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City Seeks Volunteers for 2015 Homeless Count

The City ofPico Rivera is coordinating with PATH Partners to recruit volunteers for TeamPico Rivera's 2015 Homeless Count as part of the Los Angeles Homeless ServicesAuthority’s 2015 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count. 

Team Pico Rivera’s2015 Homeless Count will take place on Tuesday, January 27th from8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. and consists of volunteers conducting a visualpoint-in-time count of all homeless persons within Pico Rivera.  On the night ofthe event volunteers will meet in the Community Room at the Parks &Recreation Department Building at 6767 Passons Boulevard where they will receivetraining and supplies. 

The datacollected will provide stakeholders with a better understanding of the area’shomeless community and could be used to help obtain additional resources to ourarea.  Please take a moment and review the attached informationalflyer.

If you arenot able to volunteer, you can still help by donating hygiene kits,non-perishable sack lunches, etc., which will be handed out to the homelessduring the count.  You can also help by spreading the word to your friends andfamily. 

If you wouldlike to volunteer, the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) hascreated an online registry.  Please see the Online Registration Informationbelow. 

EVENT: TeamPico Rivera’s 2015 Homeless Count

DATE:Tuesday, January 27, 2015

TIME: 8:00p.m. – 1:00 a.m.

LOCATION:Community Room – Parks & Recreation Dept. Building (6767 PassonsBoulevard)

ONLINEREGISTRATION INFORMATION

LAHSA OnlineVolunteer Registration: http://lahsa.nationbuilder.com/?recruiter_id=439

Thefollowing is information you may need when registering:

Choose AVolunteer Role:  Please choose 'Counter’.

Choose ADeployment Site:  East Los Angeles County – Pico Rivera Count – Recreation andParks Dept. - Community Room (Address: 6767 Passons Boulevard, Pico Rivera,CA)

Choose ATeam:  Team Pico Rivera

If you wouldlike more information or require assistance with the online registry, pleasecontact Christina Gallagher by email at cgallagher@pico-rivera.org or phone at (562)801-2163. 

( Event Flyer )