Community Action Board (CAB)

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Community Action Board (CAB)

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The Community Action Board (CAB) is a mandated board under Federal Law and generally oversees the implementation of the various social service poverty programs funded with the County's Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) allocation. The CAB was established by Board Order No. 107 on December 18, 1979.

The CAB is the Community Action Agency's tripartite Board which consists of fifteen members. Five (5) members represent the Public Sector; five (5) members represent the Low-Income Sector and, five (5) members represent the Private Sector.


VISION STATEMENT: Successful self-sufficiency and well-being for all in Los Angeles County


MISSION STATEMENT: To 1) empower the poor to become self-sufficient, 2) alleviate poverty's immediate challenges, and 3) address poverty's underlying causes through community action and advocacy.

Community Action Agencies are governed by Community Action Boards (CABs) comprised of representatives from the community  from the public, low income and private sectors.  The primary responsibility of the Los Angeles County CAB is to serve as the advisory board for the implementation of the social services and anti-poverty programs funded by Community Services Block Grant (CSBG).


CAB Members, Support Staff and CAB Member Applications

The CAB Members, Support Staff and CAB Applications links below are for your information regarding the CAB staff and for your interest in applying to become a member of the CAB:

CAB Members & Support Staff

CAB-Low Income Sector Application

CAB-Private Sector Application



The CAB meets every third Thursday of the month.  Meetings are held from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Department of Public Social Services (unless stated otherwise), located at 3400 Aerojet Ave.- 2nd Floor Conference Room, El Monte, CA 91731.


2017 CAB Meeting Calendar


Public CAB Meeting Agendas


November 16, 2017

October 19, 2017

September 21, 2017

August 17, 2017

July 20, 2017

June 15, 2017

May 18, 2017

April 20, 2017

February 16, 2017

January 19, 2017



2016 CAB Meeting Agendas

2015 CAB Meeting Agendas


Information on the 2017 CSBG/CAB Public Hearings for the development of the biennial 2018-2019 Community Action Plan:

2017 CSBG/CAB Public Hearings All Districts Flyer


Contact Us:

Department of Public Social Services

Community Services Block Grant Program

Community Action Board

12860 Crossroads Parkway South

City of Industry, CA 91746


Tel: (562) 908-5838 Fax (562) 699-3671





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