We're vets helping vets

Swords to Plowshares is a Bay Area-based nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting all veterans every step of the way.


How we help veterans

Services are free for Bay Area veterans and their families.
Interested in enrolling to receive our services? Contact us!


We've been around since 1974.

We've got a long history of helping veterans heal the wounds of war.


We help over 3,000 Bay Area veterans every year

Last year, 3,277 veterans accessed our continuum of care, taking charge of their health, wellness, and stability with the help of wraparound supportive services. Learn more about our impact.

Permanent, supportive housing sites
Drop-in centers located in SF and Oakland
Veterans housed in our supportive housing programs


What our veterans say

Join our community of supporters

We are grateful to our generous donors and volunteers who support our cause. Learn how we make it easy for you to give back to the community.