DPSS Office will be closed on the following holidays:
May 26 - Memorial Day
Jul 04 - Independence Day
Event List
 
Sep 28, Tue at 10:00 AM - 7th Annual Second Chance Job Fair
Oct 02, Sat at 09:00 AM - Latinas en Control
Oct 09, Sat at 10:00 AM - Bicentennial Health Month
Oct 11, Mon at 12:00 AM - Columbus Day
Oct 21, Thu at 12:29 PM - 8th Annual "Celebrating Abitilites" Expo
Oct 21, Thu at 01:00 PM - Community Action Board Meeting (CAB)
Oct 22, Fri at 09:00 AM - The Modern House Call for Women
Oct 23, Sat at 07:00 AM - The Modern House Call for Women
Oct 23, Sat at 08:00 AM - L.A. County Heart Walk Day
Oct 23, Sat at 10:00 AM - Bicentennial Health Month
Oct 23, Sat at 10:00 AM - Head Start Learning & Resource Fair
Oct 24, Sun at 07:00 AM - The Modern House Call for Women
Event Details
 
September 2010

September 28

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
7th Annual Second Chance Job Fair
Summary: The event provides an opportunity for job seekers to network with employers and receive information on different programs and services provided by various county departments and agencies.
Location: WorkSource Center
11623 Glenoaks Blvd.
Pacoima, CA
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Attendance: The general public.
Sponsors: Northeast San Fernando Valley WorkSource Center.
Contact: For additional information, please contact Sheila Wright at (818) 899-6239 or DPSS Community Outreach Coordinator, Hang Nguyen, at (562) 908-8508.
 

September 29

Wednesday 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
2010 Wellness Campaign through Food Stamp Outreach
Summary: Please make an appoinment to complete a Food Stamp application and meet DPSS staff on the same day.
Location: 204 Hampton Drive
Venice, CA 900291,
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 3
Attendance: The general public
Sponsors: Supervisor Zev Yaroslasky, and St. Joseph Medical Center
Contact: For additional information, please contact Rebecca Amado-Sprigg at ramadosprigg@stjosephctr.org, or DPSS Community Outreach Coordinator, Hang Nguyen, at (562) 908-8508.
 

September 29

Wednesday 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
2010 Wellness Campaign through Food Stamp Outreach
Summary: The event will provide the public an opportunity to complete a Food Stamp application and meet with a DPSS staff member on the same day.
Location: St. Joseph Center
204 Hampton Drive
Venice, CA 900291,
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 3
Attendance: The general public.
Sponsors: The Office of Supevisor Zev Yaroslavsy, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services, and St. Joseph Medical Center
Contact: For additional information, please contact Rebecca Amado-Sprigg at (310) 396-6468, ext. 331, or DPSS Community Outreach Coordinator, Hang Nguyen, at (562) 908-8508.
 

October 2010

October 2

Saturday 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Latinas en Control
Location: Tzu Chi Foundation
1100 S. Valley Center Ave.
San Dimas, CA
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: The event promotes breast health. Please make your reservation today. There will be information on free and low cost health care programs. In addition, free mammogram will be given to low income women with no insurance.
Attendance: The general public
Sponsors: Breast Health Promotion Task Force of San Gabriel Valley
Contact: For further information, please call Way Wen at (626) 301-1938, or DPSS Community Outreach Coordinator, Hang Nguyen, at (562) 908-8508.
 

October 9

Saturday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Bicentennial Health Month
Location: USC
2101 Marengo St
Los AngelesC, CA 90033
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: In collaboration with several partners, the Mexican Government through the Consulate General of Mexico in Los Angeles brings awarness on important health topics by providing education on preventive care, free medical screenings and referrals to health resources to more than 29,000 people through the County of Los Angeles
Attendance: The general public.
Sponsors: The Office of Mexican Consulate
Contact: For additional information, please contact Alan Sanchez at (213) 351-6800 ext. 2308, or DPSS Community Outreach Coordinator, Hang Nguyen, at (562) 908-8508.
 

October 11

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

October 14

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 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 21

Thursday 09:00 AM - 02:30 PM
2010 Emerging Business Symposium & Vendor Fair
Summary: The Fair is to provide county and agency professionals the opportunity to network with small businesses on a one-on-one basis and offer valuable counseling.
Location: Pasadena Rose Bowl
1001 Rose Bowl Dr.
Pasadena, CA
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Attendance: The general public.
Sponsors: The Board of Supervisor, Michael D. Antonovich.
Contact: For further information, please contact Deb Cabreira Johnson at (323) 881-3964, or DPSS Community Outreach Coordinator, Vicki Barber, at (562) 908-8368.
 

October 21

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
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 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
 

October 21

Thursday 12:29 PM - 12:29 PM
8th Annual "Celebrating Abitilites" Expo
Location: Whittier Community Center & Joe Miller Field
7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: There will be many resource tables to provide information and materials on different programs and services provided by various agencies and county departments.
Attendance: The general public.
Sponsors: City of Whittier
Contact: For additional information, please contact Jeff Lopez at (562) 698-2131, or DPSS Community Outreach Coordinator, Hang Nguyen, at (562) 908-8508.
 

October 21

Thursday 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Community Action Board Meeting (CAB)
Location: El Monte Annex
2nd Floor Conference Room
3400 Aerojet Ave
El Monte, CA 91731
Map & Directions
 

October 22

Friday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
The Modern House Call for Women
Location: The Walter Pyramid
CSU Long Beach
1250 N. Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90806
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Presented by California First Lady Maria Shiver. This event will provide many free services to the community, such as dental, vision, medical services, financial services, etc. Services are provided by volunteer doctors, nurses, dentists, dental hygenists. dental assitance, ophthalmologists, and other trained professionals from the State of California.
Attendance: The general public
Sponsors: The Office of California First Lady Maria Shiver.
Contact: For addition information, please visit www.themodernhousecall.com or call (877) 490-9284, or DPSS Departmental Outreach Coordinator at (562) 908-8368.
 

October 23

Saturday 07:00 AM - 05:00 PM
The Modern House Call for Women
Location: The Walter Pyramid
CSU Long Beach
1250 N. Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90806
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Presented by California First Lady Maria Shiver. This event will provide many free services to the community, such as dental, vision, medical services, financial services, etc. Services are provided by volunteer doctors, nurses, dentists, dental hygenists. dental assitance, ophthalmologists, and other trained professionals from the State of California.
Attendance: The general public
Sponsors: The Office of California First Lady Maria Shriver.
Contact: For addition information, please visit www.themodernhousecall.com or call (877) 490-9284, or DPSS Departmental Outreach Coordinator, Vicki Barber, at (562) 908-8368.
 

October 23

Saturday 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
L.A. County Heart Walk Day
Summary: The Start! Los Angeles Heart Walk is an opportunity for DPSS employees to team up with the American Heart/Stroke Association’s fight against heart disease and strokes.
Location: 1001 Rose Bowl Drive
Pasadena, CA 91103
Map & Directions
Details: DPSS employees are encouraged to form teams of walkers and obtain donations on behalf of the American Heart/Stroke Association. You may also make donations at the day of the event.
Attendance: General Public
Sponsors: American Heart Association
National Sponsor - Subway
Local Sponsor - Union Bank & Providence Health Services
Contact: If you would like to participate in this event and/or would like to join a team, contact Richard Amiel at 562.908.8413 or e-mail richardamiel@dpss.lacounty.gov
Links:
 

October 23

Saturday 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Bicentennial Health Month
Location: La Curacao
8618 Garfield Ave.
South Gate, CA 90208,
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: In collaboration with several partners, the Mexican Government through the Consulate General of Mexico in Los Angeles brings awarness on important health topics by providing education on preventive care, free medical screenings and referrals to health resources to more than 29,000 people through the County of Los Angeles
Attendance: The general public
Sponsors: The Office of Mexican Consulate
Contact: For additional information, please contact Alan Sanchez at (213) 351-6800 ext. 2308, or DPSS Community Outreach Coordinator, Vicki Barber, at (562) 908-8368.
 

October 23

Saturday 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Head Start Learning & Resource Fair
Summary: Resource Fair
Location: The Expo Center
3980 S. Menlo Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90037
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Attendance: Open to all.
Sponsors: L.A. County Office of Education
 

October 24

Sunday 07:00 AM - 05:00 PM
The Modern House Call for Women
Location: The Walter Pyramid
CSU Long Beach
1250 N. Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90806
Map & Directions
Supervisorial District: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5
Details: Presented by California First Lady Maria Shiver. This event will provide many free services to the community, such as dental, vision, medical services, financial services, etc. Services are provided by volunteer doctors, nurses, dentists, dental hygenists. dental assitance, ophthalmologists, and other trained professionals from the State of California.
Attendance: The general public
Sponsors: The Office of California First Lady Maria Shriver.
Contact: For addition information, please visit www.themodernhousecall.com or call (877) 490-9284, or DPSS Departmental Outreach Coordinator, Vicki Barber, at (562) 908-8368.
 

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