EVENTS from August 29, 2012 Issue
S. El Monte Offers
The City of South El Monte in collaboration with other public safety agencies will be hosting Community Emergency Team (CERT) classes this September. Residents are encouraged to participate in this program and learn more about emergency preparedness in the community and how they can help South El Monte be ready in the event of an emergency. The free classes will take place at the South El Monte Senior Center, 1556 Central Avenue, from 6:00 – 9:30 p.m. on September 11, 12, 13, 20, 21, and with the final class on Saturday, September 22 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The CERT program offers basic disaster response training skills in areas such as fire safety, light search and rescue, first aid, and disaster medical operations and team organization, among many others. To register for the CERT program or for additional information visit www.RCPI-CA.org
or call 323.526.5015
HRC To Host Free Workshop In
Tuesday, Sept. 18
Free workshop on rent increases, evictions, discrimination foreclosure and more on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library, Small LAMP Classroom, 318 South Ramona Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91754. HRC will present information and resources regarding housing discrimination and landlord-tenant rights and responsibilities. Topics will include: discrimination against families with children, disability rights, sexual harassment, evictions, repairs, security deposits, rent increases, substandard conditions, and much more! For more information, or to RSVP for this FREE workshop, please call Amy at (800) 477-5977 extension 19. TTY users please call (213) 201-0867. This location is handicap accessible.