Florence / Firestone Service Center

7807 SOUTH COMPTON AVENUE • LOS ANGELES • CA 90001
Florence/Firestone Community Center is a multi-purpose facility designed to provide comprehensive human services to residents of the Los Angeles County in partnership with communities, businesses, and public and private agencies. The following programs and services offered at the center include but not limited to: case management, information and referral, completion of forms, interpretation, advocacy, consumer education, job referrals, elderly care services, emergency food assistance, mediation and conflict resolution, transportation assistance, utility assistance and assistance with housing applications online.

Hours of Operation

 Monday – Friday:  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
(323) 586-6502  (323) 582-4071
Center Director:  Sylvia Soto • SSoto@wdacs.lacounty.gov

Friday, July 5, 2019

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The center will be hosting an Independence Day Dance.  Food will be served and games will be played.

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donations from individuals and organizations.  Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

ENHANCE FOOD AND NUTRITION MANAGEMENT

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Nutrition and health assessments.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.

COMPUTER CLASS

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Provides free basic computer classes for adults and seniors.

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donations from individuals and organizations.   Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SOCIAL SERVICES (DPSS)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Provides information and form completion assistance for Food Stamps and Medi-Cal.

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.

87TH STREET BLOCK / ANTWERP BLOCK CLUB

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (4th Tuesday of every month) Neighborhood watch program for community residents.

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donation from individuals and organizations.  Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

GRAHAM AND FLORENCE LIBRARY

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Mobile reading and seniors can rent DVD’s and books at no charge.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.

COMPUTER CLASSES

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Provides free basic computer classes for adults and seniors.

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donation from individuals and organizations.  Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donation from individuals and organizations.  Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

COMPUTER CLASSES

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Provides free basic computer classes for adults and seniors.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.

ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES (APS)

A 24-hour social service program mandated by the State of California to receive all reports about suspected abuse/neglect of an elder (65+) or a dependent adult (18-64 years of age and physically or mentally impaired) who are reported to be endangered by physical, sexual, or financial abuse, and caregiver neglect, or self-neglect.  We provide intake services to report all abuse.  Should you need assistance in reporting abuse, please contact us and an APS intake specialist will assist you in the referral process (323) 586-6502

COMMUNITY TRAINING PROGRAM

Volunteer and Internship opportunities for community members, including court referred individuals.  Cal-Works participants and high school and college students.

DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS

Assist consumers with problems and/or questions on landlord-tenant, retail purchases, credit, automobile sales, signing contracts, collection agencies, identity theft & consumer related issues (323) 586-6500

OFFICE OF SUPERVISOR MARK-RIDLEY-THOMAS

Second district constituent services.  Helps obtain information about County department and services (323) 586-6523

REGISTER RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK

Birth, death, and marriage certificates are available.  Civil marriage ceremonies are performed on Fridays (323) 586-6192

SENIOR ACTIVITY ROOM AND CONFERENCE ROOM

Call for room availability (323) 586-6502
JULY 2019

Friday, July 5, 2019

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The center will be hosting an Independence Day Dance.  Food will be served and games will be played.

MONDAY

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donations from individuals and organizations.  Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

ENHANCE FOOD AND NUTRITION MANAGEMENT

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Nutrition and health assessments.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.
TUESDAY

COMPUTER CLASS

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Provides free basic computer classes for adults and seniors.

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donations from individuals and organizations.   Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SOCIAL SERVICES (DPSS)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Provides information and form completion assistance for Food Stamps and Medi-Cal.

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.

87TH STREET BLOCK / ANTWERP BLOCK CLUB

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (4th Tuesday of every month) Neighborhood watch program for community residents.
WEDNESDAY

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donation from individuals and organizations.  Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

GRAHAM AND FLORENCE LIBRARY

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Mobile reading and seniors can rent DVD’s and books at no charge.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.
THURSDAY

COMPUTER CLASSES

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Provides free basic computer classes for adults and seniors.

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donation from individuals and organizations.  Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.
FRIDAY

FITNESS EQUIPMENT

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fitness equipment available.

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Also known as the Pantry Program, EFAP provides food to low-income families, individuals, and seniors.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The center accepts food donation from individuals and organizations.  Emergency distribution is available during regular center hours.

COMPUTER CLASSES

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Provides free basic computer classes for adults and seniors.

SENIOR ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Aerobic exercise
  • Arts and craft
  • Bingo
  • Dancing
  • Healthcare screening
  • Health fairs
  • Metro senior identification cards for transportation
  • Mobile library program
  • Nutrition education
  • Outside cultural events
  • Pool table
  • Referrals to low-cost health and medical coverage programs

COMPUTER ASSISTANCE

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Assistance is available for youth, adult, and senior citizens.  Public access computers are available.  Participants receive training on various computer applications:  Internet, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

OLD TIMERS FOUNDATION

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Hot nutritious meals are provided to senior citizens 60 years of age or older.
OTHER

ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES (APS)

A 24-hour social service program mandated by the State of California to receive all reports about suspected abuse/neglect of an elder (65+) or a dependent adult (18-64 years of age and physically or mentally impaired) who are reported to be endangered by physical, sexual, or financial abuse, and caregiver neglect, or self-neglect.  We provide intake services to report all abuse.  Should you need assistance in reporting abuse, please contact us and an APS intake specialist will assist you in the referral process (323) 586-6502

COMMUNITY TRAINING PROGRAM

Volunteer and Internship opportunities for community members, including court referred individuals.  Cal-Works participants and high school and college students.

DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS

Assist consumers with problems and/or questions on landlord-tenant, retail purchases, credit, automobile sales, signing contracts, collection agencies, identity theft & consumer related issues (323) 586-6500

OFFICE OF SUPERVISOR MARK-RIDLEY-THOMAS

Second district constituent services.  Helps obtain information about County department and services (323) 586-6523

REGISTER RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK

Birth, death, and marriage certificates are available.  Civil marriage ceremonies are performed on Fridays (323) 586-6192

SENIOR ACTIVITY ROOM AND CONFERENCE ROOM

Call for room availability (323) 586-6502