Serving Veterans Since 1981

Veterans Village of San Diego


Each year VVSD provides services to more than 3,000 military veterans

For information on entering a program offered by VVSD,

please CLICK HERE for contact info. 

If you are experiencing a medical emergency contact 9-1-1.

VVSD STAND DOWN is a 3-day encampment each summer designed to guide homeless veterans, and those at risk of homelessness, to services that rapidly remove barriers caused but medical, legal, mental health, and substance use concerns.

We are grateful for the 100+ agencies and over 3,000 volunteers who have offered personalized care to each veteran.


It is time for all hands on deck! Planning for Stand Down 2023 is in full effect. If you would like more information, or to get involved click here!

JUNE 2, 2023
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The VVSD Clothing Drive for Stand Down will take place in the BACK PARKING LOT of the VVSD Main Campus at: 4141 Pacific Highway, San Diego 92110.

2023's Most Needed Items:

    • Men’s Underwear – sizes L, XL, XXL, XXXL (new only)
    • Women’s Underwear – sizes S, M, L, XL (new only)
    • Men’s Socks – larger sizes (new only)
    • Women’s Socks – sizes 6-10 (new only)
    • Men’s Tennis Shoes/Boots/Dress Shoes – sizes 10-16
    • Women’s Tennis Shoes/Dress Shoes – sizes 6-10
    • Men’s Sweatshirts/Hoodies/Jackets – sizes L, XL, XXL, XXXL
    • Women’s Sweatshirts/Hoodies/Jackets – sizes S, M, L, XL

Steven A. Cohen
Military Family Clinic

The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinics provide confidential, high-quality therapy, and local referral support services to: post-9/11 veterans, service members*, National Guard and Reserves, and their family members, including spouse or partner, children, parents, siblings, caregivers and others. Care is available regardless of discharge status, role while in uniform, or combat experience. Insurance or ability to pay will never be a barrier to care. *TRICARE referral needed for active duty  

Padres Room/Front of Cohen Clinic

Donate A Vehicle

CARS (Charitable Adult Rides & Services) is a nationally recognized social enterprise nonprofit that helps thousands of nonprofits in the U.S. and Canada increase their fundraising and acquire
new contributors through turn-key vehicle donation programs. Since 2003, CARS has returned more than $300 million to our partners.

Veterans Village of San Diego is in partnership with Charitable Adult Rides and Services (CARS).

You can donate your car, truck, van, SUV, boat, motorcycle, ATV, RV, trailer or airplane has never been easier!  


Clothing donations may be made at the VVSD Warehouse located just around the corner from the main campus at: 

2061 Kurtz Street,
San Diego, CA 92110

**Open By Appointment Only.**

To schedule an appointment please call 619-520-8389, or email

Most Needed/Requested Items


  • Underwear – Size: L, XL, XXL, XXXL
  • Sweatshirts/ Hoodies/ Jackets – Size: L, XL, XXL, XXXL
  • Tennis Shoes/ Boots/ Dress Shoes:
    • Men’s Size: 8-14   –   Women’s Size: 8-12
  • Rolling tote bags
  • New sleeping bags
  • Backpacks
  • Beanies

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Thank You to all of our Generous Donors