The City partners with the Department of Veterans Services to assist in communicating with veterans about the benefits in which they are entitled.
Information about veterans benefits is available from the Chandler office of the Department of Veterans Services. For more, call the office at 480-558-2052. The office is located at 3130 N. Arizona Ave., Suite 114, Chandler, AZ 85224.
Carl T. Hayden Southwest Clinic
6950 E. Willians Field Rd.
Mesa, AZ 85212
Transportation for Medical Care:
Chandler seniors and disabled veterans can receive transportation to and from medical appointments. To make transportation arrangements call:
- Coupons for Cabs - 480-962-7433
- East Valley Dial-a-Ride - 480-633-0101
- About Care for the Volunteer Driver Mileage Reimbursement - 480-802-2331
For more information on these programs, call the City's Transit Division at 480-782-3440.
Mark your calendar for the upcoming inaugural Safety and Veterans Expo (S.A.V.E.) hosted by Chandler Mayor Jay Tibshraeny, the Chandler Police Department and an array of other organizations. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at Chandler City Hall, 175 S. Arizona Ave.
The S.A.V.E. Expo is a free event for the entire family. Attendees can learn about personal and property safety, fire and crime prevention methods, and sign up for services and programs provided by City of Chandler departments as well as various Veterans services organizations. Public safety vehicles will be on display and food trucks also will be on site selling a variety of culinary delights.
During the event, attendees can hear "Courageous Stories of Arizona Military Aviators," featuring helicopter pilots who served in Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan sharing some of their experiences. This presentation, the first in the America in Times of Conflict series from Cultural Affairs, will be held in the Council Chambers, from 10 a.m. to noon. Visit the Library's website for more information on the series.