New effort to help seniors during COVID-19 crisis.

INTRODUCING THE LISTOS CALIFORNIA SOCIAL BRIDGING PROJECT  For the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Gavin Newsom has appealed to each of us to connect with our state’s older residents through his “Stay Home. Save Lives. Check In.” initiative. Listos California, a campaign by the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services that helps vulnerable Californians prepare for disasters, is continuing this action with a new strategy. (Listos means “ready” in Spanish.)  Listos California is launching a new project to counter strict social distancing with social bridging: one-on-one communication with older adults through check-in phone calls.  BACKGROUND Because COVID-19 presents a disproportionate…

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SSCA Special Board Meeting

The South Shores Community Association (SSCA) Board of Directors held a special teleconference meeting to address association business not completed at the canceled March 28 Annual Meeting. Because of the COVID-19 crisis, legal action related to the election of board members and officers, and amendments to SSCA By-Laws for the 2020 year were acted on by the 2019 Board. The board approved the nomination committee slate for incoming board and officer nominees, and modifications needed to update the association By-Laws. THIS ACTION IS TO BE RATIFIED BY THE MEMBERSHIP AT THE NEXT SCHEDULED ANNUAL MEETING (when the pandemic crisis is…

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Recycling in the Harbor Area

Are you looking for a place for your recycling? The recycling center for CRV plastic, glass and aluminum listed below is in Harbor City and has been helpful and efficient. California Metals1022 Lomita Blvd. (between Vermont and Normandie...about 5 miles from South Shores)1-310-325-4049Open M-F  8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Sat. 8:00 am - 5:00 PM, Sun. 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Disaster Readiness Workshop 11/23

Join the South Shores Community Association as they host a workshop on Saturday, November 23 regarding disaster readiness. RSVP form below. Date: November 23, 2019 (Saturday) 10:00 am to 12 noon at Little Sisters of The Poor, 2100 S Western Ave, San Pedro, CA 90732. Title: Disaster Readiness – A Shared Responsibility.  Presenters: Jillian De Vela, Emergency Management Coordinator of the City of Los Angeles Emergency Management Department and Chin Thammasaengsri, LAFD CERT Operations South Bureau Coordinator.

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Save the date! Disaster Readiness Workshop, November 23

Join the South Shores Community Association as they host a workshop on Saturday, November 23rd regarding disaster readiness. Date: November 23, 2019 (Saturday) 10:00 am to 12 noon at Little Sisters of The Poor, 2100 S Western Ave, San Pedro, CA 90732. Title: Disaster Readiness – A Shared Responsibility.  Presenters: Jillian De Vela, Emergency Management Coordinator of the City of Los Angeles Emergency Management Department and Chin Thammasaengsri, LAFD CERT Operations South Bureau Coordinator. More information will be posted as the date draws nearer.

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