Vet Net Santa Barbara

Representatives from more than 40 local agencies and nonprofits that support veterans in the tri-counties come together every other month for VetNet meetings, which provide an opportunity to network, share resources, collaborate and coordinate services and maximize their collective ability to serve those who have served our country.

Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation provides lunch for the meetings and Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care (VNHC) offers its community room as a meeting space. In addition to PCVF and VNHC, the VetNet steering committee includes:

VetNet communicates with attendees via email regarding upcoming meetings and emergency notices. To learn more about joining VetNet, email Arlene Stepputat at Arlene.Stepputat@vnhcsb.org. To make a donation to veteran families aided by VetNet, call (805) 259-4394.


Hazel Blankenship (left) and Arlene Stepputat (right) co-host regular VetNet
meetings which bring together agencies across the tri-counties region
that support veterans.