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Support Medi-Cal Expansion to Provide Comprehensive Healthcare for All

2022-04-19T14:13:09-07:00April 19th, 2022|Community, Health, In the news, Newsletter, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today unanimously approved a motion authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, and co-authored by Chair of the Board Holly J. Mitchell, Supervisor for the Second District, to support efforts to bolster Medi-Cal enrollment for newly eligible residents age 50 and older, regardless of [...]

Completion of the Restorative Justice Village Master Plan in Pursuit of Care First in LA County

2022-04-19T13:52:23-07:00April 19th, 2022|In the news, Newsletter, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today approved a motion authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, and co-authored by Chair of the Board Holly J. Mitchell, Supervisor for the Second District, on the completion of the Restorative Justice Village Master Plan in pursuit of care first in the County. [...]

Supporting the Establishment a National Historical Park Interpreting the Life of César E. Chávez and the Non-Violent Farm Labor Movement

2022-04-05T14:56:13-07:00April 5th, 2022|Community, In the news, Newsletter, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her motion on establishing a National Historical Park interpreting the life of César E. Chávez and the non-violent farm labor movement: “Last week, we celebrated and honored the legacy of labor leader and civil rights advocate César [...]

Implementing a Pilot Program to Provide Hygiene Products at LA County Facilities

2022-04-05T14:52:34-07:00April 5th, 2022|Community, Health, In the news, Newsletter, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES, CA - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today approved a motion authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, and co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, Third District, on the implementation of a pilot program providing hygiene products at select County facilities. In recent years, there has been an overdue recognition that hygiene products are [...]

Proclaiming Public Health Week 2022

2022-04-05T14:05:00-07:00April 5th, 2022|In the news, Newsletter, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - The LA County Board of Supervisors today approved a motion authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, proclaiming April 4-10, 2022, as “Public Health Week” in LA County. "Each year, LA County celebrates Public Health Week and recognizes the important work our Department of Public Health does to prevent disease and [...]

Urging the Federal Government to Expediently Approve COVID-19 Funding

2022-04-05T12:50:48-07:00April 5th, 2022|COVID-19, Health, In the news, Newsletter, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, released the following statement after the Board of Supervisors approved her motion urging the federal government to expediently approve COVID-19 funding: "For the last two years, federal COVID-19 relief funding has been critical in supporting our efforts in Los Angeles County to combat this unprecedented pandemic. With [...]

Proclaiming LA County “Home Visiting Day”

2022-04-05T11:42:50-07:00April 5th, 2022|Community, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - The LA County Board of Supervisors today approved a motion authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, proclaiming April 8, 2022, as LA County “Home Visiting Day." In September 1997, the LA County Department of Public Health (Public Health) initiated a pilot Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) program in collaboration with the California Hospital [...]

Supervisor Solis Celebrates Two Project Homekey Sites in El Monte

2022-04-01T16:04:48-07:00April 1st, 2022|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - Today, LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, hosted a press conference to celebrate the City of El Monte’s purchase of two motels to serve as Project Homekey sites – a statewide effort to sustain and rapidly expand housing for people experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness. In November 2020, the [...]

Supervisor Solis Announces Permanent Location of “abolitionist pod”

2022-04-02T07:40:31-07:00March 31st, 2022|Arts, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, is proud to announce that the “abolitionist pod," a modular geodesic dome containing an autonomous garden constructed by the Crenshaw Dairy Mart, will permanently reside at the Hilda L. Solis Care First Village. The “abolitionist pod” was first unveiled at MOCA’s Geffen Contemporary in May 2021 as part [...]

Supervisor Solis Honors Women Entrepreneurs in Women’s History Month Celebration

2022-03-30T17:02:38-07:00March 30th, 2022|In the news, Press Release|

LOS ANGELES, CA - Today, LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, First District, hosted a Women’s History Month Celebration to honor the persistence, perseverance, and hard work of women entrepreneurs across the First District. Women entrepreneurs have sacrificed more time than men to undertake unpaid care during COVID-19, and their businesses have received less public support [...]

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