105 Hospital Road Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 533-6280 Fax: (209) 533-6282
The CACVSO recognizes the importance and merit of the Congressional charted veterans service organizations, and is committed to fostering a mutually beneficial relationship for the common good of all veterans. It is the intent of this organization that every veteran residing in California receives the benefits and services to which they are entitled by law and moral obligation.
When you come into the Tuolumne County Veterans Services Office you will be referred to a service officer for assistance. The Senior Service Officer, Beth Barnes, has a compassionate understanding of the problems, which confront veterans, widows, widowers, and children. Sher knows the extent, the meaning, and the application of laws that have been passed by the U.S, Congress in the interests of veterans and their dependents. She also knows the rules and regulations adopted by the Department of Veterans Affairs to clarify and implement those laws. Beth will apply specialized knowledge in the best way suited to the needs of every individual veteran or other beneficiary who comes to the Sonora office for assistance.
If you are a:
Widow of a veteran
Child of a deceased or disabled veteran
Parent who lost a son or daughter in military service And you have questions about:
- School Benefits
- Life Insurance
- Medical Benefits
- Home Loans
- California veterans state benefits
- Burial benefits
- Discharge upgrade
The CACVSO offers information and referral for:
You can proudly and publicly display your status as a veteran, or support of veterans:
- To show compassion to the injured or hospitalized veteran.
- To honor veterans lost in service along with those veterans families.
- To affirm your status as a veteran or as a member of a veterans family.
- To those Americans on active military duty or serving in the reserves.
- To the members of our veterans service organizations.
- To veterans who gave their all!
At the same time, you support legitimate veterans services throughout the state. Over 100 official full-color military and veterans organization logos have been approved for placement on your Vets Plates. For more information Contact
The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) provides a service which allows a person to check whether a specific personalized license plate is available.
|College Fee Waiver
County Veterans Service Officers are authorized to administer the College Fee Waiver Program for Veterans’ Dependents. Considering the fees at California’s universities and colleges, this program is a valuable benefit to veterans and their families. The Waiver of fees applies to California State Universities, University of California campuses, and California Community Colleges. Benefits are awarded on an academic year basis, and students are require to reapply each year. To obtain eligibility requirements and assistance in applying for these valuable benefits, please contact Beth Barnes at (209) 533-6880 or email at BBarnes@co.Tuolumne.us.
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