In Our Community

In Our Community


Healthy City and 211 LA: Online Directories of Resources in Your Area

The Healthy City and 211 LA County websites allow you to search in your own zip code area, through a wide range of resources and services such as housing assistance, healthcare, job training and education. View your results in a list or on a map.

Long Beach Disability Community Resource Guide

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Childcare Resource and Referral Agencies

Referral services for childcare in the community.

Online Child Care Resources can be searched by zip code area at
You may also contact by phone the referral-line closest to you for more information about local childcare providers.

Children’s Home Society
Long Beach
Referral: (562) 256-7400

Connections for Children
Santa Monica
Referral: (310) 452-3202

Crystal Stairs, Inc.
Referral: (323) 299-0199

Parenting Resources

These Parenting Classes are offered for free or for a fee. Harbor Regional Center does not sponsor nor necessarily advocate any of these classes. Please contact the programs directly for more information.

Family Resource Centers

There are five Family Resource Centers in the Harbor Regional Center area. Three are operated by HRC, and two are operated by other community agencies. Visit our Resource Center information pages to access the Family Resource Center in your area. 

Housing Support

The Housing Rights Center Newletter


IHSS Care Economy Provider Payments

One-time incentive payments for IHSS caregivers

The California Governor’s Budget for 2021-22 includes $275 million in IHSS Care Economy payments to providers.

These are one-time incentive payments of $500 that will be made to IHSS providers who provided care to recipients for a minimum of two months between March 2020 and March 2021.

This proposal was recently approved by the federal government as part of California’s Home and Community Based Services Spending Plan.