Upcoming Events

07/19/2018

LARRP Employment Committee
9:00 to 11:00 AM.
Amity Foundation

Agenda:

  •  Katie Camp from the Mayor's Office of Reentry will present on the launch of Project imPACT (Reentry employment program) at 4 locations throughout Los Angeles.
  • Vincent Cordero from the City of LA Personnel Department - Workforce Development Section will present on the Targeted Hire Program.

07/19/2018

LARRP Housing Committee meeting

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

SSG/HOPICS
5715 S. Broadway, Los Angeles

Community Events

07/14/2018

Community Information Fair on Homelessness
12-4 pm

El Pueblo's Plaza Kiosko

07/14/2018

Welcome Home L.A.: Re-Entry Resource Fair & Celebration
Chucos Justice Center
12-2pm!

07/14/2018

National Commission for Voter Justice Southern California Regional 

LARRP Co-Founder & Executive Director, Troy Vaughn, will be serving on a panel giving his testimony on barriers for the incarcerated and citizens who are returning home.

1:00 PM – 4:30 PM PDT

Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
2215 S. Grand Ave.
Aspen Hall, TE-101
Los Angeles, CA 90007

07/19/2018

Health Homes Town Hall for LA County
8:30 AM to 11:00 AM PDT 

L.A. Care Health Plan and Health Net, along with its plan partners - Anthem Blue Cross, Care1st, Kaiser Permanente and Molina Healthcare is holding a Town Hall about a new Medi-Cal benefit called the Health Homes Program (HHP).

HHP is a mandatory Medi-Cal benefit authorized under Section 2703 in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). HHP is a team-based, in-person care management and care coordination program targeting high acuity and chronically ill Medi-Cal members.

Please RSVP by July 2nd

News Flash

Keep California Safe’ initiative fails to make the November 2018 ballot

By SAL RODRIGUEZ |OPINION | Orange County Register
July 2, 2018

The much-hyped Reducing Crime and Keeping California Safe Act of 2018 has failed to make the November 2018 ballot.

Read more

No, Prop 47 didn't de-criminalize misdemeanorsby THE LA TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD, JUL 18, 2018

Read the editorial

Prisoners who risk their lives during Calif. wildfires shouldn't be shut out of profession
Katherine Katcher, Sonja Tonnesen and Neeraj Kumar, Opinion contributors Nov. 3, 2017
They are skilled. They sacrifice for $1 per hour. But once inmates finish their sentence, laws bar them from the job

Read the editorial

Get Involved!

Prisoners who risk their lives to fight fires shouldn't be shut out of the profession-- please see R&R's Op-Ed in USA Today, and recent pieces in The Economist and Axios on the need for occupational licensing reform in California and beyond.
Call Senator Anthony Portantino, Chair of the California Senate Appropriations Committee (916) 651-4025 in support of Fair Chance Licensing bills AB 2138 and AB 2293

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County government

Keep up with the Board of Supervisors meetings, motions and resources at LARRP Steering Committee member, Joseph Maizlish’s site

The Jails Project's Unlock the Vote (UTV) along with LARRP and other community partners are embarking on a campaign to reduce barriers to registration and voting for justice-involved and justice-impacted folks in Los Angeles County as well as Orange County. 

A June mandatory training is required to be able to go inside the facilities. Click on the link below to view the training times and reserve your place.

Whole Person Care is a Medi-Cal 2020 waiver-funded program and an exciting five-year initiative that will provide comprehensive and coordinated services to the sickest, most vulnerable LA County Medi-Cal beneficiaries. Eleven innovative programs will bring together health and social service delivery entities across the County to deliver seamless, coordinated services to individuals who are homeless, justice-involved, or have serious mental illness or severe and/or persistent substance use disorder or medical issues.

Clear Your Record

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Get Your Free Background Check With Better Future 

It’s important to know what employers will see on your background check before starting your job search. Better Future is a proud partner of LARRP and is the only place on the internet where you can get a background check similar to what employers are going to run on your for free. Get informed, get empowered, get your free background check.

Free Expungement Clinic -
August 6th, 2018
800 East 6th Street, LA, CA, 90021
10am-2pm
Cannabis association experts Angeles Emeralds are partnering with LARRP to host its first of a series of FREE expungement and Prop. 64 record changing clinics efforts in Los Angeles County as a part of a statewide social justice program to help those who have been disproportionately affected by the failed war on cannabis.

Free Expungement Fair
August 4th, 2018
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Amity Foundation
3750 S. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90007

 

Expungement Clinic
( 2nd & 4th Saturday) 9:30am-2:00pm

Watts Clinic, 2nd Saturday of every month
WLAC Phoenix Hall, 

10950 S. Central Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90059  

Long Beach Clinic, 3rd or 4th Saturday of every month (please call for info)
Centro CHA
1633 Long Beach, Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90813 

 

Walk-In Wednesday Reclassification Clinic  (Prop 47 Reclassification Only)

Location: 920 Atlantic Avenue, # 101, Long Beach, CA 90813  

Bring a copy of your criminal record (DOJ RAP Sheet or Court Dockets) with you.

Hosted by: A New Way of Life Reentry Project.
Call (323) 563-3575 to confirm appointment and clinic location.