Program Description: Veteran Services “The Drop Zone” is a collaborative with Santiago Community College District and the Prevention & Intervention Division of Orange County Health Care Agency (OCHCA)-Behavioral Health Services (BHS). This program provides services to the 400+ enrolled veteran/students. Veterans have access to space and computers dedicated for study, personal business and social connections. An OCHCA BHS clinician, who is also a veteran, is available to screen, assess and provide supportive interventions. Some of the direct interventions available include support groups, counseling regarding transition to college and civilian life, community resources, referral and navigation to the systems of care within Orange County, the VA health system.
Eligibility: Orange County residents who are active military, veterans or families of military members/veterans