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Residents 65+ are now eligible for a COVID-19 Vaccine

Residents 65+ are eligible to be vaccinated starting Wednesday, January 20th. Book your appointments by visiting: VaccinateLACounty.com For additional assistance, call 833-540-0473 between 8:00 am and 8:30 pm. City of Los Angeles COVID-19 Registration Page

Closed for MLK holiday – Monday, January 18

The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on January 18, 2021, marks the 26th annual day of service to celebrate the Civil Rights leader’s life. Observed each year on the third Monday in January, the MLK Day of Service is the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service – “a day on, not […]

LA County COVID-19 Vaccine

Some groups in Los Angeles County are already being vaccinated. These groups include staff who work in acute care hospitals, residents and staff at Skilled Nursing Facilities, and emergency medical technicians and paramedics. Both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines have been shown to be safe and very effective in large studies that involved a diverse mix of […]

Easy-to-read information about the COVID-19 vaccine

The Health Care Access Research and Developmental Disabilities Program has developed an easy-to-read guide for people with developmental disabilities, Autism, and their caregivers about the COVID vaccine. This guide will explain what COVID-19 is, how vaccines work in our bodies, how they are tested, who should take the vaccine, and more. Visit https://tinyurl.com/hcardd-covid19 to download […]

Planning for Independent Living

Thursday, January 21, 2021  4:30 PM – 6:00 PM  Living on your own for the first time can be an exciting time in your life but it can also be stressful. Your new freedom comes with financial responsibilities such as paying your monthly rent, utilities and any other expenses. That’s why it’s important to start planning ahead with the help of your family, your circle of support and your Service Coordinator to make this […]