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Children's Services Division News

Posted on 4/1/2019 8:02:00 AM

Children's Conference Aims to Raise Awareness about Child Abuse

MEDIA RELEASE

HOPE Collaborative Annual Children’s Conference:  A Community Conversation about Child Abuse

April 4, 2019 At Riverside Convention Center

8:30 am to 3 pm

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:  Dariana Ortiz, Community Centered Services Director

Phone: 951-686-3756

Email…

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Administrative Services News

Posted on 3/11/2019 2:26:46 PM

Success story highlights Social Worker Appreciation Month

 

March 1, 2019 Media Advisory Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org Success story highlights Social Worker Appreciation Month A former drug addict who received help now pays it forward through DPSS program (Riverside, CA) In the summer of 2000, Riverside resident JoDean Waggoner was addicted to methamphetamine. A reality that prompted Child Protective Services (CPS) to take custody of her…

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Homeless Programs News

Posted on 3/5/2019 3:30:27 PM

$10 million in state funding to address homelessness in Riverside County

March 5, 2019 Media Advisory Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSSPhone: (951) 203-0343Email: gkennedy@rivco.org $10 million in state funding to address homelessness in Riverside County Funds pave the way for more capital improvement, service and youth projects in several communities For the first time, just over $10 million dollars in state funding has been awarded to agencies and cities that help the homeless individuals and families in Riverside…

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CalFresh News

Posted on 2/15/2019 2:03:09 PM

March 2019 CalFresh benefits may post to EBT accounts early

February 15, 2019

 

Riverside County

MEDIA ADVISORY

 

Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist 

Department of Public Social Services

951-358-5219

gkennedy@rivco.org

 

March 2019 CalFresh benefits may post to EBT accounts early to lessen the gap from receiving February benefits early.

 

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