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Self Sufficiency News

Posted on 6/17/2019 5:07:23 PM

New office brings more services to Coachella Valley

 

 

Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Email: gkennedy@rivco.org

June 17, 2019 Media Advisory New facility means easier access to benefits for Coachella area Residents in Coachella and surrounding communities will soon have closer access to multiple services that can improve their quality of life. This Thursday, June 20, a ribbon cutting ceremony will mark the celebration of a new Riverside County Department of Public…

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Adult Protective Services News

Posted on 6/3/2019 12:49:18 PM

Conference Aims To Prevent Abuse Against Elders, Dependent Adults

 

 

 

Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Email: gkennedy@rivco.org

June 3, 2019 Media Advisory Abuse occurs across every demographic – no one is immune. Riverside County is once again raising awareness about elder and dependent adult abuse Wed., June 5 at the 5th annual Elder and Dependent Adult Abuse Symposium.

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CalFresh News

Posted on 5/1/2019 1:56:13 PM

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients can now apply for CalFresh

  

Media Advisory                                                                                          

May 1, 2019

Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email…

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Homeless Programs News

Posted on 4/30/2019 12:31:24 PM

More volunteers, new technology paint picture of 2019 homeless count

April 30, 2019

Media Advisory Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org More volunteers, new technology paint picture of 2019 homeless count   After 747 volunteers fanned out last January with a mobile app for this year’s annual Point-In-Time (PIT) homeless count, the results are in. The 2019 count of people who are homeless in Riverside County shows a 21 percent increase compared to 2018…

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