DPSS Office will be closed on the following holidays:
Oct 13 - Columbus Day
Nov 11 - Veterans Day
Nov 27 - Thanksgiving Day
Nov 28 - Friday after Thanksgiving
Dec 25 - Christmas Day

DPSS Calendar

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Sep 07, Mon at 12:00 AM - Labor Day
Sep 13, Sun at 07:00 AM - L.A. County Day at the Fair
Sep 17, Thu at 01:00 PM - Community Action Board Meeting (CAB)
Sep 23, Wed at 10:00 AM - Wellness Fair
Sep 26, Sat at 09:00 AM - Antelope Valley Community Resource Fair
Sep 28, Mon at 10:00 AM - H. Claude Hudson Annual Health Fair
Oct 03, Sat at 09:00 AM - Grace Star Feeds 500
Oct 07, Wed at 09:23 AM - Adopt-A-Family PRogram
Oct 07, Wed at 10:00 AM - Wellness Fair
Oct 08, Thu at 08:00 AM - LAUSD - Foshay Learning Center Career Day
Oct 12, Mon at 12:00 AM - Columbus Day
Oct 15, Thu at 01:00 PM - Community Action Board Meeting (CAB)
Oct 24, Sat at 09:00 AM - Teenagers Making a Difference
Oct 25, Sun at 08:30 AM - Family Health Festival
Event Details
 
August 2009

August 30

Sunday 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Special Need Network 4th Annual Back to School Family Inclusion and Resource Fair
Location: Junior Blind of America
5300 Angeles Vista Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90043
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Contact: For additional information, please contact DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692.
 

September 2009

September 7

Monday 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Labor Day
Details: DPSS Offices will be Closed
 

September 10

Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Commission for Public Social Services Meeting
Summary: The Commission meets monthly to discuss, examine and evaluate public welfare issues and the programs and operations of the Department.
Location: Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration, Room #739
500 West Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Meeting locations may change. Please refer to the Commission for Public Social Services web site to verify the meeting location and for further information regarding this meeting or contact the Executive Director at (562) 908-8669.
Attendance: All meetings are open to the public.
Contact: Judy Martell, Executive Director
(562) 908-8669
judymartell@dpss.lacounty.gov
 

September 13

Sunday 07:00 AM - 04:00 PM
L.A. County Day at the Fair
Summary: L.A. County Employee Day at the L.A. County Fair
Location: Pomona Fairgrounds
1101 W. McKinley Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
 

September 17

Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Committee for Review & Evaluation of CalWORKs (CORE) Meeting
Summary: CORE’s major function is to encourage discussion of various research/reports and to seek modifications which can increase program effectiveness in moving adults from welfare to work. The Committee meets monthly.
Location: Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration, Room #739
500 West Temple St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Map & Directions
Details: Meeting locations may change. Please refer to the Commission for Public Social Services web site to verify the meeting location and for further information regarding this meeting or contact the Executive Director at (562) 908-8669.
Attendance: All meetings are open to the public.
Sponsors: Committee of the Commission for Public Social Services
Contact: Judy Martell, Executive Director
(562) 908-8669
judymartell@dpss.lacounty.gov
 

September 17

Thursday 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Community Action Board Meeting (CAB)
Location: IHSS Line Operations
3400 Aerojet Ave
El Monte, CA 91731
Map & Directions
 

September 19

Saturday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Assemblymember Felipe Fuentes 3rd Annual Family Resource Fair
Location: Branford Park
13306 Branford St.
Arleta, CA 91331
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: The Family Resource Fair is organized to help children, parents, and community members better understand how to maintain and improve their health and safety in the case of an emergency while at the same time learn their role and responsibility to the environment. Event features include: · Over 12 Free health and dental screenings by local healthcare providers · Informational booths by environmental, public, and non-profit organizations · Over 25 informational and interactive Emergency Preparedness resources · Child passenger safety seat inspection · Bicycle safety helmets · Food vendors and entertainment
Attendance: This event is targeted to all residents of the Northeast San Fernando Valley
Sponsors: This event is organized by Felipe Fuentes, Assemblymember 39th District, Councilmember Tony Cardenas, Senator Alex Padilla, North East Valley Health Corporation, along with dozens of community partners. The Organizing Committee meets regularly to coordinate logistics, outreach, media, sponsorship, program and resources.
Contact: For more information, please call (818) 504-3911 or DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692
 

September 19

Saturday 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Annual Community Outreach and Resource Day 2009
Location: New Direction Community Church
1100 E. Holt
Pomona, CA 91767
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Sponsors: So. California Third Jurisdiction COGIC Woman's Department
Contact: For additional information, please contact DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels @ (626) 569-2692
 

September 20

Sunday 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Health Fair- Center of Community Health Improvement
Summary: DPSS is working with the community to screen for potential public eligibility for the Food-Stamp and Medi-Cal Programs.
Location: Santa Rosa Church
668 S. Workman Street
San Fernando, CA 91340
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Attendance: Everyone is welcome.
Contact: Health Fair- Miriam Hernandez at 818-847-3983.
West Valley District- DPSS- Juan Lozano at 818-718-5206.
 

September 23

Wednesday 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Wellness Fair
Summary: Wellness fairs are sponsored by joint labor-management advisory committee on productivity enhancement to promote health-awareness and well-being.
Location: Department Public Social Services
3400 Aerojet Ave.
El Monte, CA 91731
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Participants of wellness fairs are provided with free health screenings which include diabetes, blood pressure, body composition, skin conditions, oral health, and vision, as well as ergonomics and grip strength. Also available is the very popular massage therapy.
Attendance: Open to all L.A. County Employees
Sponsors: The Joint Labor Management Advisory Committee on Productivity Enhancement.
Contact: For more information contact your Department Wellness Coordinator or Diana Fonseca/DHR (213) 738-2236
 

September 26

Saturday 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
3rd Annual Stroke Health & Wellness Fair "Roll Around the Ranch"
Summary: The Stroke Health and Wellness Fair will help promote self management, wellness, and empower participants to make educated choices and take control of their health.
Location: Rancho Los Amigos JPl Back Parking Lot
7601 East Imperial Highway
Downey, CA 90242
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Join us for the 3rd Annual "Roll Around the Ranch" Stroke Health & Wellness Fair on Saturday, September 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Jacquelin Perry Institute (JPI) rear parking lot. The fair promotes wellness and empowers participants to make educated healthcare choices. The event includes a Run/Walk/Roll (1K, 5K and kids fun run) and health fair with games, activities and musical performance by a former Rancho patient.
Attendance: Open to Public
Sponsors: Rancho Los Amigos Stroke & Gerontology Service
Contact: For additional information, please contact Stroke Health Fair Hotline 562-401-6241 or
DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at 626-569-2692
 

September 26

Saturday 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Antelope Valley Community Resource Fair
Summary: To Benefit Foster Youth 16 Years and Olders, Senior Citizens, and the Community at Large
Location: Antelope Valley Senior Center
777 West Jackman Street
Lancaster, CA 93534
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Health Education, Employment Tips, Seasonal Flu Shots, Kid Zone, Emergency Preparedness, Identity Theft Information, and County Library Bookmobile.
Sponsors: Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich & The Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services
Contact: For more information please contact Ann Gomez at 213-738-2175 or DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at 626-569-2692.
 

September 28

Monday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
H. Claude Hudson Annual Health Fair
Summary: Annual Health Fair
Location: 2829 S. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Attendance: Open to the public
Sponsors: H. Claude Hudson Comprehensive Health Center
County of Los Angeles Department of Health Services
Contact: Maria Hoyos
(213) 744-3707
 

September 29

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Northeast San Fernando Valley Worksource Center 6th Annual Second Chance Job Fair
Location: Northeast San Fernando Valley Worksource Center
11623 Glenoaks Blvd.
Pacoima, CA 91331
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Contact: For additional informations, please contact DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692
 

October 2009

October 3

Saturday 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grace Star Feeds 500
Location: Hollywood United Methodist Church
6817 Franklin Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90028
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Contact: For additional information, please contact Nathan White, Program Manager (760) 269-0222 office; (310) 806-2803 or DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692.
 

October 3

Saturday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Assemblymember Mike Eng's 49th AD Job/Resource Fair
Location: Gabrielino High School Gymnasium
1327 South San Gabriel Blvd.
San Gabriel, CA 91776
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Attendance: 300 and more
Sponsors: Assemblymember Mike Eng's 49th AD
Contact: For additional information, please contact Daisy MA, District Director at (626) 450-6116 or DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692.
 

October 7

Wednesday 09:23 AM - 09:23 AM
Adopt-A-Family PRogram
Summary: Matches generous sponsors with needy families for the Holiday Season.
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: For over 20 years, the Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) Adopt-A-Family Program has brought joy to families during the holiday season. Last year the Adopt-A-Family Program provided gifts of clothing, toys, food and other items to approximately 1,000 low-income children and adults. Sponsors are matched with a family and given a family profile including names, ages and specific needs of each family member. Requests include grocery items, clothing, gift certificates and toys. Non-perishable food baskets are also welcome. Remember, no gift is too small.
Sponsors: DPSS Volunteer Services
Contact: Rafael Navarro
rafaelnavarro@dpss.lacounty.gov
(213) 744-4348
 

October 7

Wednesday 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Wellness Fair
Summary: Wellness fairs are sponsored by joint labor-management advisory committee on productivity enhancement to promote health-awareness and well-being.
Location: Department Public Social Services
349-B East Ave., K-6
Lancaster, CA 93535
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Participants of wellness fairs are provided with free health screenings which include diabetes, blood pressure, body composition, skin conditions, oral health, and vision, as well as ergonomics and grip strength. Also available is the very popular massage therapy.
Attendance: Open to all L.A. County Employees
Sponsors: The Joint Labor Management Advisory Committee on Productivity Enhancement.
Contact: For more information contact your Department Wellness Coordinator or Diana Fonseca/DHR (213) 738-2236
 

October 8

Thursday 08:00 AM - 01:30 PM
LAUSD - Foshay Learning Center Career Day
Summary: College/Career day
Location: 3751 S. Harvard Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90018
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: DPSS Toy Loan & Volunteer Services Section will provide books to the students.
Attendance: 6th, 7th and 8th grade students enrolled at Foshay Learning Center.
Sponsors: BSO MARCOM DIVISION - Toy Loan & Volunteer Services
Contact: Idalia Almeida - (213) 744-4346
 

October 8

Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Commission for Public Social Services Meeting
Summary: The Commission meets monthly to discuss, examine and evaluate public welfare issues and the programs and operations of the Department.
Location: Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration, Room #739
500 West Temple St.
Los Angeles,
Map & Directions
Details: Meeting locations may change. Please refer to the Commission for Public Social Services web site to verify the meeting location and for further information regarding this meeting or contact the Executive Director at (562) 908-8669.
Attendance: All meetings are open to the public.
Contact: Judy Martell, Executive Director
(562) 908-8669
judymartell@dpss.lacounty.gov
 

October 10

Saturday 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Mayor Villaraigosa & Commission on Education, Youth, and Families Watts Community Resource Fair
Location: Markham Middle School
1650 E. 104th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90002
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Contact: For additional information, please contact DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692.
 

October 12

Monday 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Columbus Day
Details: DPSS Offices will be Closed
 

October 15

Thursday 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Community Action Board Meeting (CAB)
Location: IHSS Line Operations
3400 Aerojet Ave
El Monte, CA 91731
Map & Directions
 

October 24

Saturday 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Teenagers Making a Difference
Location: South Coast Botanical Gardens
26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes, CA 90274
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Contact: Idalia Almeida
(213) 744-4348
 

October 24

Saturday 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Friend To Friends Together As One Community Resource Fair
Location: Courtyard by Marriott Hotel
14635 Baldwin Park Ave.
Baldwin Park, CA
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Contact: For additional information, please contact DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692
 

October 25

Sunday 08:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Family Health Festival
Location: Home Depot Center
18400 Avalon Blvd.
Carson, CA 90746
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: LA's BEST in collaboration with Chivas USA and Network for a Health California is bringing together families and friends to enjoy activities designed to promote active lifestyles and lifelong healthy habits. Cooking, fitness demo, fun gardening activities, live performances, nutrition education experts, and get free health screenings.
Sponsors: LA's BEST in collaboration with Chivas USA and Network for a Health California
Contact: Contact Person: Edith Ballesteros
Telephone (213) 745-1900 X52939
WWW.lasbest.org
For additional information, please contact DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692.
 

October 29

Thursday 10:45 AM - 02:00 PM
City of Long Beach Annual Disability Awareness Month Celebration
Location: Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center
300 E. Ocean Blvd.
Promenade Room
Long Beach, CA 90802
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Health Screenings, Presentation from an IRS Senior Tax Specialist, Performance by AbilityFirst, Meet Local Leaders and Information Booths.
Sponsors: Presented by the City of Long Beach Citizens Advisory Commission on Disabilities.
Contact: For any questions please contact: CACoD at (562) 570-6803. Dora A. Hogan, ADA Compliance Office, at (562) 570-6803 or DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692
 

October 31

Saturday 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
11th Anniversary LA County Run for Health Expo
Summary: 5K Run/Walk - 10K Run. The fee is $25.00 per person. Each Run/Walk participant will receive an event t-shirt, goodie bag, food and drinks at the Wellness Expo site.
Location: Dockweiler Beach
12001 Vista Del Mar
Playa del Rey, CA 90293
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: 11th Annual Run/Walk @ Wellness Expo sponsored by the Board of Supervisors and the Los Angeles County Commisssion for Women is a perfect opportunity for DPSS Staff to show support. All proceeds from this event will be used to provide educational scholarships for at-risk girls in the Los Angeles area.
Sponsors: Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and Commission for Women
Contact: If you have any questions, please call Richard Amiel at (562) 908-8413 or you may register on-line at www.active.com
 

October 31

Saturday 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
1st Annual South Los Angeles Halloween Health Fair & Carnival
Summary: Health Fair, Food, Games, Prizes, Magic Show, Haunted House Maze with Ghost N' Goblins, and much more.....
Location: 35th Street
(Between Maple Ave. and Main Street)
Los Angeles, CA
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: During the Health & Safety Fair we hope to office free medical screenings and a wide variety of educational materials. Our goal is to ensure that every participant of the fair leaves with a better understanding of how to manage and take the necessary measure to ensure the health and safety of every member of their family.
Sponsors: Assemblymember John A. Pérez is co-sponsoring, along with the Nuevo South, Inc., NTS Creative Group and the South Central Neighborhood Council.
Contact: For additional information, please contact Miguel Martinez at (213) 620-4646 or DPSS MARCOM Outreach Coordinator, CoSteina Hall-Daniels at (626) 569-2692.
 

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