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October 29, 1987
The Community Counseling Service will honor Dr. William Arroyo for his extensive research on the psychological trauma of war violence on Central American refugee children at its annual dinner at tonight at 6:30 in the USC Faculty Center. Arroyo is clinical professor of psychiatry at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center.
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November 27, 1994 | LESLIE BERESTEIN
Four years ago, the free mental health services provided by the Community Counseling Service, a nonprofit facility that has served the inner city since 1975, were on the verge of being wiped out by proposed cuts in county mental health expenditures. Although the agency was spared the cuts that would have devastated its programs, the next few years were still tough.
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NEWS
November 27, 1994 | LESLIE BERESTEIN
Four years ago, the free mental health services provided by the Community Counseling Service, a nonprofit facility that has served the inner city since 1975, were on the verge of being wiped out by proposed cuts in county mental health expenditures. Although the agency was spared the cuts that would have devastated its programs, the next few years were still tough.
NEWS
February 8, 1990 | BEA MAXWELL
A concert was performed by musicians of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Institute Dec. 10 at the home of Nancy and Earl A. Powell III, honoring the President's Club Charter Members of the Community Counseling Service who donate $1,000 or more annually. The $28,000 raised will enable the service to continue providing affordable, quality mental health services to individuals and families. * More than $300,000 was raised at an awards dinner Jan.
NEWS
February 8, 1990 | BEA MAXWELL
A concert was performed by musicians of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Institute Dec. 10 at the home of Nancy and Earl A. Powell III, honoring the President's Club Charter Members of the Community Counseling Service who donate $1,000 or more annually. The $28,000 raised will enable the service to continue providing affordable, quality mental health services to individuals and families. * More than $300,000 was raised at an awards dinner Jan.
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December 22, 1995 | MIMI KO CRUZ and BILL BILLITER and DEBRA CANO
The Senior Multi-Service Center is hoping to organize a program in the new year called Woman to Woman. The program, which would be in cooperation with Fullerton Community Counseling Service, would encourage participants to discuss common challenges and exchange tips on how to cope, program organizers said. Information: (714) 738-6305.
MAGAZINE
March 4, 1990 | R. SMITH
ACTRESS SUZANNE PLESHETTE IS BRINGING her dog, Gypsy Gallagher. "Love Boat" producer Doug Cramer, at left, will come with Elizabeth, Andrew and Edward. Other stars showing up with their furry sidekicks for the Celebrity Dog Show segment of the Pedigree Celebrity Pets Capades include Doug Barr ("Designing Women"), Michelle Green and Larry Drake ("L.A.
NEWS
March 15, 1994 | JULIE BAWDEN DAVIS
The rigors of care-giving can be stressful. The job is a tough one that involves many tasks, responsibilities and long hours. If you are caring for an aging parent, experts suggest keeping several things in mind: * Don't try to do it alone. The responsibility for an aging parent is best met as a shared responsibility with other family members. If no other family members are available, ask for help from friends, consider hiring a paid helper or look into community resources.
NEWS
October 6, 1987
The nation's first multiservice center for Central American refugees will open with dedication ceremonies Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 2675 W. Olympic Blvd. Named Edificio Romero after the slain Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero, it is the first fully bilingual multiservice center for Latinos outside of East Los Angeles and predominantly will serve those in the MacArthur Park/Pico Union area.
NEWS
December 4, 1990 | IRENE WIELAWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Millard J. Ryker's second-floor office in an old church in west central Los Angeles is not what most executives aspire to. The plaster is cracked. The desk is industrial strength. None of the chairs match, and the plant on the bookshelf is dead. Ryker admits he has not watered it since August, when the latest round of mental health funding cuts targeted his Community Counseling Service. The months since have been a scramble to save the service.
NEWS
October 29, 1987
The Community Counseling Service will honor Dr. William Arroyo for his extensive research on the psychological trauma of war violence on Central American refugee children at its annual dinner at tonight at 6:30 in the USC Faculty Center. Arroyo is clinical professor of psychiatry at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center.
NEWS
March 29, 1990
St. Anne's Maternity Home, recipient of a $1.5-million grant from the Fritz B. Burns Foundation, has broken ground for campus expansion at 155 N. Occidental Blvd. to include a 96-bed residential center for teens, a chapel and public facilities. St. Anne's has received $600,000 to date, with the rest to be paid over the next three years. Opened in 1908, the home serves more than 500 teen-agers and their infants each year and will aid senior citizens when the new facility is completed.
ENTERTAINMENT
August 26, 1988 | CATHY CURTIS, Times Staff Writer
A Newport Beach architecture firm's announcement that it has been chosen to design a proposed multimillion-dollar cultural arts center in Buena Park has angered the city manager, who calls the company's press release "erroneous and inappropriate." Despite the fact that the City Council has not approved an architect for the project, the office of John von Szeliski, AIA, issued a press release dated Aug.
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