Step Up

Your donations to the Step Up program will be used for collateral items (i.e., T-shirts, backpacks, etc.), venue rental, event food, printing, speakers' fees, awards, materials, and other items associated with Step Up—a movement to encourage youth to participate in extracurricular activities, foster positive associations, and connect to constructive social networks.

Suicide Prevention Task Force (SPTF)

SPTF envisions a county without suicide and aims to accomplish this by implementing a full range of strategies, starting from prevention and early intervention. Your donations to the SPTF will help increase prevention and early intervention services, and help our community members better understand and recognize the signs and symptoms of suicide risk.

Tulare County Homeless Fund

Donations to the Homeless Fund will help supply toiletries, clothing, identification card/application fees, furnishings, or cooking utensils/appliances, or may fund expenses like a utility bill or car repair for those experiencing, at risk for, or exiting homelessness.

Human Services - At-Risk Youth

The funds donated to the Human Services At-Risk Youth fund benefit youth who are participating in an employment program and working to make the transition to adulthood and self-sufficiency. This program helps youth in need of emergency monies for necessities such as transportation, work apparel, utilities, medical, dental, and prescription expenses.

K/T AAA - Kings/Tulare Area Agency on Aging

The Kings/Tulare Area Agency on Aging helps provide programs and activities for local senior citizens, from arts and crafts to Medicare counseling, line dancing to home-delivered meals. Your donations to the Area Agency on Aging will help us continue to provide a wide range of services and activities to encourage older Americans to remain healthy, active, and involved in the community.

Tulare County Parks & Recreation Lily Pond

For more than five decades the Lily Pond was a popular water feature in Mooney Grove Park. Due to the increasing cost of repair and maintenance over time, the Lily Pond is been non-functional for the past 15 years. To avoid demolition and to honor the history of the Lily Pond, the County is seeking donations from the community to help repair and restore the Lily Pond.

COVID-19 Listos California Grant: Practice Social Distancing

 

You may not be aware that many of our Vimeo commercials promoting COVID-19 messaging guidelines are being run on KMPH FOX 26/KFRE CW 59 as part of the Friends of Tulare County California Listos Grant since May. 

The two videos featured below is on social distancing. Both are currently running on television and will be throughout the month of August. We appreciate the participation of HHSA employees and their assistance in getting the word out regarding COVID-19 guidelines.  

Featuring your fellow coworkers, we are fortunate to be able to share COVID-19 messaging in multiple languages, like ASL, Hindi, Lahu, Spanish, and Tagalog. Check out these video productions below and others that have made it to the small screen. 

 

Social Distancing (English) HHSACommunity on Vimeo.

 

Social Distancing (Spanish) HHSACommunity on Vimeo.