BHS Veterans Services/OC4Vets

OC4Vets is a behavioral health program aimed at supporting military Veterans and their families in accessing needed mental health, substance use disorder, and community-based services and assistance.

Behavioral Health Services
Veterans Services Programs

Did you know that Orange County is home to about 130,000 Veterans? The OC Health Care Agency provides behavioral health services to all Veterans and their family members regardless of discharge status, era or branch of service. Learn more about the four Health Care Agency/Behavioral Health Services programs funded by the Mental Health Services Act specifically for Veterans and their families: OC4Vets, Court Support for Vets, Drop Zone, and Strong Families and Children. If you know someone who needs Veterans’ services or want to learn more, please visit or call 855-OC-LINKS.

OC4Vets Flyers

   OC4Vets Flyer Drop-in Orientation Flyer

 Services:  Eligibility:
  • Behavioral Health Screening & Assessment
  • Case Management
  • Housing Resources
  • Employment Resources
  • Linkage & Referral to Community Services
  • Counseling 
  • All Orange County Veterans and their families
 Contact Us:
  • Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • (714) 480-6476
  • 1300 S. Grand, Bldg. B, Santa Ana CA 92705 (located in Orange County Veterans Services Office)

College Support

Assistance with transitioning from military service to college life. Drop Zone is an on-campus program offered at the Coast Community College District campuses (Orange Coast College, Golden West College, and Coastline Community College). 
The Drop Zone at Golden West College The Drop Zone at Orange Coast College The Drop Zone at Coastline Community College
 Services:  Eligibility:
  • Trained Clinician (who is also a Veteran)
  • Brief Counseling (related to issues with transitioning from military life)
  • Referral & Linkages to Community Resources like housing, employment, etc. 

  • Veterans who are registered with or plan to register at an Orange County college.
 Contact Us:
  • (714) 480-6476
  • By appointment or ask for Drop Zone at the college Veteran's Resource Center (VRC). 

Court Support 4 Vets

Provides behavioral health expertise for Vets involved in Orange County's civil and criminal legal system.

  Court Support 4 Vets Flyer 

 Services:  Eligibility:
  • Support in Courtroom
  • Screening and Assessment
  • Intervention
  • Referrals
  • Counseling
  • Planning
  • Veterans involved in Orange County's civil or criminal legal system (e.g., non-criminal domestic violence or the Veteran's Treatment court).
 Contact Us:
  • (714) 480-6476
  • 1300 S. Grand, Bldg. B, Santa Ana CA 92705 (located in Orange County Veterans Services Office)

OC4Vets staff are Veterans or family members of Veterans themselves, working next to the County’s Veterans’ Service Office in Santa Ana.


National Crisis Hotline for Veterans & Family

(800) 273-8255

Let Us Call You

HCA BHS Veterans Services Contact Form
BHS Veteran Services can call you if you are a Veteran or Family Member interested in services. HCA/BHS Veteran Services will call within 24 hours (Mon-Fri 8am-5pm).