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Mar 04, Wed at 08:00 AM - 2009 Evans Consumers Information Fair
Mar 04, Wed at 02:00 PM - COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Mar 07, Sat at 09:00 AM - 2009 Evans Consumers Information Fair
Mar 11, Wed at 09:00 AM - Employment and Career Expo
Mar 18, Wed at 02:00 PM - COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Mar 19, Thu at 01:00 PM - Community Action Board Meeting (CAB)
Mar 25, Wed at 02:00 PM - COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Mar 26, Thu at 09:00 AM - County of Los Angeles Job Recruitment
Mar 31, Tue at 10:00 AM - Ad-Hoc Committee on General Relief (GR)
Apr 01, Wed at 02:00 PM - COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Apr 04, Sat at 10:00 AM - Community Health & Children's Safety Fair
Apr 08, Wed at 10:00 AM - Ruth Temple Health Fair
Apr 08, Wed at 02:00 PM - COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Apr 15, Wed at 02:00 PM - COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Apr 16, Thu at 08:00 AM - 32nd Annual Career Day
Apr 16, Thu at 01:00 PM - Community Action Board Meeting (CAB)
Apr 20, Mon at 09:00 AM - Office Volunteer Liaison Training
Apr 22, Wed at 02:00 PM - COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Apr 25, Sat at 07:00 AM - March of Dimes Walk
Apr 26, Sun at 01:00 PM - 17th Annual Information Fair & Festival
Apr 28, Tue at 10:00 AM - Ad-Hoc Committee on General Relief (GR)
Apr 29, Wed at 02:00 PM - COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Event Details
 
March 2009

March 1

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: Saint Elisabeth Church
6635 Tobias Avenue
Van Nuys, CA 91405
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.
 

March 4

Wednesday 08:00 AM - 01:30 PM
2009 Evans Consumers Information Fair
Location: Evans Community Adult School
717 N. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Map & Directions
Attendance: 5000+
Sponsors: The County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer Affairs
Contact: Judith Ramirez, Department of Consumer Affairs
(213) 974-4144
JRamirez@dca.lacounty.gov
 

March 4

Wednesday 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Summary: South County GAIN Region V will be conducting a recruitment for entry level county jobs.
Location: South County GAIN Region V
2959 Victoria St.
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2, District 4
Details: Accepting applications for Dental Assistant, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Dispatcher, Fire Fighter Trainee, General Maintenance Worker, Truck Driver, Pharmacy Tech, Security Officer, Senior Cook, Senior Laundry Worker, Substance Abuse Counselor, Tree Trimmer, Warehouse Worker Aid and many more......
Attendance: Open to GAIN participants, GROW participant, and the general public.
Contact: For more information contact Job Development at (310) 603-3200.
 

March 7

Saturday 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2009 Evans Consumers Information Fair
Location: Evans Community Adult School
717 N. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Map & Directions
Attendance: 5000+
Sponsors: The County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer Affairs
Contact: Judith Ramirez, Department of Consumer Affairs
(213) 974-4144
JRamirez@dca.lacounty.gov
 

March 11

Wednesday 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Employment and Career Expo
Summary: There will be a Job Fair at El Camino College Compton Center.
Location: 1111 E. Artesia Blvd.
(Gymnasium)
Compton, CA 90221
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2, District 4
Attendance: All are welcomed, Save the date!
Contact: Tel: (310) 900-1600
 

March 12

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
 

March 18

Wednesday 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Summary: South County GAIN Region V will be conducting a recruitment for entry level county jobs.
Location: South County GAIN Region V
2959 Victoria St.
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2, District 4
Details: Accepting applications for Dental Assistant, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Dispatcher, Fire Fighter Trainee, General Maintenance Worker, Truck Driver, Pharmacy Tech, Security Officer, Senior Cook, Senior Laundry Worker, Substance Abuse Counselor, Tree Trimmer, Warehouse Worker Aid and many more......
Attendance: Open to GAIN participants, GROW participant, and the general public.
Contact: For more information contact Job Development at (310) 603-3200.
 

March 19

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
 

March 19

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
 

March 25

Wednesday 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Summary: South County GAIN Region V will be conducting a recruitment for entry level county jobs.
Location: South County GAIN Region V
2959 Victoria St.
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2, District 4
Details: Accepting applications for Dental Assistant, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Dispatcher, Fire Fighter Trainee, General Maintenance Worker, Truck Driver, Pharmacy Tech, Security Officer, Senior Cook, Senior Laundry Worker, Substance Abuse Counselor, Tree Trimmer, Warehouse Worker Aid and many more......
Attendance: Open to GAIN participants, GROW participant, and the general public.
Contact: For more information contact Job Development at (310) 603-3200.
 

March 26

Thursday 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
County of Los Angeles Job Recruitment
Summary: Accepting applications for Dental Assistant, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Dispatcher, Fire Fighter, Maintenance Worker, Truck Driver, Pharmacy Tech, Security Officer, Senior Cook,Senior Laundry Worker, Abuse Counselor, and many more...
Location: West County GAIN Region I
5200 W. Century Boulevard
Los Angeles,, CA 90045
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2
Details: Applications also being accepted for Tree Trimmer, and Warehouse Worker Aid.
Attendance: Open to GAIN and GROW Participants and the general public.
Sponsors: GAIN Region I
Contact: GAIN Region I Job Development at (310) 665-7741
 

March 31

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ad-Hoc Committee on General Relief (GR)
Summary: The goal of the Committee is to review the current status of the GR program; the efforts now underway by DPSS to strengthen the program; and, to develop recommendations to the Commission, DPSS, and the Board for future program development.
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 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
 

April 2009

April 1

Wednesday 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Summary: South County GAIN Region V will be conducting a recruitment for entry level county jobs.
Location: South County GAIN Region V
2959 Victoria St.
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2, District 4
Details: Accepting applications for Carpenter, Clerk, Driver, Dental Assistant, Dispatcher, Electrician, General Maintenance Worker, Head Food Service Worker, Nurse Practitioner, Paralegal, Pharmacy Tech., Plumber, Security, Laundry Worker, Cook, Warehouse Worker and many more......
Attendance: Open to GAIN participants, GROW participant, and the general public.
Contact: For more information contact Job Development at (310) 603-3200.
 

April 4

Saturday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Community Health & Children's Safety Fair
Summary: Free Heallth Screenings, Exams and Immunizations, Food, Games and Prizes.
Workshps on Children's Safety, Women's Health, Housing and foreclosures Issues. Information Available on different programs.
Location: Newhall Community Center
22421 Market Street
Newhall, CA 91321
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 5
Details: City of Santa Clarita in Collaboration with the Valley Trauma Center and other sponsors invite the community to this event. DPSS staff will participate in this event.
Attendance: Santa Clarita District Staff
Hilda Ochoa, ES and Christie Johnson, EW
Sponsors: Salifornia State University Northridge, Facey Medical Group, SF-SC Valley Child abuse prevention, Robert Gore Rifkind foundation.
Contact: Lucy Cerda (818) 901-4371
 

April 8

Wednesday 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Medi-Cal Information & Outreach Fair for Rochester House Residents
Summary: (Indoor event). Light refreshments will be provided.
Location: 1932 Rochester Circle
(Between Expo Park and Jefferson)
Los Angeles, CA 90018
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2
Details: Provide information on Medi-Cal program and other services to GR participants. Assist residents with completing the Medi-Cal application.
Attendance: 100 residents
Contact: Curtis Thomas
(424) 270-5331
 

April 8

Wednesday 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Ruth Temple Health Fair
Summary: This is an annual health fair that engages the local community schools and neighborhood. Public is welcome to attend.
Location: 3834 South Western Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90062
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2
Details: Toy Loan and Volunteer Services will attend the event beginning from 10:00 a.m. till 1:00 p.m.
Sponsors: LA County Public Health
Contact: Sandra Rogers
(323) 730-3613
 

April 8

Wednesday 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Summary: South County GAIN Region V will be conducting a recruitment for entry level county jobs.
Location: South County GAIN Region V
2959 Victoria St.
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2, District 4
Details: Accepting applications for Carpenter, Clerk, Driver, Dental Assistant, Dispatcher, Electrician, General Maintenance Worker, Head Food Service Worker, Nurse Practitioner, Paralegal, Pharmacy Tech., Plumber, Security, Laundry Worker, Cook, Warehouse Worker and many more......
Attendance: Open to GAIN participants, GROW participant, and the general public.
Contact: For more information contact Job Development at (310) 603-3200.
 

April 9

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
 

April 11

Saturday 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Special Needs Network 3rd Annual Tools for Transformation Leveraging Resources for Change
Summary: Professional and parent conference and legislative breakfast
Location: Junior Blind of America
5300 Angeles Vista
Los Angeles, CA 90043
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2
Details: Nestor Requeno will be a panel speaker to address the impact of budget cuts on services for children. DPSS will also provide information at the resource fair.
Attendance: Employees from CalWORKs Dist # 13 will be available to distribute information on DPSS programs and services.
Sponsors: Special Needs Network
Contact: Aziza Walker, TFT Program Manager @ (213) 389-7100,
Luz Huerta, HSAI Dist. # 13 @(213) 744-4401, or
CoSteina Hall-Daniels, MARCOM @ (626) 569-2692
 

April 14

Tuesday 05:00 AM - 08:00 AM
Univision Television Program (34 A Su Lado) & Food Stamp Program
Summary: KMEX TV Channel 34 Univision Television will outreach to the Latino community about the Food Stamp Nutrition Program during a three hours telethon.
Location: 6701 Centre Dr., West, 15th Pl
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Lilia Erviti, HSAI will be interviewed and Food Stamp Program staff will be available to answer telephone.
Attendance: Twelve Spansih language DPSS employees will man telephones, respond to callers, and provide the toll free Food Stamp Information # (877) 847-3663. and the Health and Nutrition Hotline # (877) 569-4777.
Sponsors: Univision Television Channel 34 and Food Stamps Nutrition Program
Contact: Health & Nutrition Hotline at (877) 569-4777 or
Lino Rios at (562) 908-6864 or Lilia Erviti at (562)908-5833
 

April 15

Wednesday 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Summary: South County GAIN Region V will be conducting a recruitment for entry level county jobs.
Location: South County GAIN Region V
2959 Victoria St.
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2, District 4
Details: Accepting applications for Carpenter, Clerk, Driver, Dental Assistant, Dispatcher, Electrician, General Maintenance Worker, Head Food Service Worker, Nurse Practitioner, Paralegal, Pharmacy Tech., Plumber, Security, Laundry Worker, Cook, Warehouse Worker and many more......
Attendance: Open to GAIN participants, GROW participant, and the general public.
Contact: For more information contact Job Development at (310) 603-3200.
 

April 16

Thursday 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
32nd Annual Career Day
Summary: Representatives of county departments will meet with 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders to give an overview of their county job and duties, and provide handouts and slideshows.
Location: 419 W. 98th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90034
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2
Attendance: MARCOM staff will provide information about graphic arts and photography.
Contact: Acandra Hudson, Event Coordinator @ (323) 756-1419,
or CoSteina Hall-Daniels, MARCOM @ (626) 569-2692
 

April 16

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
 

April 16

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
 

April 20

Monday 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Office Volunteer Liaison Training
Summary: Training for all Office Volunteer Liaisons.
Location: Arboretum - Ayres Hall
301 N. Baldwin Ave.
Arcadia, CA
Map & Directions
Details: This is a mandatory training for all Office Volunteer Liaisons to discuss important upcoming, Department-wide activities and events.
Sponsors: Volunteer Services
Contact: Rafael Navarro, Departmental Volunteer Coordinator
 

April 22

Wednesday 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Summary: South County GAIN Region V will be conducting a recruitment for entry level county jobs.
Location: South County GAIN Region V
2959 Victoria St.
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2, District 4
Details: Accepting applications for Carpenter, Clerk, Driver, Dental Assistant, Dispatcher, Electrician, General Maintenance Worker, Head Food Service Worker, Nurse Practitioner, Paralegal, Pharmacy Tech., Plumber, Security, Laundry Worker, Cook, Warehouse Worker and many more......
Attendance: Open to GAIN participants, GROW participant, and the general public.
Contact: For more information contact Job Development at (310) 603-3200.
 

April 25

Saturday 07:00 AM - 10:00 AM
March of Dimes Walk
Summary: Approximately 3 miles in Exposition Park and on the city streets around it.
Location: Exposition Park
S. Figueroa Street @ 39th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90037
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Join us for a fabulous, fun, and meaningful day in beautiful Exposition Park with snacks and giveaways along the walk route and the Start/Finish area. Enjoy live entertainment, a short program to honor teams, walkers and sponsors, and a special Kids' Zone for the youngsters.
Attendance: Public, DPSS employees, families, and friends.
Contact: Charitable Giving Coordinator
 

April 25

Saturday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
11th Annual Community Health Fair at Congresswoman Junita Milender-McDonald Community Center
Summary: A wide variety of agencies and programs will be available to provide information and community resources.
Location: 3 Civic Plaza
Carson, CA 90745
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2
Attendance: A CalWORKs Distrct #26 employee will provide information about DPSS programs and services.
Sponsors: City of Carson, CA
Contact: Joan Reiner, City of carson Event Coordinator @ (310) 952-1775, or Roberto García-Benitez. HSA I CalWORKs Dist # 26 @ (310) 603-8408, or CoSteina Hall-Daniels, MARCOM @ (626) 569-2692
 

April 26

Sunday 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
17th Annual Information Fair & Festival
Summary: Parent's Place is hosting the 17th Annual Information Fair & Festival on Sunday April 26, 2009 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. located at Cortez Park.
Location: Cortez Park
2441 E. Cortez Street
West Covina, CA 91791
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Everything is free (Clowns face painting/Craft booths/Hot Dogs/Snow Cones/Cotton Candy/Popcorn/Moon bounce/Game booths and much more). Publicity photos will be taken. Support Groups, Local Agencies and more is supporting Parents Place.
Attendance: Medi-Cal Outreach District #16
Open to the Public
Sponsors: Parent's Place Family Resource & Empowerment Center
1500 S. Hyacinth Avenue, Suite B
West Covina, CA 91791
Contact: Toll Free: (800) 422-2022
Tel: (626) 919-1091 Fax: (626) 919-2784
E-mail: infofair@parentsplacefrc.com
 

April 28

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ad-Hoc Committee on General Relief (GR)
Summary: The goal of the Committee is to review the current status of the GR program; the efforts now underway by DPSS to strengthen the program; and, to develop recommendations to the Commission, DPSS, and the Board for future program development.
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 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
 

April 28

Tuesday 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
The Jewish Federation's Community Resource Fairs
Summary: The Jewish community has a variety of services and resources to help you with short-term and long-term financial needs, as well as offering emotional support.
Location: The Jewish Federation
Goldsmith Center
6505 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: -Free workshops for members of the Jewish community facing financial challenges. -Face-to-face meetings with professional staff from social service/governmental agencies. -Information and referrals to local resources
Attendance: Open to Public
Sponsors: The Jewish Federation
Contact: For more information, contact (323) 761-8325 or
MWolf@JewishLA.org
 

April 29

Wednesday 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB RECRUITMENT!
Summary: South County GAIN Region V will be conducting a recruitment for entry level county jobs.
Location: South County GAIN Region V
2959 Victoria St.
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 2, District 4
Details: Accepting applications for Carpenter, Clerk, Driver, Dental Assistant, Dispatcher, Electrician, General Maintenance Worker, Head Food Service Worker, Nurse Practitioner, Paralegal, Pharmacy Tech., Plumber, Security, Laundry Worker, Cook, Warehouse Worker and many more......
Attendance: Open to GAIN participants, GROW participant, and the general public.
Contact: For more information contact Job Development at (310) 603-3200.
 

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