Tulare Public Library invites veterans and their families to learn about state and federal benefits that may be available to them at our Veterans Resource Center. We are staffed by trained volunteers and a Veterans Work Study employee thanks to our partnership with California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet), the Employment Development Department (EDD), and the California State Library.

Location & Hours of Operation
475 North M Street, Tulare, CA 93274 | (559) 685-4503
Tuesday: 3:00pm-7:00pm
Wednesday: 3:00pm-7:00pm
Thursday: 11:00am-3:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-3:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-3:00pm

Tulare Public Library received a Library Services & Technology Act (LSTA) Grant,
Veterans Connect @ the Library, to make the Veteran's Resource Station possible.
2016 Fact Sheet for all California Veterans Resource Centers
2016 Map of California Libraries with Veterans Resource Centers


Local Veterans' Resources

CA Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet)
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., CalVet Field Outreach Representative Central Valley Office
1320 East Shaw Avenue #105, Fresno, CA 93710
(916) 539-2431
To view website click here
Registration Form online
Veterans Services Office
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., County Veterans Service Officer
3350 W. Mineral King, Visalia, CA 93291
(559) 713-2880
To view website click here
AMVETS Department of California
157 South K Street, Tulare, California 93274
(559) 688-3407
To view website click here
VA South Valley Community-Based Outpatient Medical Clinic
1050 N. Cherry, Tulare, CA 93274
(559) 684-8703
To view website click here

Online Veterans' Resources

2016 Military Online Handbooks

Benefits in General
California Veterans Resource Book
Veteran Services / Benefits
My Gateway to Benefit Information
Veterans Benefits Administration

Disability Compensation
Disability Compensation

College Fee Waive
Veteran Services / Benefits - Education

Cal Vet Employment
Tulare County Employment Connection (Local VA EDD - (559) 713-5000)
Veterans’ Employment and Training Services (VETS) (U.S. Dept. of Labor)
Job Leads

Family Counseling
Family and Readjustment Counseling

Health Care
Veteran Services / Benefits - Healthcare
Veterans Health Administration (Health Card Info)

Gulf War / OIF-OEF-OND
Returning Service Members (OEF/OIF/OND)
Gulf War Registry Health Exam for Veteran

Agent Orange

Food Assistance
Veteran Services / Benefits - Housing
CalVet Home Loans
Home Loans

Legal Advocacy
Advocacy / Assistance
Office of General Counsel

Social Security Changes (Active Duty Service Dates: 1957-2001)
Military Service and Social Security

Women Veterans
Woman Veterans Roste