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CalFresh Households Can Receive Replacement Benefits for Food Destroyed in the Fairview Fire September 14, 2022 - For Immediate Release Sept.14, 2022 Contact: Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org  CalFresh Households Can Receive Replacement Benefits for Food Destroyed in the Fairview Fire Impacted county… Read More
Participantes de CalFresh pueden recibir beneficios de reemplazo por alimentos destruidos en incendio Fairview September 14, 2022 - Los hogares participantes en CalFresh que perdieron alimentos en el reciente incendio Fairview cerca de Hemet, tienen hasta el 5 de octubre para informar la pérdida resultante de este desastre… Read More
Thousands of Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Wednesday July 28, 2022 - Applicants do not need experience, will have access to training and, if requested, will receive essential protective gear to protect against the spread of COVID-19. Read More
El Estado aumenta el límite de bienes para que personas elegibles puedan recibir cobertura médica gratuita o de bajo costo July 5, 2022 - Para publicación inmediata: 5º de julio de 2022 Contacto para medios: Ángela María Naso, portavoz de Servicios Sociales, anaso@rivco.org, (951) 660-1925 El Estado aumenta el límite de bienes para que… Read More
State Increases Asset Limits for Low-Income Residents to Get and Keep Free or Low-Cost Health Coverage July 5, 2022 - For immediate release July 5, 2022 Media contact:  Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, anaso@rivco.org, (951) 660-1925 State Increases Asset Limits for Low-Income Residents to Get and Keep Free or Low-Cost… Read More
In-Home Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Wednesday June 30, 2022 - DATE:           June 30, 2022 CONTACT:   Angela Naso, anaso@rivco.org, 951-660-1925, Gene Kennedy, gkennedy@rivco.org, 951-203-0343 In-Home Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Wednesday Thousands of caregivers needed to assist Riverside… Read More
Educador pide a las comunidades que apoyen los servicios de salud mental para adolescentes y jóvenes June 17, 2022 - COMUNIDADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata: 16 de junio de 2022 Contactos: Ángela María Naso, Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org. Andrea Putnam, RUHS-Salud Mental, (951) 391-9214, A.Putnam@ruhealth.org Educador pide a… Read More
Educator Calls on Communities to Support Mental Health Services for Teens and Young Adults June 16, 2022 -     Educator Calls on Communities to Support Mental Health Services for Teens and Young Adults Jose Campos joins theServiceStation podcast to highlight solutions in Riverside County—from early intervention to… Read More
Joven del Condado de Riverside supera tragedia y celebra graduación en iglesia Harvest June 16, 2022 - Para publicación inmediata: 15 de junio de 2022 Contacto:  Ángela María Naso, Public Information Specialist, anaso@rivco.org, (951) 660-1925 Joven del Condado de Riverside supera tragedia y celebra graduación en iglesia Harvest… Read More
Riverside County Foster Youth Overcomes Tragedy and Celebrates Graduation at Harvest June 16, 2022 - For immediate publication: June 15, 2022   Contact:  Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, anaso@rivco.org, (951) 660-1925 Riverside County Foster Youth Overcomes Tragedy and Celebrates Graduation at Harvest Teen completes high school… Read More
El Condado de Riverside se une al Día Mundial de Toma de Conciencia de Abuso y Maltrato en la Vejez el 15 de junio June 13, 2022 - COMUNIDADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata: 13 de junio de 2022 Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org El Condado de Riverside se une al Día… Read More
Riverside County joins global initiative to raise awareness about elder abuse   June 13, 2022 - PRESS RELEASE For immediate publication: June 13, 2022 Contact:   Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Riverside County joins global initiative to raise awareness about elder abuse Local… Read More
Faith in Motion invita a familias a aprender más sobre ser padres de crianza el 11 de junio en Murrieta June 9, 2022 - Condado de Riverside AVISO A LOS MEDIOS DE COMUNICACION 9 de junio de 2022 Contacto para los medios: Ángela María Naso, portavoz de Servicios Sociales, anaso@rivco.org, (951) 660-1925 Contacto en… Read More
Faith in Motion invites future foster families to free event on June 11 in Murrieta June 9, 2022 - MEDIA ADVISORY June 9, 2022 Media contact:  Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, anaso@rivco.org, (951) 660-1925 On-site contact: Irene Capen, Manager for Faith in Motion, icapen@fosterall.org, (951) 228-5553 Faith in Motion joins… Read More
Riverside County advocates call for more resources to support older adults June 2, 2022 - NEWS RELEASE For immediate release: June 2, 2022 CONTACT:  Angela Naso, Public Information Specialist, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Riverside County advocates call for more resources to support older adults Leaders in California’s… Read More
Defensores piden más recursos para apoyar a personas mayores del Condado de Riverside June 2, 2022 - COMUNICADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata: 2 de junio de 2022 CONTACTO: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925 Defensores piden más recursos para apoyar a personas mayores… Read More
Simposio pone el foco sobre cómo prevenir del abuso de ancianos en el Condado de Riverside May 27, 2022 - FECHA: 26 de mayo de 2022 CONTACTO: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925                            … Read More
Miles de empleos disponibles en feria de trabajo virtual en junio May 26, 2022 - COMUNICADO DE PRENSA FECHA:         26 de mayo de 2022 CONTACTO: Ángela María Naso, portavoz de Servicios Sociales, 951-660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Se buscan cuidadores domiciliarios para ayudar a la creciente población de… Read More
Podcast bilingüe celebra un año desde que lanzó con episodio sobre la trata humana y el abuso infantil en el Valle de Coachella  May 19, 2022 - Contactos: Gene Kennedy, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, 951-203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org   Podcast bilingüe celebra un año desde que lanzó con… Read More
Podcast celebrates one year mark with new episode on human trafficking and child abuse prevention efforts in the Coachella Valley May 19, 2022 - DATE:            May 19, 2022 CONTACT:    Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, (951) 203-0343 Angela Naso, Public Information Specialist, (951) 660-1925 Podcast celebrates one year mark with new episode on human… Read More
El Condado de Riverside celebra a los padres de crianza May 18, 2022 - Para publicación inmediata:    18 de mayo de 2022 Contacto:   Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org Voces de defensores claman para que más cuidadores apoyen a… Read More
Riverside County celebrates local foster families  May 18, 2022 - For Immediate Release:  May 18, 2022  Contact:  Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org   Riverside County celebrates local foster families  Advocates appeal for more caregivers to offer support… Read More
El programa estatal contra el hambre ayuda a un cuarto de millón de habitantes del Condado de Riverside, mientras muchos más califican May 11, 2022 -     COMUNICADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata:   11 de mayo de 2022 Contacto:   Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org     El programa estatal contra el… Read More
California’s biggest anti-hunger program helps a quarter-million Riverside County residents yet many more qualify   May 11, 2022 -       For Immediate Release: May 11, 2022 Contact: Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org California’s biggest anti-hunger program helps a quarter-million Riverside County residents… Read More
Miles de personas mayores en el Condado de Riverside pueden inscribirse para tener seguro médico May 3, 2022 - COMUNICADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata: 3 de mayo de 2022 Contacto:   Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org La expansión de Medi-Cal para californianos de… Read More
Thousands of Riverside County residents are now eligible for health coverage  May 3, 2022 - For Immediate Release: May 3, 2022 Contact: Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org     Thousands of Riverside County residents are now eligible for health coverage Expansion of… Read More
Thousands of Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Wednesday April 28, 2022 - DATE:            April 28, 2022 CONTACT:    Angela Naso, Public Information Specialist, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Thousands of Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Wednesday Home-care workers needed to assist… Read More
Podcast Explores Racism as a Public Health Crisis  April 13, 2022 - For Immediate Release April 13, 2022 Media contacts: Gene Kennedy (951) 203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org Angela Maria Naso, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Podcast Explores Racism as a Public Health Crisis  theServiceStation’ discusses ways to improve… Read More
Líderes y socios se unen para prevenir el abuso de los niños en el Condado de Riverside April 5, 2022 - Para publicación inmediata: 5 de abril de 2022   CONTACTO: Sarah Rodriguez, Portavoz 951-325-3177 sa.rodriguez@RUhealth.org   Líderes y socios se unen para prevenir el abuso de los niños en el… Read More
County Leaders and Partners Unite to Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect April 5, 2022 - For immediate publication April 5, 2022 CONTACT: Corinne Awad, RUHS Foundation 951 388-0271 c.awad@ruhealth.org County Leaders and Partners Unite to Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect ‘Pinwheels for Prevention’ campaign aims… Read More
Podcast Celebrates Call to Social Work April 1, 2022 - For Immediate Release April 1, 2022  Media contacts: Gene Kennedy, (951) 203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org Podcast Celebrates Call to Social Work  ‘theServiceStation’ gives voice to two professionals who bring hope to others RIVERSIDE… Read More
Podcast celebra el llamado al Trabajo Social April 1, 2022 - PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA 1º de abril del 2022 Contactos para los medios: Gene Kennedy, (951) 203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org  Ángela María Naso, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Podcast celebra el llamado al Trabajo Social Episodio da… Read More
Miles de trabajos disponibles en feria virtual de trabajo en abril April 1, 2022 - COMUNICADO DE PRENSA FECHA:         31 de marzo CONTACTO: Ángela María Naso, portavoz, 951-660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Miles de trabajos disponibles en feria virtual de trabajo en abril Se buscan cuidadores para atender… Read More
Thousands of Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Wednesday April 1, 2022 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE:           March 31, 2022 CONTACT:   Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist 951-203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org Thousands of Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Wednesday In-home care workers… Read More
Líderes y vecinos del Condado de Riverside elogian a los trabajadores sociales en marzo March 22, 2022 - Para publicación inmediata 22 de marzo de 2022 Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, anaso@rivco.org, 951-660-1925 Departamento aplaude a más de una docena de estos héroes cotidianos durante… Read More
Riverside County Leaders and Residents Give Thanks to Social Workers in March March 22, 2022 - For Immediate Release: March 22, 2022   CONTACT:    Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, (951) 660-1925,  anaso@rivco.org    Riverside County Leaders and Residents Give Thanks to Social Workers in March Social service… Read More
Más de 50.000 familias del Condado de Riverside recibirán nuevas tarjetas de beneficios March 11, 2022 - Para publicación inmediata 11 de marzo de 2022 Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales anaso@rivco.org 951-660-1925 Las tarjetas protegidas por código tienen como objetivo reducir el robo electrónico.… Read More
50,000 Riverside County Families to Receive New Electronic Transfer Benefit Cards March 11, 2022 - For immediate publication March 11, 2022 Contact: Angela Maria Naso Public Information Specialist anaso@rivco.org 951-660-1925 50,000 Riverside County Families to Receive New Electronic Transfer Benefit Cards Code-protected cards aim to… Read More
¿Quiénes son las personas mayores? Casi 150.000 adultos del Condado de Riverside lo son bajo la nueva definición March 9, 2022 - Una ley estatal ahora define a los adultos que tengan 60 años o más como personas mayores en un esfuerzo para acabar con el maltrato de ancianos. CONDADO DE RIVERSIDE,… Read More
Who’s Elderly? Nearly 150,000 Riverside County Adults Get New Definition   March 9, 2022 - For Immediate Release March 9, 2022 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Who’s Elderly? Nearly 150,000 Riverside County Adults Get New Definition State law now defines… Read More
Riverside County celebrates social workers in March March 2, 2022 - For immediate publication DATE:           March 1, 2022 CONTACT:   Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist 951-203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist 951-660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Riverside County celebrates social workers in… Read More
Miles de trabajos disponibles en feria de trabajo virtual el miércoles March 1, 2022 - FECHA:            1° de marzo CONTACTO:  Ángela María Naso, portavoz, 951-660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Se necesitan trabajadores de atención domiciliaria para ayudar a la creciente población envejeciente del Condado de Riverside. CONDADO DE… Read More
Thousands of Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Wednesday March 1, 2022 - DATE:           March 1, 2022 CONTACT:   Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist 951-203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org  Thousands of Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Wednesday Home-care workers needed to assist Riverside… Read More
Empleados de Servicios Sociales comparten el ‘por qué’ les apasiona su trabajo March 1, 2022 - Para publicación inmediata COMUNICADO DE PRENSA  FECHA: 1 de marzo de 2022 CONTACTOS: Chelsea Godfrey, analista de servicios administrativos, Cgodfrey@rivco.org Angela María Naso, portavoz, 951-660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Empleados de Servicios Sociales… Read More
Department of Public Social Services Staff Share the “Why” Behind Their Work March 1, 2022 - For immediate publication NEWS RELEASE DATE:           February 28, 2022 CONTACT:   Chelsea Godfrey, Administrative Services Analyst, Cgodfrey@rivco.org Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist, 951-660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Department of Public… Read More
Cientos de voluntarios cuentan a personas sin hogar en el Condado de Riverside, ofreciéndoles servicios February 23, 2022 - COMUNICADO DE PRENSA FECHA: 23 de febrero de 2022 CONTACTOS: Yaoska Machado, Portavoz, 951-809-6200, ymachado@rivco.org Ángela María Naso, Portavoz, 951-660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Cientos de voluntarios cuentan a personas sin hogar en el Condado… Read More
Hundreds Survey Riverside County Homeless Population, Connect to Services February 23, 2022 - DATE:           Feb. 23, 2022 CONTACT:   Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist 951-203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org Angela Naso, Public Information Specialist 951-660-1925, anaso@rivco.org   Hundreds Survey Riverside County Homeless Population, Connect to Services Volunteers… Read More
Podcast revela la lucha de una joven contra la falta de vivienda January 25, 2022 - Para publicación inmediata 25 de enero del 2022   Contactos para los medios: Gene Kennedy, (951) 203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org   Ángela María Naso, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Podcast revela la lucha de una joven… Read More
Podcast Reveals Young Woman’s Fight to Reduce Homelessness January 25, 2022 - For Immediate Release January 25, 2021 Media contacts: Gene Kennedy (951) 203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org Angela Maria Naso (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Podcast Reveals Young Woman’s Fight to Reduce Homelessness Riverside County advocate shares her… Read More
Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside celebra a los trabajadores que benefician a la gente con la ayuda necesaria January 24, 2022 - COMUNICADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata 24 de enero de 2022 Contacto: Ángela María Naso, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org  El Departamento de Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside celebra a los… Read More
Social Services Celebrates Staff Who Help Public Access Needed Benefits January 24, 2022 - For Immediate Release January 24, 2022 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343   Social Services Celebrates Staff Who Help Public Access Needed Benefits Eligibility technicians helped… Read More
Riverside County’s Anti-Human Trafficking Forum Starts Monday Online January 6, 2022 - For Immediate Release January 6, 2022 Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist 951-203-0343 gkennedy@rivco.org  Riverside County’s Anti-Human Trafficking Forum Starts Monday Online Public, media invited to learn about impacts and… Read More
Servicios para Niños transmite el espíritu navideño a más de 100 jóvenes en fiesta anual  December 9, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 9 de diciembre de 2021Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org Servicios para Niños transmite el espíritu navideño a más de 100 jóvenes en… Read More
Children’s Services Boosts Holiday Spirit for Foster Youth at Annual Event December 9, 2021 - For Immediate Release December 9, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Children’s Services Boosts Holiday Spirit for Foster Youth at Annual Event The Young Adult… Read More
KB Home ofrece comidas y anima a los jóvenes y trabajadores sociales  December 6, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 29 de noviembre de 2021 Contacto: Leslee Abrego labrego@rivco.org (310) 968-8197 KB Home ofrece comidas y anima a los jóvenes y trabajadores sociales  RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Calif.— KB… Read More
KB Home Delivers Holiday Meals, Cheer to Youth and Social Workers December 6, 2021 - For Immediate Release December 2, 2021 Contact: Leslee Abrego, labrego@rivco.org (310) 968-8197 KB Home Delivers Holiday Meals, Cheer to Youth and Social Workers RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Calif.— KB Home continued its… Read More
Más de 100 hogares continuarán recibiendo ayuda alimentaria a partir de este mes en el Condado de Riverside November 29, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 29 de noviembre de 2021 Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org Más de 100 hogares continuarán recibiendo ayuda alimentaria a partir de… Read More
Informe: Un millón de habitantes del Condado de Riverside fueron atendidos por los Servicios Sociales en 2020 y 2021 November 29, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 29 de noviembre de 2021 Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org Informe: Un millón de habitantes del Condado de Riverside fueron atendidos… Read More
Report: One Million Riverside County Residents Accessed Health, Human Services in 20/21 November 29, 2021 - For Immediate Release Nov. 29, 2021 Media contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist (951) 203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org Report: One Million Riverside County Residents Accessed Health, Human Services in 20/21 DPSS… Read More
Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside celebra a los cuidadores de hogar en noviembre November 18, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 18 de noviembre del 2021 Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside celebra a los cuidadores de… Read More
Riverside County Social Services Celebrates In-Home Caregivers at November Events November 18, 2021 - For Immediate Release November 18, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Riverside County Social Services Celebrates In-Home Caregivers at November Events Caregivers recognized this week… Read More
EBT Card Scam Alert / Alerta de estafa de tarjeta EBT November 2, 2021 - BEWARE! If you are an EBT cardholder and receive a text, call or email asking for your card number, PIN or any personal info, do NOT provide it. Read More
Se ofrecen miles de trabajos de cuidador/a en feria virtual este martes September 30, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 1º de octubre  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org   Se ofrecen miles de trabajos de cuidador/a en feria virtual este martes Los trabajadores… Read More
Un cuarto de millón de habitantes del Condado de Riverside notará un aumento en ayuda alimentaria a partir del viernes September 30, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 30 de septiembre del 2021  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org   Un cuarto de millón de habitantes del Condado de Riverside notará un… Read More
Thousands of Caregiving Jobs Available at Online Job Fair on Tuesday September 30, 2021 - Riverside County is recruiting thousands of home-care workers for its In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) public registry, which matches clients with trusted caregivers. The Oct. 5 online forum, from 9 a.m.… Read More
250,000 Riverside County Residents to See Increase in Food Benefits on Friday September 30, 2021 - The October 1 increase marks one of the largest-ever in the federal program known as SNAP-- or CalFresh in California. Anti-poverty advocates say the extra help will be felt by… Read More
El Condado de Riverside se une con un sitio web estatal centrado en el cliente September 22, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 22 de septiembre del 2021   El Condado de Riverside se une con un sitio web estatal centrado… Read More
Este viernes es la fecha límite para recuperar alimentos destruidos por los incendios Rock y Westward September 22, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 22 de septiembre del 2021 Este viernes es la fecha límite para recuperar alimentos destruidos por los incendios… Read More
Riverside County joining new customer-centered statewide benefits platform September 22, 2021 - For Immediate Release September 22, 2021 Contact:  Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist (951) 203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org   Riverside County joining new customer-centered statewide benefits platform Platform set to launch on Sept.… Read More
Friday is Deadline for CalFresh Households to Recover Food Destroyed by the Rock and Westward Fires September 22, 2021 - For Immediate Release September 22, 2021 Contact:  Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org   Friday is Deadline for CalFresh Households to Recover Food Destroyed by the Rock and… Read More
Miles de trabajos disponibles el jueves en la feria virtual de empleo September 21, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 21 de septiembre del 2021   Miles de trabajos disponibles el jueves en la feria virtual de empleo… Read More
Thousands of Job Opportunities Available on Thursday at Online Job Fair September 21, 2021 - For Immediate Release September 21, 2021  Contact:  Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist (951) 203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org   Thousands of Job Opportunities Available on Thursday at Online Job Fair Available positions can… Read More
theServiceStation Highlights New Statewide Online Benefits System Coming Soon September 20, 2021 - For Immediate Release September 20, 2021 theServiceStation Highlights New Statewide Online Benefits System Coming Soon Podcast showcases BenefitsCal and how 250,000 Riverside County households manage services RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Calif.— In… Read More
Assistance is available as COVID-19 unemployment benefits end September 3, 2021 - For Immediate Release September 3, 2021  Contact:  Gene Kennedy, Public Information Specialist 951-203-0343 gkennedy@rivco.org   Assistance is available as COVID-19 unemployment benefits end RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Calif. — Pandemic unemployment benefits are… Read More
Podcast subraya la necesidad de miles de cuidadores para apoyar a los más vulnerables August 31, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 31 de agosto de 2021 Podcast subraya la necesidad de miles de cuidadores para apoyar a los más vulnerables Mujer y su cuidadora hablan sobre el impacto… Read More
Podcast Discusses Need for More Caregivers to Support Most Vulnerable Residents August 31, 2021 - For Immediate Release August 31, 2021 Podcast Discusses Need for More Caregivers to Support Most Vulnerable Residents Client, caregiver discuss the impact homecare professionals make and the challenges of finding… Read More
El Condado de Riverside une a cuidadores especialistas y a menores de crianza con necesidades complejas August 18, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata: 18 de agosto de 2021 Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org El Condado de Riverside une a cuidadores especialistas y a menores de crianza… Read More
Riverside County Connects Enhanced Caregivers to Foster Kids with Trauma, Complex Needs August 18, 2021 - For Immediate Release August 18, 2021 Contact:  Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org   Riverside County Connects Enhanced Caregivers to Foster Kids with Trauma, Complex Needs New Partnership with… Read More
La mueblería Ashley entrega más de 100 camas a niños en crisis August 10, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 10 de agosto del 2021  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org La mueblería Ashley entrega más de 100 camas a niños en crisis Las… Read More
Ashley HomeStore Delivers More than 100 Beds to Foster Kids in Crisis August 10, 2021 - For Immediate Release August 10, 2021  Contact:  Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org   Ashley HomeStore Delivers More than 100 Beds to Foster Kids in Crisis Donations go… Read More
Episodio de ‘podcast’ trata sobre cómo proteger a adultos en riesgo de las estafas July 19, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 19 de julio de 2021   Episodio de ‘podcast’ trata sobre cómo proteger a adultos en riesgo de las estafas Expertas en “la Estación de Servicio” informan… Read More
Podcast Discussions Focuses on Protecting Seniors and At-risk Adults from Scammers July 19, 2021 - For Immediate Release July 19, 2021 Podcast Discussions Focuses on Protecting Seniors and At-risk Adults from Scammers Experts on ‘theServiceStation’ offer information on scam risks, prevention in pandemic recovery RIVERSIDE… Read More
“Project Graduate” cumple década ayudando a que jóvenes de crianza conviertan diplomas en sueños July 1, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 1 de julio de 2021 “Project Graduate” cumple década ayudando a que jóvenes de crianza conviertan diplomas en… Read More
Project Graduate marks a decade helping foster youth turn diplomas to dreams July 1, 2021 - For Immediate Release July 1, 2021 Contact:  Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org   Project Graduate marks a decade helping foster youth turn diplomas to dreams The program… Read More
El Condado de Riverside busca cuidadores a domicilio para personas vulnerables June 30, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 30 de junio de 2020 Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org   El Condado de Riverside busca cuidadores a domicilio para personas vulnerables… Read More
Centros de Servicios Sociales amplían el horario de atención presencial a partir del 1º de julio June 29, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 29 de junio de 2021   Centros de Servicios Sociales amplían el horario de atención presencial a partir… Read More
Public Social Service Offices Returning to Normal Business Hours on July 1 June 29, 2021 - For Immediate Release June 29, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 (Photo embedded below)                   Public Social… Read More
Nuevo pódcast en español e inglés vincula a oyentes con los Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside June 21, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 21 de junio de 2021 Nuevo pódcast en español e inglés vincula a oyentes con los Servicios Sociales… Read More
‘theServiceStation’ links listeners to resources that strengthen families and individuals June 21, 2021 - For Immediate Release June 21, 2021   Media contacts:   Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist (951) 203-0343, gkennedy@rivco.org Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org   ‘theServiceStation' links listeners to… Read More
Instan a las familias y comunidades a que protejan a los ancianos de ser abusados o maltratados June 15, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 15 de junio de 2021 Instan a las familias y comunidades a que protejan a los ancianos de… Read More
Advocates Urge Families, Communities to Protect Adults from Abuse and Neglect June 15, 2021 - Media Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Advocates Urge Families, Communities to Protect Adults from Abuse and Neglect Riverside County social workers, medical, legal experts team… Read More
El Condado de Riverside celebra la graduación de más de 100 jóvenes en cuidado de crianza en Harvest June 11, 2021 - Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 11 de junio de 2021 El Condado de Riverside celebra la graduación de más de 100 jóvenes en cuidado de crianza… Read More
Feria virtual de trabajo ofrece cientos de trabajos de cuidado en el hogar June 2, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 1 de junio de 2021 Feria virtual de trabajo ofrece cientos de trabajos de cuidado en el hogar… Read More
CalFresh brinda acceso a alimentos saludables a 200.000 residentes del Condado de Riverside May 26, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 21 de mayo de 2021  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org CalFresh brinda acceso a alimentos saludables a 200.000 residentes del Condado de Riverside… Read More
Pareja del Condado de Riverside es reconocida por dedicarse con empeño a reunificar a niños de crianza con sus familias de origen May 17, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 17 de mayo de 2021 Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org Pareja del Condado de Riverside es reconocida por dedicarse con empeño a reunificar… Read More
Riverside County couple recognized for going extra mile to reunify foster kids with their birth families May 17, 2021 - For Immediate Release May 17, 2021  Contact:  Angela Maria Naso, Public Information Specialist (951) 660-1925, anaso@rivco.org   Riverside County couple recognized for going extra mile to reunify foster kids with their birth… Read More
Más de 100.000 hogares del Condado de Riverside volverán a recibir beneficios para alimentarse el domingo May 14, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 13 de mayo de 2021 Contacto:Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org   Más de 100.000 hogares del Condado de Riverside volverán a recibir beneficios… Read More
120,000 Riverside County Households to Receive Food Benefits on Sunday May 13, 2021 - For Immediate Publication May 13, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 120,000 Riverside County Households to Receive Food Benefits on Sunday Emergency CalFresh aid is… Read More
El Condado de Riverside amplía horario de oficinas de atención de Servicios Sociales a partir del lunes April 30, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 30 de abril del 2021 Contacto: Yaoska Machado Portavoz del Condado de Riverside Tel. 951-809-6200 ymachado@rivco.org   El Condado de Riverside amplía horario de oficinas de atención… Read More
Riverside County Expands Hours of Social Services Lobbies Beginning Monday April 30, 2021 - April 30, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 (Photo embedded below) Riverside County Expands Hours of Social Services Lobbies Beginning Monday Customers encouraged to use… Read More
Alertan a las personas mayores y a sus cuidadores sobre las estafas de vacunas del COVID-19 April 28, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 27 de abril del 2021  Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org Alertan a las personas mayores y a sus cuidadores sobre las estafas de… Read More
Advocates Warn Seniors and Caregivers About Scams Around Vaccinations April 27, 2021 - April 27, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Advocates Warn Seniors and Caregivers About Scams Around Vaccinations Riverside County clinics do not require payment for… Read More
Una nueva ronda de ayuda de emergencia de CalFresh llegará este domingo April 15, 2021 - Para Publicación Inmediata Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 15 de abril de 2021 Una nueva ronda de ayuda de emergencia de CalFresh llegará este domingo… Read More
New Round of Emergency CalFresh Benefits Scheduled to Land on Sunday April 15, 2021 - For Immediate Publication April 15, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 New Round of Emergency CalFresh Benefits Scheduled to Land on Sunday 75,000 Riverside County… Read More
Casi 40.000 estudiantes universitarios en el Condado de Riverside son elegibles para recibir CalFresh April 7, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata Contacto: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925; anaso@rivco.org 7 de abril de 2021 Casi 40.000 estudiantes universitarios en el Condado de Riverside son elegibles para recibir… Read More
Almost 40,000 College Students in Riverside County Are Now Eligible for CalFresh Benefits April 7, 2021 - For Immediate Publication April 7, 2021 Contact: Angela Maria Naso Public Information Specialist (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org   Almost 40,000 College Students in Riverside County Are Now Eligible for CalFresh Benefits Advocates… Read More
El Condado de Riverside ofrece hasta $1.000 por vivienda a propietarios que alquilan a familias March 17, 2021 - Para Publicación Inmediata 17 de marzo de 2021  Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org   El Condado de Riverside ofrece hasta $1.000 por vivienda a propietarios… Read More
Riverside County offers up to $1,000 per unit to landlords who help families March 17, 2021 - For Immediate Publication March 17, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Riverside County offers up to $1,000 per unit to landlords who help families Program… Read More
Trabajadores sociales reconocidos por reunir a familias locales mediante la adopción March 16, 2021 - Para Publicación Inmediata 16 de marzo de 2021  Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org Trabajadores sociales reconocidos por reunir a familias locales mediante la adopción Familias… Read More
Social Workers Recognized for Bringing Local Families Together Through Adoption March 16, 2021 - For Immediate Publication March 16, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Social Workers Recognized for Bringing Local Families Together Through Adoption Riverside County families share… Read More
Empleada de Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside premiada como ‘Mujer del Año’ March 15, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata  Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org 15 de marzo de 2021 Empleada de Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside premiada como ‘Mujer del… Read More
Riverside County Social Services Employee Honored as ‘Woman of the Year’ March 15, 2021 - For Immediate Release March 15, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Riverside County Social Services Employee Honored As ‘Woman of the Year’ Senator Richard Roth… Read More
¿Es usted cliente de Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside? March 8, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org 8 de marzo de 2021 ¿Es usted cliente de Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside? Si es… Read More
Are you a customer or client of Riverside County Public Social Services? March 8, 2021 - For Immediate Publication March 8, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Are you a customer or client of Riverside County’s Department of Public Social Services?… Read More
Lake Elsinore Office Temporarily Closed After Early Morning Fire March 5, 2021 - For immediate publication March 5, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Lake Elsinore Office Temporarily Closed After Early Morning Fire Customer service will be rerouted… Read More
Llega más ayuda alimentaria de emergencia por la pandemia este domingo March 4, 2021 - 4 de marzo de 2021 Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org   Llega más ayuda alimentaria de emergencia por la pandemia este domingo El programa de… Read More
Emergency Food Benefits Coming Sunday to Help Households During Pandemic March 4, 2021 - For immediate publication March 4, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Emergency Food Benefits Coming Sunday To Help Households During Pandemic Additional CalFresh benefits help… Read More
La Junta de Supervisores del Condado de Riverside declara Marzo como el Mes de Aprecio a los Trabajadores Sociales March 3, 2021 - PARA DIFUSION INMEDIATA 2 de marzo de 2021 Contacto:  Angela Naso Portavoz de DPSS (951) 951-660-1925 anaso@rivco.org       La Junta de Supervisores del Condado de Riverside declara Marzo… Read More
Riverside County Supervisors Declare March Social Worker Appreciation Month March 2, 2021 - For Immediate Publication March 2, 2021 Contact: Angela Naso, Public Information Specialist (951) 951-660-1925 anaso@rivco.org     Riverside County Supervisors Declare March Social Worker Appreciation Month Social workers are essential to… Read More
Videos guían sobre el proceso para hacer negocios con Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside March 1, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata  Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org 1 de marzo de 2021 Videos guían sobre el proceso para hacer negocios con Servicios Sociales del… Read More
Videos guían sobre el proceso para hacer negocios con Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside March 1, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata  Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org 1 de marzo de 2021 Videos guían sobre el proceso para hacer negocios con Servicios Sociales del… Read More
Online Videos Guide Vendor Registration with Riverside County Services March 1, 2021 - For Immediate Publication March 1, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Online Videos Guide Vendor Registration with Riverside County Social Services The department is expanding… Read More
75.000 hogares del Condado de Riverside recibirán ayudas alimentarias de emergencia este domingo February 11, 2021 - Para publicación inmediata 11 de febrero de 2021 Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org   75.000 hogares del Condado de Riverside recibirán ayudas alimentarias de emergencia… Read More
75,000 Riverside County households to get emergency food benefits Sunday February 11, 2021 - February 11, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Angela Naso Public Information Specialist anaso@rivco.org (951) 660-1925 75,000 Riverside County households to get emergency food benefits… Read More
El Condado de Riverside busca técnicos de elegibilidad que ayuden a que las personas tengan acceso a servicios sociales January 27, 2021 - COMUNICADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata 27 de enero del 2021 CONTACTO: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales Tel.:(951) 660-1925 E-mail: anaso@rivco.org   El Condado de Riverside busca técnicos de… Read More
Riverside County is hiring eligibility technicians to help people access services January 27, 2021 - For Immediate Release January 27, 2021 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Riverside County is hiring eligibility technicians to help people access services Knowledgeable public-sector workers… Read More
Arranca conferencia virtual sobre la lucha contra la trata humana en el Condado de Riverside January 11, 2021 - COMUNICADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata 11 de enero de 2021 CONTACTO: Ángela María Naso, Portavoz de Servicios Sociales, (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org  Arranca conferencia virtual sobre la lucha contra la… Read More
Riverside County virtual human trafficking conference gets underway January 11, 2021 - For Immediate Release January 11, 2020 Gene Kennedy, Public Information Specialist 951-203-0343 gkennedy@rivco.org Angela Naso, Public Information Specialist (Spanish media) 951-660-1925 anaso@rivco.org Riverside County virtual human trafficking conference gets underway… Read More
Undécima ronda de beneficios de CalFresh de emergencia prevista para este domingo January 6, 2021 - PARA DIFUSION INMEDIATA 6 de enero de 2020 Contacto: Yaoska Machado Portavoz del Condado ymachado@rivco.org (951) 809-6200 Undécima ronda de beneficios de CalFresh de emergencia prevista para este domingo Los… Read More
Eleventh Round of Emergency CalFresh benefits expected to land on Sunday January 6, 2021 - January 6, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Eleventh round of emergency CalFresh benefits expected to land on Sunday Food benefits help 75,000 Riverside County… Read More
La mueblería Ashley entrega camas a niños recién ingresados en hogares de crianza del Condado de Riverside December 30, 2020 - COMUNICADO DE PRENSA Para publicación inmediata 30 de diciembre del 2020 Contacto:     Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org   La mueblería Ashley… Read More
Ashley Furniture delivers new beds for children entering emergency foster care December 30, 2020 - MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release December 30, 2020 Contact:        Angela Naso, Public Information Specialist 951-660-1925 | anaso@rivco.org   Ashley Furniture delivers new beds for children entering emergency foster care President of… Read More
Otra ronda de ayuda de CalFresh llegará el 15 de noviembre November 12, 2020 - Para publicación inmediata 12 de noviembre de 2020 Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales anaso@rivco.org (951) 660-1925 Otra ronda de ayuda de CalFresh llegará el 15 de noviembre… Read More
Latest Round of CalFresh Emergency Food Benefits Expected to Land Nov. 15 November 12, 2020 - For Immediate Release November 12, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Latest Round of CalFresh Emergency Food Benefits Expected to Land Nov. 15 Nearly 77,000… Read More
Virtual Employment Expo Provides Job Opportunities to Hundreds of Workers October 15, 2020 - For Immediate Release  October 15, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Virtual Employment Expo Provides Job Opportunities to Hundreds of Workers Thousands of jobs were… Read More
New Round of CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land Oct. 18 October 15, 2020 - For Immediate Release October 15, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 New Round of CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land Oct. 18 Food assistance will… Read More
New Round of Emergency CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land This Weekend August 13, 2020 - For Immediate Release August 13, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Fifth Round of Emergency CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land August 16 More than… Read More
Fifth Round of Emergency CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land August 16 August 13, 2020 - For Immediate Release August 13, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Fifth Round of Emergency CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land August 16 More than… Read More
Solicite los beneficios de asistencia nutricional para los niños durante la pandemia antes del 15 de julio July 14, 2020 - PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA  13 de julio de 2020  Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org   Solicite los beneficios de asistencia nutricional para los niños durante la… Read More
Apply for Pandemic Food Benefits by July 15 July 10, 2020 - For immediate release July 10, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343   Apply for Pandemic Food Benefits by July 15 Those families who applied should know… Read More
Riverside County Recruiting In-Home Caregivers to Help Vulnerable Adults June 30, 2020 - For Immediate Release June 30, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist (951) 203-0343 – gkennedy@rivco.org   Riverside County Recruiting In-Home Caregivers to Help Vulnerable Adults Hourly pay is $13.25… Read More
La ayuda alimentaria para niños durante la pandemia extiende su plazo de solicitud hasta el 15 de julio June 25, 2020 - Para publicación inmediata 25 de junio de 2020  Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org   La ayuda alimentaria para niños durante la pandemia extiende su plazo… Read More
Application Period for Pandemic Food Assistance for Children Extended to July 15 June 25, 2020 - June 25, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist (951) 203-0343 – gkennedy@rivco.org Application Period for Pandemic Food Assistance for Children Extended to July 15 Millions of Californians, including 130,000 Riverside… Read More
Riverside County Partners Earn National Award for Helping Homeless Seniors June 22, 2020 - For Immediate Release June 22, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343  Riverside County Partners Earn National Award for Helping Homeless Seniors National Association of Counties… Read More
Servicios Sociales reanuda su atención presencial en algunos centros del Condado de Riverside June 15, 2020 - Para publicación inmediata 15 de junio de 2020 Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org     Servicios Sociales reanuda su atención presencial en algunos centros… Read More
Que la comunidad vele por los adultos mayores mientras continúa la pandemia June 15, 2020 - Para publicación inmediata 15 de junio de 2020 Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 anaso@rivco.org   Que la comunidad vele por los adultos mayores mientras continúa… Read More
Community Encouraged to Check on Aging Neighbors and Family as Pandemic Continues June 15, 2020 - For Immediate Release June 15, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Community Encouraged to Check on Aging Neighbors and Family as Pandemic Continues June is… Read More
Self-Service Options Encouraged as Social Services Expands Lobby Hours June 12, 2020 - For Immediate Release June 12, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist (951) 203-0343 – gkennedy@rivco.org Self-Service Options Encouraged as Social Services Expands Lobby Hours Customers are asked to apply… Read More
Se abren las solicitudes de apoyo alimentario por la pandemia para niños elegibles del condado de Riverside June 4, 2020 - PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA 4 de junio de 2020 Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org Se abren las solicitudes de apoyo alimentario por la pandemia para niños… Read More
Applications Open for Pandemic Food Assistance to Eligible Riverside County Children June 4, 2020 - For Immediate Release June 4, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist (951) 203-0343 – gkennedy@rivco.org Applications Open for Pandemic Food Assistance to Eligible Riverside County Children Families with kids… Read More
Ayudas de emergencia de CalFresh llegan por tercera vez el 14 de junio May 26, 2020 - 26 de mayo de 2020 Contacto: Ángela María Naso Portavoz de Servicios Sociales (951) 660-1925 - anaso@rivco.org   Ayudas de emergencia de CalFresh llegan por tercera vez el 14 de junio Más… Read More
Third Round of Emergency CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land June 14 May 26, 2020 - For Immediate Release May 26, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Third Round of Emergency CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land June 14 More than… Read More
Helping Hands Come in All Sizes to Deliver Food and Cheer to Isolated Seniors May 19, 2020 - For Immediate Release May 19, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343   Helping Hands Come in All Sizes to Deliver Food and Cheer to Isolated… Read More
Carta falsa dirigida a personas que reciben ayudas sociales May 12, 2020 - Para publicación inmediata 12 de mayo de 2020   Carta falsa dirigida a personas que reciben ayudas sociales Los residentes del Condado de Riverside deben de ignorarla y no compartirla… Read More
Familias del Condado de Riverside abren sus casas y corazones a niños y adolescentes May 12, 2020 - Para publicación inmediata 12 de mayo de 2020   Familias del Condado de Riverside abren sus casas y corazones a niños y adolescentes Ocho padres de crianza ganan premios por… Read More
Fake Letter Targets Customers Receiving Benefits May 12, 2020 - For Immediate Release May 12, 2020 Fake Letter Targets Customers Receiving Benefits Riverside County residents are asked to disregard and not share the hoax letter   RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Ca.— State and… Read More
Riverside County Resource Families Open Hearts and Homes to Children and Teens May 12, 2020 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 12, 2020   Riverside County Resource Families Open Hearts and Homes to Children and Teens Eight caregivers win awards for outstanding commitment and dedication to foster… Read More
Los resultados del Censo de las Personas Sin Hogar 2020 del Condado de Riverside ofrecen una imagen variopinta May 7, 2020 - PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA: 6 de mayo   Los resultados del Censo de las Personas Sin Hogar 2020 del Condado de Riverside ofrecen una imagen variopintaEl sinhogarismo aumentó casi un 3%… Read More
Niños del condado de Riverside podrán recibir ayuda alimentaria durante la pandemia May 7, 2020 - PARA DIFUSIÓN INMEDIATA 5 de mayo de 2020   Reparten canastas de comida para ayudar a personas mayores y adultos discapacitadosEl servicio refleja cómo las agencias se están adaptando para… Read More
Pandemic food assistance on its way to eligible Riverside County children May 7, 2020 - For immediate release   Pandemic food assistance on its way to eligible Riverside County children Families with kids eligible for free or reduced-price school meals can get up to $365… Read More
CalFresh Customers Can Now Buy Groceries Online from Amazon and Walmart May 7, 2020 - For Immediate Release CalFresh Customers Can Now Buy Groceries Online from Amazon and Walmart Online access helps customers safely obtain eligible food during pandemic distancing RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Ca.— CalFresh customers… Read More
Findings from Riverside County’s 2020 Homeless Survey Offer Mixed Picture May 7, 2020 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6, 2020    Findings from Riverside County’s 2020 Homeless Survey Offer Mixed Picture   Homelessness up nearly 3 percent as housing solutions continue in wake of… Read More
Courtesy Pantry Box Program Delivers Essentials to Seniors and Disabled Adults May 6, 2020 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 6, 2020   Courtesy Pantry Box Program Delivers Essentials to Seniors and Disabled Adults The service reflects how agencies are adapting to continue serving community needs… Read More
El Condado de Riverside Ofrece una Lista de Recursos Alimenticios para las Personas Mayores April 30, 2020 - Para Difusión Inmediata 29 de abril de 2020 El Condado de Riverside Ofrece una Lista de Recursos Alimenticios para las Personas Mayores     Estos servicios ayudan los ancianos vulnerables a recibir… Read More
Riverside County Offers Growing List of Food Resources for Homebound Seniors April 29, 2020 - For Immediate Release Riverside County Offers Growing List of Food Resources for Homebound Seniors The services are meant to help vulnerable seniors fight food insecurity during COVID-19 pandemic From quick… Read More
Second Round of Emergency CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land May 10 April 17, 2020 - For Immediate Release Second Round of Emergency CalFresh Food Benefits Expected to Land May 10 70,000 Riverside County households received supplemental food benefits for March RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Ca.— To assist… Read More
Riverside County Social Services Encourages Extra Vigilance to Prevent Child Abuse April 17, 2020 - For Immediate Release Riverside County Social Services Encourages Extra Vigilance to Prevent Child Abuse RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Ca.— With children out of school and families isolated at home during the COVID-19… Read More
El Departamento de Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside insta a la Vigilancia para prevenir el Abuso Infantil April 8, 2020 - Para Difusión Inmediata El Departamento de Servicios Sociales del Condado de Riverside insta a la Vigilancia para prevenir el Abuso Infantil RIVERSIDE, CA— Con los niños fuera de la escuela… Read More
Desert Hot Springs Social Services Office Reopens Monday with Limited Onsite Staffing March 30, 2020 - NEWS ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Desert Hot Springs Social Services Office Reopens Monday with Limited Onsite Staffing DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Ca.—The Riverside County Department of Public Social Services reopened its… Read More
Riverside County Social Services Temporarily Closes Desert Hot Springs Office March 26, 2020 - For Immediate Release March 26, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343 Riverside County Social Services Temporarily Closes Desert Hot Springs Office Closure allows for deep… Read More
Riverside County Continues Essential Public Social Services but Mostly Online March 20, 2020 - DATE:           March 20, 2020 CONTACT:    Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist 951-203-0343 gkennedy@rivco.org   Riverside County Continues Essential Public Social Services but Mostly Online Governor Newsom… Read More
Restaurant Meals Program Available for Qualified CalFresh Customers March 19, 2020 - For Immediate Release March 19, 2020 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343   Restaurant Meals Program Available for Qualified CalFresh Customers   Participating restaurants can help qualified… Read More
Riverside County Social Services Closes Offices to Limit COVID-19 March 17, 2020 - For Immediate Release March 17, 2019 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 203-0343   Riverside County Social Services Closes Offices to Limit COVID-19 The temporary closures aligns with… Read More
Time Limit for CalFresh Food Benefits Is Back After Waiver Expires March 10, 2020 - For Immediate Release March 10, 2019 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 358-5219 Time Limit for CalFresh Food Benefits Is Back After Waiver Expires Some Riverside County… Read More
Volunteer Registration Deadline Approaches for 2020 Homeless Count January 14, 2020 - For Immediate Release January 13, 2020 Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 358-5219   Volunteer Registration Deadline Approaches for 2020 Homeless Count Training sessions get underway with one… Read More
National Human Trafficking Exhibit Comes To Riverside January 9, 2020 - For Immediate Release January 9, 2019 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 358-5219 National Human Trafficking Exhibit Comes To Riverside The exhibit uses storytelling to inspire empathy… Read More
In-Home Supportive Services Clients and Caregivers Offered Free Trainings on New Online Timesheets January 6, 2020 - Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 358-5219 For Immediate Release January 6, 2019 In-Home Supportive Services Clients and Caregivers Offered Free Trainings on New Online Timesheets Riverside County… Read More
Riverside County’s 2020 Homeless Count to Include People Living in Cars December 17, 2019 - Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 358-5219   For Immediate Release December 16, 2019   Riverside County’s 2020 Homeless Count to Include People Living in Cars Number of… Read More
Children’s Services Hosted Young Adult Holiday Celebration December 12, 2019 - Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951) 358-5219   For Immediate Release December 11, 2019   Children’s Services Hosted Young Adult Holiday Celebration The event provided holiday spirit and… Read More
Riverside County Seeks Volunteers for 2020 Homeless Count November 27, 2019 - For Immediate Release November 21, 2019   Riverside County Seeks Volunteers for 2020 Homeless Count The count helps ensure communities get the funding needed to find long-term solutions to homelessness… Read More
Fifty-Six Children and Their Families Celebrate Adoptions in Court Ceremonies November 2, 2019 - Fifty-Six Children and Their Families Celebrate Adoptions in Court Ceremonies  Temecula mother shares story, raises awareness about the need for adoptive families Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist gkennedy@rivco.org (951)… Read More
Riverside County releases public report of Children’s Services Review October 1, 2019 - Contact: Brooke Federico Public Information Officer (951) 955-1130 bcfederico@rivco.org October 1, 2019 News Release Riverside County releases public report of Children’s Services Review The County of Riverside released a summary… Read More
Public report on Children’s Services Review October 1, 2019 - EXTERNAL REVIEW ANALYSIS & PROCESS IMPROVEMENT COUNTY OF RIVERSIDE CHILDREN’S SERVICES DIVISION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SOCIAL SERVICES October 1, 2019 OVERVIEW In September 2018, the County of Riverside Executive Office… Read More
Job opportunities available at Valley-wide Employment Expo September 10, 2019 - September 10, 2019 Contact: Gene Kennedy Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS gkennedy@rivco.org Job opportunities available at Valley-wide Employment Expo (Indio, CA) – Do you live in the Coachella Valley and are you looking for… Read More
Riverside County Department of Social Services Sends Letter of Privacy Breach August 18, 2019 - Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS -- Email: gkennedy@rivco.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 8, 2019   Riverside County Department of Social Services Sends Letter of Privacy Breach Identity… Read More
El Departamento de Servicios Sociales envía carta sobre violación de datos personales August 18, 2019 - Contacto: Yaoska Machado Portavoz Oficina: (951)955-1140 Celular: (951) 809-6200 ymachado@rivco.org PARA DIFUSION INMEDIATA: 8 de agosto de 2019   El Departamento de Servicios Sociales envía carta sobre violación de datos… Read More
Violación de Datos Personales FAQ August 18, 2019 - Violación de Datos Personales ¿Qué Sucedió? El Sábado 27 de julio, los expedientes en papel de 770 clientes del Servicio de Protección de Adultos del Departamento de Servicios Sociales Públicos… Read More
Data Breach FAQ (English) August 18, 2019 - Data Breach FAQ What happened? On Saturday July 27, the paper files of 770 clients of DPSS Adult Protective Services were stolen from a locked vehicle that was parked within… Read More
Free Kids’ Backpacks, Agency Services Available at Cabazon Community Resource Fair July 31, 2019 - July 31, 2019 Media Advisory Free Kids Backpacks, Agency Services Available at Resource Fair (Cabazon, CA) – The Cabazon Community Resource Fair this Thursday, August 1, from 1 pm – 4 pm,… Read More
New office brings more services to Coachella Valley June 17, 2019 - June 17, 2019 Media Advisory New facility means easier access to benefits for Coachella area Residents in Coachella and surrounding communities will soon have closer access to multiple services that… Read More
Conference Aims To Prevent Abuse Against Elders, Dependent Adults June 3, 2019 - June 3, 2019 Media Advisory Abuse occurs across every demographic – no one is immune. Riverside County is once again raising awareness about elder and dependent adult abuse Wed., June… Read More
Three programs providing community support recognized May 20, 2019 - Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS gkennedy@rivco.org Three key programs aimed at providing services to elderly, disabled and homeless individuals received national recognition this month. From providing coordinated… Read More
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients can now apply for CalFresh May 1, 2019 - Media Advisory May 1, 2019 Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients can now apply for CalFresh 24,000 Riverside… Read More
More volunteers, new technology paint picture of 2019 homeless count April 30, 2019 - April 30, 2019 Media Advisory Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org More volunteers, new technology paint picture of 2019 homeless count   After… Read More
Volunteers help foster youth create senior portraits April 24, 2019 - April 24, 2019 Media Advisory Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org Volunteers help foster youth create senior portraits Makeup artists, hair stylists and… Read More
Children’s Conference Aims to Raise Awareness about Child Abuse April 1, 2019 - MEDIA RELEASE HOPE Collaborative Annual Children’s Conference:  A Community Conversation about Child Abuse April 4, 2019 At Riverside Convention Center 8:30 am to 3 pm   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: … Read More
Success story highlights Social Worker Appreciation Month March 11, 2019 - March 1, 2019 Media Advisory Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org Success story highlights Social Worker Appreciation Month A former drug addict who… Read More
$10 million in state funding to address homelessness in Riverside County March 5, 2019 - March 5, 2019 Media Advisory Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org $10 million in state funding to address homelessness in Riverside County Funds… Read More
March 2019 CalFresh benefits may post to EBT accounts early February 15, 2019 - Riverside County MEDIA ADVISORY   Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist Department of Public Social Services 951-358-5219 gkennedy@rivco.org March 2019 CalFresh benefits may post to EBT accounts early to… Read More
Facts about SNAP After the Shutdown January 30, 2019 - Click the link below to learn important facts regarding SNAP benefits after the government shutdown. Click here to view the PDF Read More
Large community effort helps Riverside County Homeless PIT Count January 30, 2019 - Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org Large community effort helps Riverside County Homeless PIT Count Thanks to a tremendous collaboration between hundreds of volunteers,… Read More
New technology, record participation helps in Riverside County Homeless PIT Count January 28, 2019 - Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org New technology, record participation helps Riverside County Homeless PIT Count With a new app in their hands,… Read More
CalFresh recipients encouraged to stretch benefits through Feb January 24, 2019 - Contact: Gene Kennedy, Senior Public Information Specialist, DPSS Phone: (951) 203-0343 Email: gkennedy@rivco.org CalFresh recipients encouraged to stretch benefits as the government shutdown continues (Riverside, CA) Customers who receive benefits… Read More
2019 Annual Homeless Point in Time Count and Survey to Begin January 18, 2019 - Homeless Point-In-Time Count 2019   (Riverside, CA) The 2019 Point-In-Time (PIT) Homeless Count and Survey is nearly here.   The 2019 survey is a one-day street-based and shelter-based effort to… Read More
Sixty-Two Children and Families to Celebrate Adoptions November 2, 2018 - SIXTY-TWO CHILDREN AND FAMILIES TO CELEBRATE ADOPTIONS Ceremony Raises Awareness about the Need for Committed Adoptive Families   Sixty-two children will permanently settle into loving homes with adoptive families, as… Read More
23rd Annual Valley-wide Employment Expo to provide job opportunities September 18, 2018 - Riverside County NEWS RELEASE   Contact:   Leticia Herrera, Regional Manager, CalWORKs County of Riverside, Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) (760) 863-2929 LMherrer@rivco.org     23rd Annual Valley-wide Employment Expo… Read More
Valley Wide Employment Expo Registration Available August 15, 2018 - Phone: 760.863.8909 Email: Alismith@rivco.org Contact: Jo Ann Koons Phone: 760.863.7629 Email: jjkoons@rivco.org 23rd Valley Wide Employment EXPO The Network Connection for Employers and Job Seekers Indio, CA (August 15, 2018) –… Read More
New Training Dates for IHSS Public Authority Registry Home Care Providers! August 14, 2018 - UCLA GWEP The overall goal of this training is to improve health outcomes for older adults in Riverside County through geriatric integration into workforce education and training. Specifically, the training… Read More
Cabazon Community Resource Event July 11, 2018 - Community Resource Fair connects area residents to agency services   Cabazon- Riverside County residents can learn more about local agencies that provide an array of services to meet the needs of… Read More
Foster youth graduate featured on LA news story June 27, 2018 - Riverside County foster youth graduate Daniel Smith was featured as a success story on Los Angeles television news station KABC, Channel 7.     http://abc7.com/3652747/                              Foster youth celebrate their achievements… Read More
Cool Centers Open June 24, 2018 - Triple-digit temps predicted in RivCo; health officials urge residents to take precautions, use cool centers   The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Riverside County --… Read More
Foster Youth Graduation and Celebration June 18, 2018 -  Foster youth celebrate their achievements at graduation ceremony   Riverside County, CA-Graduating from high school or college is one of the most impressive and rewarding achievements celebrated in one’s life. … Read More
Paid Sick Leave For IHSS Providers Begins July 1, 2018 June 13, 2018 - Live webinars have been scheduled for providers and recipients (June 19 – 21 and June 26 – 28) to learn more about Sick Leave. In these webinars, we will review… Read More
Statewide EBT outage affects Riverside County June 11, 2018 - Temporary outage planned for (EBT) Electronic Benefits Transfer   Riverside- California cardholders who receive CalFresh and CalWORKs benefits on EBT cards should be aware of a temporary service outage at the… Read More
Adult Services Symposium Featured on Los Angeles Television News June 7, 2018 -  Social Services Symposium featured on Univision KMEX Los Angeles   Riverside-Roughly 430 community leaders, professionals and local partners gathered at the Riverside Convention Center to coordinate efforts in preventing elder… Read More
Social Services Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018 June 7, 2018 -  World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018   DPSS Adult Services organizes community outreach   Riverside- Riverside County Department of Public Social Services has joined organizations across the globe in recognizing June… Read More
2018 Elder and Dependent Adult Abuse Awareness Symposium June 7, 2018 - Annual Elder and Dependent Adult Abuse Awareness Symposium draws record crowd   Riverside- Riverside- City of Riverside Mayor Rusty Bailey welcomed more than 430 community leaders, professionals, and local partners… Read More
Adult Services wins NACo top honors May 15, 2018 -  DPSS Adult Services wins fourth national award  Programs honored promote aging-in-place, fight elder abuse, stream-line care & training   Riverside- Riverside County Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) Adult Services… Read More
Resource Family of the Year 2018 May 15, 2018 - SOCIAL SERVICES HONORS WORK OF FOSTER PARENTS Resource Family of the Year recognized       Riverside, CA- More than 50 families were invited to take part in a movie-themed awards… Read More
Adult Services receives national recognition for three programs May 10, 2018 - DPSS Adult Services receives national honors for three programs that fight elder abuse, streamline care & training WASHINGTON – Riverside County Department of Public Social Services (DPSS), Adult Services Division, has… Read More
Annual PIT Count and Survey April 16, 2018 - New data shows homelessness has decreased in Riverside County Riverside- The number of homeless people in Riverside County decreased four percent compared to a similar count last year.  The “point in… Read More
Annual Homeless Point in Time Count and Survery to Begin January 19, 2018 - Homeless Point-In-Time Count 2018   Riverside County- In just a few days, communities nationwide will begin conducting their annual Point-In- Time (PIT) Homeless Count and survey.  Up to five hundred volunteers… Read More
Children’s Services Division Holds Holiday Event for Young Adults December 14, 2017 - Children’s Services holds 6th Annual Holiday Celebration Riverside- Approximately 110 young adults in Extended Foster Care were treated to a special holiday celebration organized by the Riverside County Department of Public… Read More
Riverside County foster children adopted into forever homes November 6, 2017 - FIFTY-TWO CHILDREN AND FAMILIES  CELEBRATE ADOPTIONS Ceremony Raises Awareness about the Need for Committed Adoptive Families     Fifty-two children have now begun the process to permanently settle into loving… Read More
Job fair assists thousands in Coachella Valley September 20, 2017 - Riverside County NEWS RELEASE   CONTACT: Yvonne Villalobos Workforce Development Assistant Regional Manager YVillalobos@rivco.org                                … Read More
Social Services Ground Breaking in Coachella Valley September 20, 2017 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2017 CONTACT: Darin Schemmer, Office of Fourth District Supervisor V. Manuel Perez, (760) 863-8211 New County Building for Social Services in Coachella Breaks Ground Thursday… Read More
DPSS Hosts Symposium June 20, 2017 - Riverside County NEWS RELEASE   CONTACT: Dorothy Miller   DOmiller@rivco.org                                          … Read More
IHSS Public Authority Program wins national awards June 9, 2017 - RIVERSIDE COUNTY June 9, 2017 Media Contact: MParks@RivCo.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                     Riverside County Program Receives 2017 Top Honors National Association of Counties (NACo) Achievement Award and 100 Brilliant Ideas… Read More
Elder and Dependent Adult Abuse Awareness Month June 1, 2017 - MEDIA ADVISORY June 1, 2017   Contact: Mary Parks MParks@Rivco.org    Riverside County Commemorates Elder and Dependent Adult Abuse Awareness  Effort encourages increased awareness and reporting of elder and dependent adult… Read More
New DPSS Building Allows Faster Help for Clients May 17, 2017 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 16, 2017 CONTACT: Darin Schemmer, Office of Fourth District Supervisor V. Manuel Perez, (760) 863-8211 New Social Services Office Opens in Desert Hot Springs DESERT HOT… Read More
DPSS Earns National Recognition May 2, 2017 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  May 2, 2017 CONTACT: David Jackson, djackson@naco.org     Riverside County earns national achievement award for emergency caregiver program   WASHINGTON – Riverside County Department of Public Social Services (DPSS), Adult… Read More
Community Resource Fair April 19, 2017 - Riverside County NEWS RELEASE                                                                                                                                                     Cabazon Community Resource Fair to Assist its Residents                                                                                                  Cabazon, CA- The Department of Public Social Services, Mid-County Region of… Read More
Riverside County Point-In-Time Homeless Survey Results April 11, 2017 - Contact: Mary Parks MParks@RivCo.org   New data show homelessness has increased in Riverside County     Riverside- The number of homeless people in Riverside County increased countywide compared to a similar… Read More
In-Home Support Services News April 10, 2017 - Riverside County     Article highlights the need for In-Home Support Services     Local news:  The Press Enterprise newspaper spoke with various IHSS clients to obtain a better understanding… Read More
Farmers Market Initiative Helps CalFresh Customers and Growers February 27, 2017 - Riverside County NEWS RELEASE                                                    … Read More
Volunteers and staff help count the region’s homeless population January 26, 2017 - Riverside County NEWS RELEASE                                                    … Read More
Volunteers Needed December 19, 2016 - Volunteers needed for Homeless Point-In-Time Count 2017   Riverside County- In just two months, communities nationwide will begin conducting their annual Point-In- time (PIT) Homeless Count and survey.  Five hundred volunteers… Read More
Shop with a Firefighter 2016 December 13, 2016 - This holiday season the Riverside County Professional Firefighters Benevolent Fund, CALFIRE, and fire employees once again teamed up with The Department of Public Social Services, Children’s Services Division for the… Read More
Social Services partners with Harvest Church to bring Christmas to families December 13, 2016 - Riverside- Angela Martinez has fond memories of receiving a bicycle and other presents as a child, so this holiday season her family was especially thankful for the chance to participate… Read More
2016 Annual Adoption Event November 7, 2016 - Contact: Agatha Lowder alowder@riversidedpss.org     THIRTY FIVE CHILDREN AND FAMILIES CELEBRATE ADOPTION Ceremony Raises Awareness of the Need for Committed Adoptive Families     Riverside County- November is National Adoption Month,… Read More
ONE TEAM ONE DREAM November 3, 2016 - Contact: Agatha Lowder (951) 358-3225 ALowder@RiversideDPSS.org     RIVERSIDE COUNTY SOCIAL SERVICES REVEALS ADOPTION CALENDAR One Team- One Dream     Riverside- They appeared rough and tough on the field, but… Read More
November is National Adoption Month November 3, 2016 -  RIVERSIDE COUNTY SOCIAL SERVICES RECOGNIZES ADOPTION MONTH November is National Adoption Month       Riverside County- Each year, November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month.  While all adoption-related issues… Read More
Riverside County hosts panel of experts at Elder Abuse Awareness Symposium June 14, 2016 - DPSS Adult Services recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) 2016   Born with cerebral palsy, the 65-year-old woman depended on her elderly aunt and uncle for daily care.  As the… Read More
Department of Public Social Services names new executive to Children’s Services Division April 25, 2016 - County of Riverside Names Marie Brown-Mercadel Assistant Director DPSS   Veteran human services expert with more than 30 years of experience to direct Children’s Services   RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Marie… Read More
Department of Public Social Services names new executive to Administrative Services Division April 25, 2016 - County of Riverside Names Sheri Studebaker Assistant Director DPSS  Veteran DPSS staff member to direct Administrative Services Division   RIVERSIDE, Calif. – The Department of Public Social Services has announced… Read More
Department of Public Social Services names new executive to Self Sufficiency Division April 25, 2016 - County of Riverside Names Sayori Baldwin Assistant Director DPSS   Veteran DPSS staff member to head Self Sufficiency Division RIVERSIDE, Calif., - The Department of Public Social Services has announced… Read More
2016 Homeless Point in Time Count and Survey Results April 11, 2016 - Survey finds decrease in Riverside County homeless population     Riverside County- A survey of homeless people in Riverside County showed a 12 percent decrease countywide compared to a similar… Read More
Capacity Building Workshop for agencies interested in applying for HUD CoC Program Funding February 10, 2016 - Greetings Community Partners, We are happy to announce that the DPSS Homeless Programs Unit (HPU) will be providing a Capacity Building workshop for agencies that currently do not receive Continuum of… Read More
Homeless Programs News January 11, 2016 -  Middle school students hold clothing drive for homeless   Volunteers needed for Homeless Point-In-Time Count 2016   Murrieta- One day while riding the bus to Shivela Middle School a student saw… Read More
Children’s Services News November 30, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   November 30, 2015 Social Worker simulation exercise benefits children and families   Riverside- Answering a knock at the door, “Susie” told the social worker she was doing… Read More
Homeless Programs News November 24, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  November 24, 2015   Volunteers needed for Homeless Point-In-Time Count 2016   Riverside County- In just two months, communities nationwide will begin conducting their annual Point-In-time (PIT) Homeless… Read More
Children’s Services News November 21, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 21, 2015     Riverside County Public Social Services honors adoptive families                                                               … Read More
Homeless Programs News November 17, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                      … Read More
2016 Homeless Point in Time Count and Survey November 16, 2015 - The 2016 Homeless Point in Time Count and Survey will take place on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 between 5:30 a.m. & 9:30 a.m. The Riverside County Department of Public Social Services… Read More
Community Partners’ Forum 2015 October 2, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Riverside County October 1, 2015                                            … Read More
Revised California law protects seniors September 17, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 17, 2015                                                … Read More
Valley-Wide Employment Expo September 15, 2015 - Riverside County   September 10, 2015   Riverside County Department of Public Social Services partnered with EDD and EDA to host the annual Valley-Wide Employment Expo in Indio.  The collaboration… Read More
Medicare & Medicaid: A golden Anniversary August 19, 2015 - Riverside County August 3, 2015   The 50th anniversary of the nation's sweeping health care initiatives were detailed in The Press Enterprise including the role of Riverside County Department of… Read More
Workforce Connection featured in Desert Sun August 19, 2015 - Riverside County July 25, 2015 Riverside County Department of Public Social Services program Workforce Connection and Work Experience (WEX) was featured in the Desert Sun newspaper.  Here is the link:… Read More
UCLA Partners with Riverside County DPSS to improve geriatric care August 17, 2015 - August 17, 2015 Riverside County NEWS RELEASE                                                                                                                                             UCLA… Read More
Workforce Connection featured on Charter television July 29, 2015 - Riverside County NEWS RELEASE   California Edition Host Brad Pomerance interviews Riverside County DPSS Planner Ken Sandefur about Workforce Connection.  This is the link: https://youtu.be/H0pIcea7c0c     Previous News Release:… Read More
Drowning prevention & education campaign July 24, 2015 - July 23, 2015 Riverside County NEWS RELEASE                                                                                                    DPSS Partners with HOPE Collaborative for Water Safety Day                          … Read More
DPSS partners with Smile Generation and AiR1 Radio July 12, 2015 - July 10, 2015   Riverside County NEWS RELEASE                                                                                                     Over 100 teddy bears collected for First Responders at DPSS                                                                                          Moreno Valley- When five-year-old “Emily” and her parents were involved… Read More
New facility opens to help DPSS customers June 23, 2015 - PRESS RELEASE June 23, 2015                                         Ribbon Cutting: Department of Public Social… Read More
Workforce Connection Offers Job Incentives June 15, 2015 - June 15, 2015   Riverside County                                                                                                NEWS RELEASE                                            … Read More
Riverside County DPSS hosts national expert June 15, 2015 - June 15, 2015   Riverside County NEWS RELEASE                                            … Read More
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2015 June 15, 2015 - June 15, 2015   Riverside County NEWS RELEASE                                                                                                                                              … Read More
Train ride to benefit children’s program June 12, 2015 - May 28, 2015 Riverside County NEWS RELEASE Contact:  Mary Parks Senior Public Information Specialist   Riverside County partners with railway to help CASA program Departing from the downtown Metrolink Station,… Read More
Homeless families get help from Riverside County June 12, 2015 - Riverside County NEWS RELEASE CONTACT: Jill Kowalski, Manager Homeless Programs Unit, Adult Services Division Cell: (951) 358-3000   County to help homeless families find affordable housing with new funding from… Read More
Advocates honored at annual dinner June 12, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     May 21, 2015             CONTACT:  Mary Parks Senior Public Information Specialist   “HOPE” AWARDS DINNER RECOGNIZES CHILDREN AND FAMILY ADVOCATES Nine… Read More
Foster mother honored June 12, 2015 - May 12, 2015 Riverside County NEWS RELEASE CONTACT: Mary Parks                                        … Read More
Avoid Charity Scams December 17, 2014 - If you’re thinking about giving to a charity, do your research to avoid fraudsters who try to take advantage of your generosity. Below is a link to precautions released by… Read More
Elders being abused through senior scams December 17, 2014 - Here is an interview with a Riverside County family and a Community Coordinator from Adult Services regarding how to know if your elderly parent is being scammed.   http://m.kesq.com/elders-being-abused-through-senior-scams/29948362 Read More
2015 Point in Time Count and Survey December 1, 2014 - The 2015 Point in Time Count and Survey will take place on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 between 5:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. The Riverside County Department of Public Social Services (DPSS)… Read More
Request for Proposal No. “2014 HUD Continuum of Care Programs to serve homeless individuals and families” August 19, 2014 - The County of Riverside Department of Public Social Services (DPSS), the Collaborative Applicant for the county's Continuum of Care, invites CoC members and the public to respond to a request… Read More
Elder Justice Roadmap project report. August 1, 2014 - The report identifies and prioritizes actions that direct service providers, educators, and researchers can take to benefit older adults facing abuse, neglect or financial exploitation. Likewise, it provides a roadmap… Read More
2014 Continuum of Care Program Request for Proposal July 28, 2014 - Continuum of Care members, The County of Riverside Department of Public Social Services (DPSS), the Collaborative Applicant for the county's Continuum of Care, will be releasing a Request for Proposal… Read More
How elder abuse issues are impacting local communities June 3, 2014 - This is an article about how the elderly are targets of criminals and predators. It's also about how prevalent and underreported elder abuse appears to be. http://www.montereycountyweekly.com/news/cover/the-elderly-make-an-easy-target-for-predators-local-law/article_fab739d4-dbab-11e3-9b1e-001a4bcf6878.html Read More
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (June 15, 2014) June 3, 2014 - The purpose of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) is to provide an opportunity for communities around the world to promote a better understanding of abuse and neglect of older… Read More
The Time Sheet Service Center to Join the PA! May 20, 2014 - The Time Sheet Service Center to Join the PA! The Time Sheet Service Center (TSSC) was implemented to better serve our customers with answers about provider payment information. Our goal… Read More
County of Riverside Continuum of Care – 2013 Homeless Assistance Consolidated Application January 31, 2014 - In response to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Notice of Funding Availability for FY 2013-2014 Continuum of Care Program Competition, the County of Riverside Continuum of Care… Read More
Riverside County Health Care Reform September 25, 2013 - The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Health Care Reform (HCR), was signed into law on March 23rd, 2010. It provides increased access to quality and affordable health care… Read More
Be Aware of Potential EBT Scams September 24, 2013 - Beware of Fake Smart Phone Apps The State of California does not offer a smart-phone application (app) for EBT. If you want information about your EBT benefits, please visit the… Read More
IMPORTANT COLLEGE INFORMATION FOR OUR YOUTH September 11, 2013 - ARE YOU A FOSTER YOUTH THINKING ABOUT GOING TO COLLEGE?  ARE YOU WORKING WITH A FOSTER YOUTH WHO WANTS TO GO TO COLLEGE? Make 2013-14 the year you begin the… Read More
“What is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day?” June 4, 2013 - Each year, hundreds of thousands of older persons are abused, neglected, and exploited. In addition, elders throughout the United States lose an estimated $2.6 billion or more annually due to… Read More
IHSS Providers – Questions Regarding Your Timesheet or Paycheck?? June 4, 2013 - IN-HOME SUPPORTIVE SERVICES PROVIDERS   Get Your Pay Checks Faster!   Got Questions?   Call the Riverside County Timesheet Service Call Center 1-800-575-2588 Read More
IHSS Medi-Cal Surveys May 20, 2013 - WE WANT YOU! ...to give us your feedback.  At In-Home Supportive Services Medi-Cal we strive to be timely, accurate, and to deliver the utmost customer service.  Some IHSS Medi-Cal customers… Read More
Legislation shortens the time an adult may remain eligible for assistance January 14, 2013 - Beginning January 1, 2013, budget legislation shortens (from 48 months to 24 months) the duration an adult may remain eligible for assistance (cash aid and employment services) by meeting state-defined… Read More
The Time Sheet Service Center to Join the Public Authority! January 14, 2013 - The Time Sheet Service Center to Join the PA! The Time Sheet Service Center (TSSC) was implemented to better serve our customers with answers about provider payment information. Our goal… Read More

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