Media

Media

Thank you for covering the programs and services the Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency (HHSA) provides to our community. HHSA maintains a high level of transparency and strives to provide media partners with access to important information and to accommodate publication deadlines.

HHSA schedules interview times or responds to inquiries via email. It is important to note that the Agency maintains a staff of 2,000 employees located in 35 facilities and provides public services in a fast-paced environment. Advance notice via phone or email from media outlets is always appreciated. Contact the Agency's Public Information Officer by phone at (559) 624-8007 or by email at CMonteiro1@tularecounty.ca.gov

HHSA is dedicated to protecting and strengthening the well-being of the community. Partnering with media is important to our mission and allows us to further inform, educate, and protect our community members. 

Related Documents and Links

2020-21 HHSA Year in Review
2020-21 HHSA Year in Review

Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency Annual Report

County of Tulare Budget
County of Tulare Budget

County of Tulare Budget

Facebook
Facebook

Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency's official Facebook Page.

Twitter
Twitter

Tulare County Health & Human Service Agency's official Twitter account.

News Releases
News Releases

Find press releases and advisories, as well as other shared information.


Agency News

Haught and Elliott Awarded For Public Health Excellence

Haught and Elliott Awarded For Public Health Excellence

HHSA is honored to announce that our very own Public Health Officer, Dr. Karen Haught, and Public Health Director, Karen M. Elliott, have been awarded the Beverlee A. Myers Award for Excellence in Public Health for 2021 by the California Department of Public Health.

Do You Know About CarePortal

Do You Know About CarePortal

In every community, there are children and families at a point of crisis, who need help. In those same communities, there are churches and people who care and want to take action. But they need a connection point. That is where the CarePortal comes in.

iPads for Seniors

iPads for Seniors

Tulare County HHSA’s Adult Services Division recently received a grant through the Suicide Prevention Task Force to purchase 93 iPads for local seniors who have been disconnected from loved ones and the community due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

2022 Walk with a Doc Program

2022 Walk with a Doc Program

Held the second Saturday of each month in Visalia, Walk with a Doc is a free community outreach program, which strives to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages. This doctor-led group is a fun and safe place to go for a walk, learn about health, and meet new friends.