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COVID-19 Update: Tuesday, August 4, 2020

WHITTIER, Calif. – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has announced it will not consider school re-opening waivers per State guidance. (Read latest information here)

Veterans Resource Center

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Location & Hours

Central Library
7344 Washington Ave., Whittier, CA 90602 

The Veterans Resource Center at the Library is currently closed.  But, your questions and/or claims can still be addressed. Please call the library at 562-567-9900 or 562-567-9950.

Monday-Friday from 9 am-5 pm.

We will refer you to one of our Veterans Resource Center Volunteers or our LA County Veterans Service Officer.

 

 

Shelter to Soldier Discussion

Shelter to Soldier silhouette of soldier and dog

 

View our discussion with the Director of Veterans Services at Shelter to Soldier, Vic Martin, and the Whittier Public Library’s Veteran Resource Center staff.

 

Please help us learn more about you! Complete the Community Conversations with Veterans Survey – English & Spanish - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CCFBCo...

 

Learn what opportunities exist for vets and dog adoptions and to donate to Shelter to Soldier https://www.sheltertosoldier.org/ California Center for the Book is a program of the California Library Association, supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

 

 

 

Census 2020

EveryoneCounts Census 2020 image of man with a Vietnam Vets cap

The 2020 Census is an opportunity for Californians who served in the armed forces to serve and use their voices for our families, loved ones, neighbors, and communities. OUR service is valued! OUR count matters! Learn more here.

 

VetNow

Get help transitioning from military to civilian life. VetNow gives you access to free live online interview coaching, a resume lab with expert feedback, and standardized test practice.  Veteran Navigators available M-F, 11am-7pm. Tutors/Job Coaches available daily 1pm-10pm

Benefits

Education

Health

Housing/Utilities

Job Search

Resource Directories

Veterans Services Organizations

 

Veterans Connect @ the Library

California public libraries, in partnership with California Department of Veterans Affairs, are 
working to connect veterans and their families to benefits and services for which they are eligible. Libraries, in collaboration with community veteran service organizations, can positively impact the quality of life for veterans.

Currently the page focuses on Covid-19 related services to veterans and the Census 2020.

 

 


Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255

Confidential chat at VeteransCrisisLine.net or text to 838255

 


This project is supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian. The opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the position or policy of the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services or the California State Library, and no official endorsement by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services or the California State Library should be inferred.