To be “military-” and “veteran-friendly” means military families, in service and after, are both welcomed and valued in California communities, recognizing the need for tailored events, coordinated efforts, benefit programs, services and policy measures that ensure communities are culturally prepared to support them as they transition to civilian life. This report brings new insight into the veteran community in California.
Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans & Military Families, 2017. Call to Action: Making California the Most Military and Veteran Friendly State. USC, Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans & Military Families.