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Homeless Programs News

Posted on 11/27/2019 9:58:39 AM

Riverside County Seeks Volunteers for 2020 Homeless Count

For Immediate Release

November 21, 2019

 

Riverside County Seeks Volunteers for 2020 Homeless Count The count helps ensure communities get the funding needed to find long-term solutions to homelessness

 

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Ca.— Volunteers are encouraged to sign up now for the 2020 Point in Time Count, an annual survey of homeless adults and youth in cities and unincorporated communities across Riverside…

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Children's Services Division News

Posted on 11/2/2019 3:11:06 PM

Fifty-Six Children and Their Families Celebrate Adoptions in Court Ceremonies

Fifty-Six Children and Their Families Celebrate Adoptions in Court Ceremonies  Temecula mother shares story, raises awareness about the need for adoptive families

Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org(951) 358-5219RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Ca.—It was the day Sacha Lewis had been waiting nearly two years for. On Saturday, Lewis finalized her adoption of a 2-year-old girl in Riverside County Superior Court. “I’m…

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Administrative Services News

Posted on 9/10/2019 4:25:29 PM

Job opportunities available at Valley-wide Employment Expo

 

      

 September 10, 2019

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

Job opportunities available at Valley-wide Employment Expo (Indio, CA) – Do you live in the Coachella Valley and are you looking for that first job, a new career or just to change to the 9 to 5 routine? If so, the 24th Annual Valley-wide Employment Expo may have the…

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Adult Protective Services News

Posted on 8/8/2019 2:04:39 PM

Riverside County Department of Social Services Sends Letter of Privacy Breach

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 8, 2019

 

Riverside County Department of Social Services Sends Letter of Privacy Breach

Identity theft protection available to 770 clients potentially impacted by stolen paper files

 

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Ca.— Riverside County’s Department of Public Social…

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