Los Angeles County Approves Motion to Provide Social Security Benefits for Youth in Foster Care

2021-07-13T13:02:04-07:00July 13th, 2021|In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES - Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District and co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, to ensure the provision of providing social security benefits for eligible youth in foster care. “As long as there are children who navigate the County’s foster [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Motion to Support Countywide Efforts to Address Regulatory Gaps in Children’s Camps and to Prevent Drownings at Public and Private Swimming Pools

2021-06-08T14:44:12-07:00June 8th, 2021|In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved two board motions authored by Chair Solis and co-authored by Supervisor Kathryn Barger, to address regulatory gaps in children’s activities at camps and swimming pools. “With the County re-opening and summer on the horizon, we anticipate a return to activities that were [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Motion to Support Unhoused Women and Families Residing on Skid Row

2021-06-08T12:27:53-07:00June 8th, 2021|Affordable Housing and Homelessness, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES - Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, and co-authored by Supervisor Holly J. Mitchell to explore the feasibility of leveraging existing and new housing resources to support the Downtown Women’s Center’s “Every Woman Housed” plan to [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis Statement on Developing a Guaranteed Basic Income Pilot Program in Los Angeles County

2021-05-18T14:29:55-07:00May 18th, 2021|In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, on developing a Guaranteed Basic Income (GBI) pilot program in Los Angeles County. "As the County transitions out of the COVID-19 pandemic, we will need to support the recovery of [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Removing Financial Burdens for Families: Providing Free Phone Calls and Eliminating Profits and Mark-Ups on Commissary Items in the LA County Jails and Juvenile Camps and Halls

2021-05-18T13:48:12-07:00May 18th, 2021|Community, In the news, Press Release, Public Safety and Diversion, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District,  on removing financial burdens for families, specifically on providing free phone calls and eliminating profits and mark-ups on commissary items in County jails and juvenile camps and halls. “While we [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Motion to Continue Legal Representation and Due Process Services for Immigrants

2021-05-18T13:16:24-07:00May 18th, 2021|Environment and Environmental Justice, Immigration, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES - Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, and co-authored by Supervisor Hahn that will ensure the continuation of legal representation and due process services for immigrants under the Los Angeles Justice Fund Pilot Program. “From our most [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Motion to Protect Surviving Families from Law Enforcement Harassment and Retaliation

2021-05-04T12:33:56-07:00May 4th, 2021|Community, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, and co-authored by Supervisor Mitchell that will help protect surviving families from harassment and retaliation from deputies in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD). “Families experiencing loss at the hands [...]

Los Angeles County Approves Motion to Expand Mental Health Support for Students Returning to In-Person Learning

2021-04-21T14:09:26-07:00April 20th, 2021|COVID-19, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted in favor on a motion authored by Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, and co-authored by Supervisor Kathryn Barger that will provide comprehensive mental health support for students returning to school for in-person instruction. “Before COVID-19, one in five children had [...]

Chair Hilda L. Solis Statement on Pomona Fairplex Serving as Emergency Intake Site to Temporarily House Unaccompanied Minors Arriving at Southern Border

2021-04-09T16:32:05-07:00April 9th, 2021|Community, Immigration, In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis released the following statement on the Pomona Fairplex serving as an emergency intake site to temporarily house unaccompanied minors arriving at southern border. “Los Angeles County has a responsibility and an opportunity to care for unaccompanied minors coming to the United States. This [...]

Los Angeles County Passes Motion to Proclaim April as “Child Abuse Prevention Month”

2021-04-06T12:54:49-07:00April 6th, 2021|In the news, Press Release, women children and families|

LOS ANGELES - The Board of Supervisors today approved a motion authored by Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda L. Solis, Supervisor to the First District, and co-authored by Supervisor Kathryn Barger, to proclaim April 2021 as “Child Abuse Prevention Month” throughout the County of Los Angeles to raise public awareness of the devastating [...]

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