Services for Veterans

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The Employment Development Department (EDD) is proud to provide priority services to all veterans, and to help you and your eligible spouse to maximize your employment and training opportunities. Veterans are entitled to many resources designed to help you find employment.

Our representatives, located in many local EDD offices, specialize in helping you return to work and offers the following services:

  • Priority of services for job and training referrals
  • A 24-hour priority hold on all job listings just for veterans
  • Customized job search assistance
  • Job fairs and workshops
  • Employer recruitments
  • Other events and resources

Veterans are encouraged to contact their local AJCC to speak with an EDD representative to learn more about the personalized services and assistance to help you achieve your professional goals. To find an office near you, visit the Office Locator.


  • Homeless Veterans: offers resources, programs, and benefits to end veteran homelessness.
  • Veterans Crisis Line: connects veterans in crisis, and their families and friends, with qualified, caring responders.
  • I am a Dependent or Survivor: support for the surviving family of military personnel who died during or after active service.