(877) 481-1044 Central Help Line

Downtown Dept. of Public Social Services locationsEdit

You must go to one of these locations

813 E. Fourth Place 90013
(213) 974-9192

2855 E. Olympic Bldg. 90023
(323) 260-3718

2707 S. Grand Ave. 90007

San Gabriel Valley - El Monte - Dept. of Public Social ServicesEdit

Go to this location:

3352 Aerojet Avenue, El Monte, CA 91731 866-613-3777

DPSS District Office Community MeetingsEdit

East and West ValleyEdit

3rd Tuesday of the Month
For location, contact: (818) 901-4101


Every other month, 3rd Tuesday of the month
For location, contact: Paz Cruz: (818) 546-6307

San FernandoEdit

For location and times, contact: (818) 837-2140

El Monte and San Gabriel ValleyEdit

Last Wednesday of every month
For location contact, Debbie Heinemann (626) 569-3612


4th Thursday of every month (except for July, August, November, and December)
For location and times, contact: Silvia Gonzales (626) 791- 6302


For location and times, contact: Susanne Portillo (909) 397-7902

Wilshire Special, Metro NorthEdit

1:30 PM every 3rd Tuesday of each month (except for December, June, July, and September)
For location and times, contact:
Bernice Westbury 213-639-5404 or
Elizabeth Becerra (213) 738-4301

Rancho Park & West Los AngelesEdit

2nd Wednesday of every month
Held at West Los Angeles Office
For location and times, contact: Americo Garza (310) 312-5110

South Central & FlorenceEdit

1st Wednesday of every month
Held at alternating locations between South Central and Florence
For location, contact: Melva Rogers (323) 563-4156

Southwest Special & Southwest FamilyEdit

Last Tuesday of every month
Held at Red Cross, 610 N Eucalyptus Inglewood, CA
For location, contact:
Marnette Haynes (323) 418 2202
Barbara Thomas (310) 665-7500

Quad (Exposition Park, Metro Special, Metro Family, Civic Center)Edit

Every 2nd Tuesday of the Month held at alternating locations among four offices
Contact: Cheryl Sanders (323) 730-6188 or call the Admin Desk at any of four offices

Metro East, Belvedere, and Lincoln Heights Edit

Last Tuesday of every month
Location rotates among three offices
For location, contact: Alice Andrade (323) 260-3718

Compton and Paramount District, Long Beach Special and Long Beach Family (Rancho Dominguez)Edit

1st Tues of each month; 10:00 AM
For location and times contact: Charlie Arce (310) 603-5287 31,7
South Family: 1st Tuesday of every month beginning in April
For location, contact: (310) 761-2000