East Rancho Dominguez Service Center

15116 SOUTH ATLANTIC AVENUE • COMPTON • CA 90221
East Rancho Dominguez Service Center is a multi-purpose facility designed to enhance the community with a range of educational, social and recreational activities. Center staff network with other County departments and non-profit agencies to provide comprehensive information and referrals and services which include but not limited to case management, utility assistance, outreach, computer access and food pantry.

Hours of Operation

 Monday – Friday:  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
 (310) 603-7401  (310) 223-0018
Center Director:  Tony Brookins • TBrookins@wdacs.lacounty.gov

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Cogniciti’s Brian Health Workshop is hosted by Baycrest Health Sciences.  The center will host a free in-person workshop that provides older adults with the opportunity to learn about their brain health.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The brain Health Assessment will meet with each senior for after each is finished to go over scores and to ask questions about their brain health.

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news, and read the daily newspaper.

SENIOR CONGREGATE MEALS PROGRAM

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. The program serves seniors 60 years and older with nutritious and balanced meals.  There is a suggested donation of $2.25 per senior.

BINGO

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

GAME ROOM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Seniors play board games, cards, dominoes, chess, checkers, and many other games to enhance their strategies and techniques and keep their minds active.

TOY LOAN PROGRAM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Toy Loan Program is free for children to borrow toys from the community centers in the same manner in which they borrow books from the library.  The program helps the child develop a sense of responsibility by allowing the child to borrow a toy once a week, taking care of it and returning it.  After 20 returns, the child earns an honor award and receives a new toy.

5 BREADS 2 FISH

2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The 5 Breads 2 Fish Organization partnered with the community center to feed the needy families in the community.  Food distribution is every Monday (except holidays).  They provide fresh fruits, vegetables, bread, eggs and other organic grown foods.

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

EXERCISE GROUP

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The exercise club practices light to moderate exercise for anyone 18 years and older.

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news and read the daily newspaper.

TOY LOAN PROGRAM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Toy Loan Program is free for children to borrow toys from the community centers in the same manner in which they borrow books from the library.  The program helps the child develop a sense of responsibility by allowing the child to borrow a toy once a week, taking care of it and returning it.  After 20 returns, the child earns an honor award and receives a new toy.

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news and read the daily newspaper.

SENIOR CONGREGATE MEALS PROGRAM

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The program serves seniors 60 years and older with nutritious and balanced meals.  There is a suggested donation of $2.25 per senior.

BINGO

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

GAME ROOM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Seniors play board games, cards, dominoes, chess, checkers and many other games to enhance their strategies and techniques and keep their minds active.

TOY LOAN PROGRAM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Toy Loan Program is free for children to borrow toys from the community centers in the same manner in which they borrow books from the library.  The program helps the child develop a sense of responsibility by allowing the child to borrow a toy once a week, taking care of it and returning it.  After 20 returns, the child earns an honor award and receives a new toy.

ADULT COMPUTER LITERACY CLASSES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Individuals learn basic and advanced computer programs at their own pace.  This class is offered by a bilingual professor (English and Spanish).

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news, and read the daily newspaper.

EXERCISE GROUP

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The Exercise Club practices light to moderate exercise for anyone 18 years and over.

ENHANCED PROJECT NUTRITION CLASSES FOR SENIORS

10:00 a.m (4th Thursday of every month) A registered dietitian conducts nutrition classes once a month.  They provide nutrition screenings, counseling and teach older adults healthier eating habits.  This program is available to seniors and the community at large.

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

11:00 a.m (2nd Thursday of every month) Provides nutrition classes and cooking demonstrations.

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

12:30 p.m – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

TOY LOAN PROGRAM

1:00 p.m – 4:30 p.m. The Toy Loan Program is free for children to borrow toys from the community centers in the same manner in which they borrow books from the library.  The program helps the child develop a sense of responsibility by allowing the child to borrow a toy once a week, taking care of it and returning it.  After 20 returns, the child earns an honor award and receives a new toy.

DIABETES PREVENTION AND COOKING DEMONSTRATION CLASS FOR SENIORS

2:00 p.m – 3:00 p.m. (3rd Thursday of every month) The Diabetes Prevention and Cooking Demonstration class is approved by the Health Department and Center for Disease Control to help make changes in seniors eating habits.

EAST RANCHO DOMINGUEZ COMMUNITY (ERD) BLOCK-WATCH ORGANIZATION

6:30 p.m (4th Thursday of every month) East Rancho Dominguez Community (ERD) Block-Watch Organization is a community-based organization made up of residents and operating businesses in the East Ranch Dominguez and unincorporated of Los Angeles County.  They are committed to provide support for areas such as crime, public maintenance, public health and safety, community development, code violations and sharing information.  Their goal is to build and maintain a beautiful community that is safe for the residents of ERD.

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. (2nd and 4th Friday of every month) Also known as the Pantry Program, 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.

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news, and read the daily newspaper.

HENRY HERRIFORD SENIOR CENTER

10:00 a.m. The Henry Herriford Senior Club is a social club for seniors.

SENIOR CONGREGATE MEALS PROGRAM

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The program serves seniors 60 years and older with nutritious and balanced meals.  There is a suggested donation of $2.25 per senior.

GAME ROOM

1:00 p.m. Seniors play board games, cards, dominoes, chess, and many others to enhance their strategies and techniques and keep their minds active.

CHAMPIONS OF CARING CONNECTION

The Champions of Caring Connection agency provides resources and referrals for basic needs.  Educational advocacy for homeless children/youth, school based services such as case management, counseling, and mentoring.  Monthly food distribution is held offsite.

INFORMATION AND REFERRAL

The community center provides information and referral on available emergency services such as food, shelter, transportation, mental health services, and legal services and many others.

UNITED WAY UTILITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

The United Way Utility Assistance Program assists local residents who need support and assistance with their electric bill.
JULY 2019

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Cogniciti’s Brian Health Workshop is hosted by Baycrest Health Sciences.  The center will host a free in-person workshop that provides older adults with the opportunity to learn about their brain health.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The brain Health Assessment will meet with each senior for after each is finished to go over scores and to ask questions about their brain health.

MONDAY

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news, and read the daily newspaper.

SENIOR CONGREGATE MEALS PROGRAM

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. The program serves seniors 60 years and older with nutritious and balanced meals.  There is a suggested donation of $2.25 per senior.

BINGO

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

GAME ROOM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Seniors play board games, cards, dominoes, chess, checkers, and many other games to enhance their strategies and techniques and keep their minds active.

TOY LOAN PROGRAM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Toy Loan Program is free for children to borrow toys from the community centers in the same manner in which they borrow books from the library.  The program helps the child develop a sense of responsibility by allowing the child to borrow a toy once a week, taking care of it and returning it.  After 20 returns, the child earns an honor award and receives a new toy.

5 BREADS 2 FISH

2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The 5 Breads 2 Fish Organization partnered with the community center to feed the needy families in the community.  Food distribution is every Monday (except holidays).  They provide fresh fruits, vegetables, bread, eggs and other organic grown foods.
TUESDAY

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

EXERCISE GROUP

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The exercise club practices light to moderate exercise for anyone 18 years and older.

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news and read the daily newspaper.

TOY LOAN PROGRAM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Toy Loan Program is free for children to borrow toys from the community centers in the same manner in which they borrow books from the library.  The program helps the child develop a sense of responsibility by allowing the child to borrow a toy once a week, taking care of it and returning it.  After 20 returns, the child earns an honor award and receives a new toy.
WEDNESDAY

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news and read the daily newspaper.

SENIOR CONGREGATE MEALS PROGRAM

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The program serves seniors 60 years and older with nutritious and balanced meals.  There is a suggested donation of $2.25 per senior.

BINGO

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

GAME ROOM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Seniors play board games, cards, dominoes, chess, checkers and many other games to enhance their strategies and techniques and keep their minds active.

TOY LOAN PROGRAM

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Toy Loan Program is free for children to borrow toys from the community centers in the same manner in which they borrow books from the library.  The program helps the child develop a sense of responsibility by allowing the child to borrow a toy once a week, taking care of it and returning it.  After 20 returns, the child earns an honor award and receives a new toy.
THURSDAY

ADULT COMPUTER LITERACY CLASSES

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Individuals learn basic and advanced computer programs at their own pace.  This class is offered by a bilingual professor (English and Spanish).

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news, and read the daily newspaper.

EXERCISE GROUP

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The Exercise Club practices light to moderate exercise for anyone 18 years and over.

ENHANCED PROJECT NUTRITION CLASSES FOR SENIORS

10:00 a.m (4th Thursday of every month) A registered dietitian conducts nutrition classes once a month.  They provide nutrition screenings, counseling and teach older adults healthier eating habits.  This program is available to seniors and the community at large.

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

11:00 a.m (2nd Thursday of every month) Provides nutrition classes and cooking demonstrations.

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

12:30 p.m – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

TOY LOAN PROGRAM

1:00 p.m – 4:30 p.m. The Toy Loan Program is free for children to borrow toys from the community centers in the same manner in which they borrow books from the library.  The program helps the child develop a sense of responsibility by allowing the child to borrow a toy once a week, taking care of it and returning it.  After 20 returns, the child earns an honor award and receives a new toy.

DIABETES PREVENTION AND COOKING DEMONSTRATION CLASS FOR SENIORS

2:00 p.m – 3:00 p.m. (3rd Thursday of every month) The Diabetes Prevention and Cooking Demonstration class is approved by the Health Department and Center for Disease Control to help make changes in seniors eating habits.

EAST RANCHO DOMINGUEZ COMMUNITY (ERD) BLOCK-WATCH ORGANIZATION

6:30 p.m (4th Thursday of every month) East Rancho Dominguez Community (ERD) Block-Watch Organization is a community-based organization made up of residents and operating businesses in the East Ranch Dominguez and unincorporated of Los Angeles County.  They are committed to provide support for areas such as crime, public maintenance, public health and safety, community development, code violations and sharing information.  Their goal is to build and maintain a beautiful community that is safe for the residents of ERD.
FRIDAY

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Computers are available for public use.  The computers have internet access as well as Microsoft Office 2010.

EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP)

8:00 a.m. (2nd and 4th Friday of every month) Also known as the Pantry Program, 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.

COFFEE TIME

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The center offers coffee every morning and individuals are invited to come have a cup, watch the morning news, and read the daily newspaper.

HENRY HERRIFORD SENIOR CENTER

10:00 a.m. The Henry Herriford Senior Club is a social club for seniors.

SENIOR CONGREGATE MEALS PROGRAM

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The program serves seniors 60 years and older with nutritious and balanced meals.  There is a suggested donation of $2.25 per senior.

GAME ROOM

1:00 p.m. Seniors play board games, cards, dominoes, chess, and many others to enhance their strategies and techniques and keep their minds active.
OTHER

CHAMPIONS OF CARING CONNECTION

The Champions of Caring Connection agency provides resources and referrals for basic needs.  Educational advocacy for homeless children/youth, school based services such as case management, counseling, and mentoring.  Monthly food distribution is held offsite.

INFORMATION AND REFERRAL

The community center provides information and referral on available emergency services such as food, shelter, transportation, mental health services, and legal services and many others.

UNITED WAY UTILITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

The United Way Utility Assistance Program assists local residents who need support and assistance with their electric bill.