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VA Long Beach Healthcare System depends on the goodwill of our supporters. You can make a difference when you help us serve our Veterans.

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Become a volunteer

VA Long Beach Healthcare System depends on the goodwill of donors and volunteers who want to give something back to America's heroes. Volunteers provide much-needed help throughout the health care system and make patients' experiences more enjoyable. Many different volunteer opportunities are available, and each volunteer's talents are closely matched with one of our assignments.

To become a volunteer, call or visit our Voluntary Service Office:

VA Long Beach Healthcare System
Voluntary Service Office, Bldg. 50
5901 East Seventh St. Long Beach, CA 90822
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT
Phone562-826-5715
Emailvhalonvoluntaryservice@va.gov 

Watch the video: VA Voluntary Service

Volunteer application forms

Download and complete the following forms:

Make sure you submit the completed volunteer checklist, fingerprinting form, volunteer consent form, and VA form 10-7055 to us in one packet.

VA form 10-7055: application for Voluntary Service

Make a donation

Donations provide for the increasing needs of the Veterans we serve. All donations are tax-deductible.

Types of donations

Monetary:

  • Temporary lodging for eligible Veterans, service members, and family members
  • Refreshments for patient activities
  • Patient activities
  • National games

Make an online donation now

Non-monetary items:

  • Hygiene items
  • Paperback books
  • New clothing, socks and underwear