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Returning Service Member Care

VA Long Beach health care provides health care and other benefits to the newest Veterans returning from service, even if you are still on active duty or an activated member of the National Guard or Reserve. Talk to a care coordinator about making use of your health care benefits.

Connect with a care coordinator

Virginia "Gina" De Ocampo BSN, RN, CCM

Alternate Post 9/11 M2VA Program Manager

VA Long Beach health care

Phone: 562-826-5527

Email: Virginia.Deocampo@va.gov

Janet Casmas-Malbrough

Transitional Patient Advocate

VA Long Beach health care

Phone: 562-826-5568

Email: Janet.Casmas-Malbrough@va.gov

Diane Cascalla BSN, RN

Clinical Lead Post 9/11 M2VA Case Manager

VA Long Beach health care

Phone: 562-826-5523

Email: Diane.Cascalla@va.gov

Care we provide at VA Long Beach health care

We can help you access service and benefit programs tailored to the needs of returning service members, including:

  • Polytrauma care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Mental health care
  • Counseling
  • Family benefits counseling
  • Referral assistance

Vet Centers

Vet Centers are counseling centers that help Veterans readjust after deployment. The Vet Center in Garden Grove and Mission Viejo provides counseling for individuals, groups, married couples, and families. They also provide guidance and referrals for other VA and community resources.

Learn more about Vet Centers