The Monterey Institute is committed to providing support and resources for our veterans, including veterans' benefits to help finance your education.
In the Monterey County area, there are many helpful veterans' services and resources. We hope that you find the information below useful.
Student Veterans Organization - The VO is a student organization at the Monterey Institute of International Studies. They are here to ensure that all veterans in the MIIS community are utilizing all resources available to them to assist them in reaching their educational and professional goals. The VO strives to take a holistic approach to the educational experience of veterans, and works in a variety of areas to enhance the learning atmosphere at MIIS. They look to create robust relationships within MIIS, the local community, and other academic and federal organizations.
Vet Centers - For readjustment counseling services to veterans and families
US Dept. of Veterans Affairs - To sign up for VA medical care and inquire about medical facilities
Returning Service Members OEF/OIF - Specific VA benefits for OIF/OEF veterans
Career Center of Monterey County - Information on job placement, vocational training, career guidance and other veteran services
Monterey County Veterans Services Office - Provides advocacy, assistance and services designed to enhance the lives of Monterey County veterans
Pleural Mesothelioma - Provides information and resources and a patient advocacy program for veterans
Asbestos.com - Asbestos exposure and mesothelioma information. Works with individuals and their families to help them find local treatment centers, doctors and support groups, provide free informational resources, and help file VA claims.
mesothelioma.com/veterans/ -Veterans resource on Mesothelioma.