Veteran Services Directory for 211 Coastal, powered by  

County Veteran Service Officers

Help veterans with the VA.
+ Sometimes financial assistance.
+ Knows veteran-focused resources.
Click here for a list of CVSO contacts.

Military Veteran Peer Network

NO: Financial Assistance
YES: All Mental Health needs
YES: Any need not met by conventional orgs
Click here for MVPN contact info.

Emergency Funds

American Red Cross of the Coastal Bend

Emergency grants and low interest loans for Veterans. Can help with car payment, irregular expenses.

Community Action Corporation of South Texas

Public services programs for Nueces, Jim Wells, Duval, Kleberg and San Patricio County. Including Housing 4 heroes, emergency funds, home repair, and family support.

CVSO - Nueces County

County Veteran Service Officer- assists with VA claims. Also offers emergency assistance for rent, food and transportation

camino real logo MVPN - Camino Real Community MHMR Center

Emergency funds for all vets and their famlies on a case-by-case basis. Hub for MVPN. Provides Peer groups, Counseling, Medications, and Coping Skills for Veterans, Military, and all who qualify financially.

Navy Marine Relief Society Seal logo Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Corpus Christi

Provides financial assistance & quick assist loans, emergency travel, disaster relief for retired Navy and Marine personnel, as well as for surviving children and spouses.

Food

Food Bank of Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi area Food Bank

The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent

Food banks around Victoria and coastal Texas

Furniture & Home Repair

Alamo Housing 4 Texas Heroes

Home modification for medical needs - Veterans, Vet Families, & unmarried surviving spouses

Job & Business

Goodwill - South Texas Veteran Services

Job development for military and veterans and surviving spouses, also work clothes.

Goodwill - South Texas Veteran Services

Job development for military and veterans and surviving spouses, also work clothes.

Women Veterans of the Coastal Bend

Peer support and services for women veterans in the Coastal Bend area including jobs, homelessness.

County Veteran Service Officers

Name Countysort descending Phone Number
R.A. Ferguson Bee 361-621-1550
Ruben Escobar Duval 361-279-6214
Gilbrando Garza Jim Wells 361-668-5715
TBD TBD Kenedy 956-752-0682
Arturo Pecos Kleberg 361-595-8552
Martin Longoria Nueces 361/ 888-0820
Col. Richard Sanchez Refugio 361-526-4413
Johnny Segovia San Patricio 361-364-9305