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DPSS 2016 Annual Report

The DPSS 2016 Annual Report offers a glimpse of the many services provided to the County’s most vulnerable population.


Citizens’ Guide to County Services

Citizens’ Guide to County Services Provides Valuable Information about Resources and Services Available to Local Residents


Free Fun for CalWORKs and CalFresh Families

DPSS CalWORKs and CalFresh Families Receive Free Admission to L.A. County Museums and Botanical Gardens



Help Reduce Threat of Food Insecurity in L.A.

DPSS Calls on County of L.A. Employees and Community-Based Organizations For Help in Reducing Threat of Food Insecurity


DPSS Employees Volunteer to Help Low-Income Residents.

DPSS Employees Volunteer Hundreds of Hours to Provide Free Tax Preparation Services to Low-Income Residents


Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative Launches a New Website

The Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative has launched a new website to share information about the collective efforts to combat homelessness in the nation’s second largest county.


Proposition 47

County of L.A. Proposition 47 Initiative Collaboration Works to Provide a Second Chance for Residents with Felony Convictions.


Changing the Face of County Social Services

In the midst of the State of California’s observance of the 50th Anniversary of the implementation of the California Medical Assistance Program (Medi-Cal), which today serves as a safety net for millions of Los Angeles County residents, the Department of Public Social Services, continues to build on its reputation as a national leader in providing social services.