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January 1, 1970

Supervisor Hahn Champions Equal Access to Mental Healthcare for API Community

Supervisor Hahn Champions Equal Access to Mental Healthcare for API Community

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn offered a motion to improve access to a system of culturally appropriate and accessible mental health services for Asian-Pacific Islander residents of L.A. County. Her motion will build on existing partnerships with community-based organizations and provide increased outreach to the API community with the ultimate goal of connecting API [...] Read more

January 1, 1970

Supervisor Hahn and Supervisor Barger Seek Review of Probation Policies in Wake of Shooting of Whittier Police Officer

Supervisor Hahn and Supervisor Barger Seek Review of Probation Policies in Wake of Shooting of Whittier Police Officer Supervisor Hahn and Supervisor Barger Seek Review of Probation Policies in Wake of Shooting of Whittier Police Officer

Los Angeles, CA — In the wake of a shooting that left Whittier Police Officer Keith Boyer dead and another officer injured, Supervisor Janice Hahn and Supervisor Kathryn Barger are seeking more information as to the circumstances that led [...] Read more

January 1, 1970

Supervisor Hahn Seeks Program to Better Recover Individuals with Alzheimer’s and Autism Who Wander

Supervisor Hahn Seeks Program to Better Recover Individuals with Alzheimer’s and Autism Who Wander

Wandering is a common problem associated with dementia, Alzheimer’s, and autism. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, 60% of people with dementia will wander at some point while a study by the Interactive Autism Network found that 49% of children with autism will engage in wandering behavior. While the vast majority of these individuals are [...] Read more

January 1, 1970

Supervisor Hahn Leads Effort to Expand and Enhance Shelter System in LA County Amid Homeless Crisis

Supervisor Hahn Leads Effort to Expand and Enhance Shelter System in LA County Amid Homeless Crisis Supervisor Hahn Leads Effort to Expand and Enhance Shelter System in LA County Amid Homeless Crisis

Los Angeles, CA — Today, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion offered by Supervisors Janice Hahn and Hilda Solis to study options to expand and enhance Los Angeles County’s current emergency shelter system and make them 24/7 year-round facilities.

Currently, the [...] Read more

January 1, 1970

Hahn Honors High School Girls Wrestling Champs Who Received Less Recognition than Boys

Hahn Honors High School Girls Wrestling Champs Who Received Less Recognition than Boys

Posted by Emily Lintner February 28, 2017 4:06 PM

Hahn Honors High School Girls Wrestling Champs Who Received Less Recognition than Boys

Los Angeles, CA — Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn honored local female high school wrestlers for winning the Suburban League Championships. Despite their victories, these female [...] Read more

January 1, 1970

At Supervisor Hahn’s Urging, Board Throws Support behind Torrance Refinery Reforms

At Supervisor Hahn’s Urging, Board Throws Support behind Torrance Refinery Reforms At Supervisor Hahn’s Urging, Board Throws Support behind Torrance Refinery Reforms

Los Angeles, CA — Today, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion offered by Supervisor Janice Hahn to support the Torrance Refinery Safety Plan – a legislative package under consideration in the California legislature sponsored by State Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi. The Board threw its support behind [...] Read more

January 1, 1970

Cabrillo Aquarium Receives Much Needed Support from Board of Supervisors

Cabrillo Aquarium Receives Much Needed Support from Board of Supervisors

Los Angeles, CA — This week, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a $7,500 grant for the Cabrillo Aquarium to help fund the Young Scientists Program. The funding was made available through the Los Angeles Fish and Wildlife Commission.

The Young Scientists Program is an award-winning year-long program which teaches middle school, high school, [...] Read more

January 1, 1970

Board of Supervisors Makes More Funding Available for Crisis Housing for Homeless Families

Board of Supervisors Makes More Funding Available for Crisis Housing for Homeless Families Board of Supervisors Makes More Funding Available for Crisis Housing for Homeless Families

Los Angeles, CA — Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn and Supervisor Sheila Kuehl offered a commonsense motion to increase the funding available for crisis housing for homeless families in LA County.

Right now, LA County uses CalWorks funds provided by the State of California for housing [...] Read more

January 1, 1970

Supervisor Hahn Celebrates Pi Day with Local Downey High School Robotics Team

Supervisor Hahn Celebrates Pi Day with Local Downey High School Robotics Team

Los Angeles, CA — Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn celebrated Pi Day with Downey High School’s robotics team, the Striking Vikings.

The Striking Vikings, winners of last year’s LA Regional All Star Award, spend their afternoons and weekends building and programming highly advanced robots which compete in various obstacle courses against teams from all around the world.

Over two [...] Read more

January 1, 1970

Supervisor Hahn Celebrates Safe Surrender of Two Infants

Supervisor Hahn Celebrates Safe Surrender of Two Infants

Posted by Emily Lintner March 15, 2017 5:40 PM

Supervisor Hahn Celebrates Safe Surrender of Two Infants

Los Angeles, CA — Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn announced that two babies were surrendered yesterday at LA County hospitals. A baby boy was safely surrendered at a [...] Read more

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