Needs an update. “14545 Lanark Street” has not been the Van Nuys DPSS office for over a year yet thos is the address the automated system gives out. 14545 Lanark St is an abandoned and boarded up building with homeless people living in the underground parking , or thos was true the last time […]Read More DPSS Customer Service …
I love Los Angeles and admire the DPSS programs and @SheilaKuehl the BOS member for my neighborhood. After 11 years of working with and around them I have a deep appreciation for them. So imagine how horrified I am to find out that someone has been homeless for years and has been asking the system […]Read More Homeless Services are Supposed to Help.
Yesterday I was admitted to the Emergency Room for neuropathy and dizziness . I had called the advice nurse the night before and was told to come in immediately. As you know I am a single mother, so I had to wait until I had child care. I walked into Urgent Care and they […]Read More In the E.R. with NO health Insurance
a brief introduction. If you need emergency foodstamps, all you really need is a photo ID for the person making the application. You have 30 days to gather the rest of the requested information.Read More How to apply for Food Stamps
What a great idea! I look forward to it being tuned and improved and a convenient point of service. Until then, I will continue to follow cases on the Department of Public and Social Services Internet site.Read More Los Angeles County DPSS Mobile App.
Don Knabe is my imaginary friend, I guess. The Los Angeles County DPSS office won’t post his photo with the Board of Supervisors .Read More Who is really on the Board of Supervisors?
There is no vow of sobriety to take when applying for pubkic assistance benefitsRead More Drugs, Alcohol, and Welfare. Butt Out
On “The View”, @theviewtv, Welfare was described as placating poor people and rewarding them for not working. The View is Blind to Truth If you have been here for a minute or more, you know I work in the Welfare to Work program. Whoopi says that Welfare takes money from workers making employment not appealing. […]Read More The View Doesn’t Know Welfare
I am sure the system means well, but @countyofLA @dpss_calfresh is freaking me out. I can’t figure out how to close the SNAP case or update my information. I am locked out of the online system and calling this number ALWAYS results in a termination message of “We can not find your information. Good bye”. […]Read More Los Angeles County DPSS is a mess
@Ulaverne @LAMC_ASO @lavalleycollege sometimes private 4 year schools or community colleges are better valuesRead More Private Vocational Training vs. Public