Lassen County is a small county, some of the services that you may need are located in other counties.
Employment Development Department (EDD) 2545 Main St. Susanville, CA 96130 (530) 257-2129 At the EDD location in Susanville, a Veteran can register in Caljobs with an online resume, attend job search workshops, join the Job Club, sit in on employability skills workshops, and much more! And, they have a job search computer room, all of this at no charge. Darlene Hunter is the Veterans' Employment Representative, for Lassen County; she is there for Veterans and will refer you to many different services. For Unemployment Insurance call: (530) 257-2127 and for Disability Insurance call: (530) 225-2900. For Unemployment Insurance (UI) call: 1-800-300-5616
Alliance for Work Force Development 2545 Main St. Susanville, CA 96130 (530) 257-2567 or 1-800-222-0119 The Alliance shares it's resources with EDD at the Main St. location. They offer career planning, vocational assessment, classroom training, typing certification, on-the-job training, computer programs and more. Some of these programs may have a fee attached.
Lassen County Veterans Service Officer (CVSO) Located in the Veterans Memorial Building at 1205 Main St. Susanville, CA 96130 (530) 251-8192 The Lassen County Veteran Service Officer, Chet Streibel, is the liason between the Veteran and the Veterans Administration with matters such as home loans, pension and medical, burial benefits and more. Chet is also your contact for Veteran Service Connected Disability information.
Lassen Works, Department of Health & Welfare 720 Richmond Rd. Susanville, CA 96130 (530) 251-8152 At Lassen Works, a qualified Veteran can take advantage of Foodstamps, AFDC, In home Support Services, Medical and General Relief and more.
Salvation Army 85 South Gay St. Susanville, CA 96130 (530) 257-4139
Lassen County Mental Health 555 Hospital Ln. Susanville, CA 96130 (530) 251-8108 At Mental Health, they offer group, individual, and teen counseling, anger management, socialization and more. Services are paid for according to ability to pay.
Lassen County Public Health 555 Hospital Ln. Susanville, CA 96130 (530) 251-8183 They offer many services at Public Health: HIV testing and counseling, TB tests, flu shots and immunizations and more. Services are paid for according to ability to pay.
Veterans' Clinic 351 Hartnell, Redding, CA 96002 (530) 226-7555VA Sierra Nevada Health Care 1000 Locust Way Reno, Nevada (775) 328-1200 Medical, dental and counseling is available to qualified Veterans under certain conditions. Take a copy of your DD-214.