Thomas@bos.lacounty.gov

Shelia Kuehl, 3rd District
821 Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
500 West Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Ph: (213) 974-3333 Fax: (213) 625-7360
E-mail: Sheila@bos.lacounty.gov

Janice Hahn, 4th District
822 Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
500 West Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Ph: (213) 974-4444 Fax: (213) 626-6941
E-mail: FourthDistrict@bos.lacounty.gov

Kathryn Barger, 5th District
869 Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
500 West Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Ph: (213) 974-5555 Fax: (213) 974-1010
E-mail: Kathryn@bos.lacounty.gov