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U.S. VETS – Inglewood is the inaugural U.S.VETS site. It opened in 1993 with only five clients. Today, the site serves 540 veterans daily.

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  • DIRECTV & Rebuilding Together Spruce Up U.S.VETS – Inglewood

    On October 13-14, DIRECTV partnered with Scripps Network and Rebuilding Together, came to U.S.VETS - Inglewood to renovate two rooms used for group counseling, training sessions and job interviews. Matt Blashaw, from DIY’s Yard Crashers and HGTV’s Vacation House for Free, and a volunteer force of DIRECTV employees painted, updated the flooring and decorated the multi-purpose room and the "blue room", which is often used for group meetings. Thank you to all those who came out and did such a great job to provide such beautiful new rooms for our veterans.

  • U.S.VETS – Inglewood Receives CARF Accreditation

    U.S. VETS – Inglewood has been awarded the highest level of accreditation by CARF International for Services Coordination in the areas of case management, workforce development and the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program. CARF accreditation is a public seal of trust and commitment to quality based on internationally accepted standards. Achieving this accreditation demonstrates U.S. VETS – Inglewood’s commitment to exceptional, personalized care. In order to receive the highest level of CARF accreditation, an organization must undergo a detailed peer review process, and demonstrate to a team of surveyors, during an on-site visit, its commitment to providing programs and services of the highest quality. U.S. VETS – Inglewood was awarded a three-year accreditation by CARF. Our accreditation is a public commitment that we strive to: Involve persons served and their families in their service planning. Respect individual cultural preferences. Be accountable to our funding sources, referral agencies, and the community at large. Address health and safety concerns, such as building safety and emergency preparedness. Maintain management practices that are efficient, cost-effective, and based on outcomes and consumer satisfaction. CARF International is an independent, nonprofit organization that surveys and accredits health and human services providers worldwide. For more information about CARF International, the standards, or the survey process, visit www.carf.org.

  • Veterans Day at U.S.VETS – Inglewood

    Veterans Day in Inglewood wouldn’t be complete without the annual U.S.VET – Inglewood Veterans Day Breakfast! For the third year in a row, the Lakers came out to thank veterans for their service by serving them breakfast. This year’s representatives included Lakers staff members, the Laker Girls, and guard Xavier Henry. Click here to see the photo gallery on the Lakers website. Congresswoman Maxine Waters also stopped by to encourage unemployed and underemployed veterans who are searching for a job. “Everyone wants to hire veterans,” she remarked.

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Directory

Mailing Address:
733 South Hindry Avenue
Inglewood, CA 90301
310.348.7600

Ivan Mason

 

 

 

 

 

Ivan Mason
Executive Director (bio)

Veterans Seeking Housing
Kevin Kincey
310.744.6550
kkincey@usvetsinc.org

Veterans Seeking Employment Assistance
Bridgette Leibelt Cruz
310.744.6544
bleibelt@usvetsinc.org

Veterans Seeking Other Services
Rosa Govea
310.744.6536
rogovea@usvetsinc.org

Volunteer Opportunities
Nancy Wolf
310.744.6501
nwolf@usvetsinc.org

In-Kind or Goods Donations
Nancy Wolf
310.744.6501
nwolf@usvetsinc.org

Advisory Council

Chase Wickersham, Chairman

Michael Dolphin

Joe Leal

Musheer Rasheed

Jerry Yamamoto

Cherie Davis, Vice-Chairman

Robert Farrell

Robert Price

Jesse D. Smith

Tom Burns

Hans P. Getty

Allen Ralston

Garry Williams