Military personnel, veterans, their families, caregivers, and survivors will find information regarding benefits, housing, education, employment, healthcare and more at the Adult Information Desk. The Veterans Resource Center is staffed by reference librarians during library hours.
IRS Information for Active Military, Veterans, Caregivers, Family Members: Find timely information about federal tax credits and benefits, financial education and asset-building opportunities.
AARP Tax AIDE offers FREE tax preparation services by appointment for active military personnel, veterans, and their family members.
California State Controller's Office: COVID19 Relief and Assistance for Individuals and Families CalEITC is a refundable tax credit meant to help low- to moderate-income people and families. The maximum credit for an individual with no qualifying dependents is $243, while a married couple filing jointly with three or more children could get back up to $3,027.
VA Welcome Kit: Your Guide to Earned Benefits and Services
Request copy of DD Form 214 / Separation Papers / Military Records: Instructions
Newly separated veterans: VA / DOD eBenefits Portal
All other veterans/next-of-kin: National Personnel Records Center
Get the latest VA news: #VetResources - for Veterans, the Families, Caregivers, and Survivors
|Veterans Confidential Crisis Line:||1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) Press 1, or Text 838255|
|National Call Center for Homeless Veterans:||1-877-4AID-VET (1-877-424-3838)|
|VA Caregiver Support Line:||1-855-260-3274|
|Military One Source:||1-800-342-9647|
|CALVET: Find County Veterans Service Office||1-844-SERV-VET (1-844-737-8838)|
Veterans Connect @ the Library Quick Links
California Department of Veterans Affairs / CALVET
CALVET Fact Sheets & Quick Links