2019

Innovative Homeless Initiative Receives Merit Award from the California State Association of Counties (CSAC)
Innovative Homeless Initiative Receives Merit Award from the California State Association of Counties (CSAC)

September 17, 2019

Death Associated with E-Cigarettes in Tulare County
Death Associated with E-Cigarettes in Tulare County

September 16, 2019

Skin-Lightening Creams from Mexico Containing Mercury Being Sold in Tulare County
Skin-Lightening Creams from Mexico Containing Mercury Being Sold in Tulare County

September 12, 2019

National LOSS (Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors) Conference to be held in Visalia, California
National LOSS (Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors) Conference to be held in Visalia, California

August 15, 2019

Public Health Warning--Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Public Health Warning--Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

August 14, 2019

West Nile Virus Affects Four in Tulare County
West Nile Virus Affects Four in Tulare County

August 8, 2019

Take Special Care of Animals During Extreme Heat
Take Special Care of Animals During Extreme Heat

July 25, 2019

Excessive Heat Watch in Effect Over Weekend
Excessive Heat Watch in Effect Over Weekend

July 25, 2019

Summer Safety a Top Priority
Summer Safety a Top Priority

June 26, 2019

Tulare County HHSA Adopts FirstNet Public Safety Communications Platform
Tulare County HHSA Adopts FirstNet Public Safety Communications Platform

June 6, 2019

CalFresh Food Benefits Available to Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI/SSP) Beginning June 1
CalFresh Food Benefits Available to Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI/SSP) Beginning June 1

May 30, 2019

Rabid Bats a Concern in Tulare County
Rabid Bats a Concern in Tulare County

May 29, 2019

West Nile Virus Risk Detected in Southwest Visalia
West Nile Virus Risk Detected in Southwest Visalia

May 23, 2019

No-Cost "Signs of Elder Abuse" Training Offered During World Elder Abuse Awareness Month
No-Cost "Signs of Elder Abuse" Training Offered During World Elder Abuse Awareness Month

May 20, 2019

Focus Groups Help Identify Barriers to Equitable Health Care
Focus Groups Help Identify Barriers to Equitable Health Care

May 17, 2019

Elder Abuse Awareness Flag Ceremony on Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Elder Abuse Awareness Flag Ceremony on Tuesday, May 28, 2019

May 14, 2019

Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency at Heightened Awareness for Measles
Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency at Heightened Awareness for Measles

May 7, 2019

Fruit & Veggie Fest in Dinuba on May 9 at 3:00 p.m.
Fruit & Veggie Fest in Dinuba on May 9 at 3:00 p.m.

April 30, 2019

Tulare County Animal Services Receives $28,687 Grant from PetSmart Charities® to Fuel Spay and Neuter Efforts in Tulare County
Tulare County Animal Services Receives $28,687 Grant from PetSmart Charities® to Fuel Spay and Neuter Efforts in Tulare County

April 29, 2019

Drive-Through Pet Vaccination Clinic May 4 from 9:00 a.m. to Noon
Drive-Through Pet Vaccination Clinic May 4 from 9:00 a.m. to Noon

April 23, 2019


Agency News

Healthcare Equality Index

Healthcare Equality Index

Tulare County Health Care Clinics (Visalia and Farmersville) are first in the county to be scored and recognized by the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI), which evaluates health care centers’ policies and practices pertaining to equity and inclusion of the LGBTQ population.

2019 Walk with a Doc Program

2019 Walk with a Doc Program

Walk with a Doc is a free community outreach program, which strives to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages. Each month a different health topic will be covered.