The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) has announced that, as part of the continuing disaster recovery effort, individuals and families impacted by the wildfires in Los Angeles County may be eligible to receive one month of Disaster CalFresh food assistance.
CalFresh households that have experienced a loss of perishable foods due to the recent Woolsey Fire which begun on Thursday, November 8, 2018, in Southern California bordering Ventura and Los Angeles (L.A.) counties may be eligible for replacement.
Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) Acting Director Antonia Jiménez has earned the 2018 Public Innovation Award from the Network for Social Work Management (NSWM). Award winners were selected from a field of leaders nominated for demonstrating outstanding achievements in social work management.
Department of Public Social Services Earns Eight 2018 National Achievement Awards for Innovative Programs and Services
The Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) has earned eight national achievement awards for its innovation and modernization in county government programs to serve the public, officials with the National Associations of Counties (NACo) announced this week.
Building on the Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) continued efforts to serve those in the county with the greatest need, over 350 volunteers returned to downtown Los Angeles to serve homeless individuals and families residing in the skid row area.