Oceanside Library opens Veterans Resource Center

From The Coast News Group

“The Civic Center Library recently opened a Veterans Resource Center stocked with books and resource materials for military and their families. The resource center is designed as a one-stop shop for military to find information, resources and services.Two full shelves on the library’s second floor display books, resource guides and information pamphlets geared towards veterans. Books that focus on veterans’ interests range from transitioning from the military, to benefits, employment and finance, health and family.Materials were purchased through a California State Library and California Department of Veterans Affairs, CalVet grant, and have been available for check out since January.Volunteers started to operate the center this month, on Wednesday afternoons.A dedicated laptop and printer are available for veterans and their families to register with CalVet, and get information on benefits and services.”