City of Vernon California

Community Resources


The City of Vernon strives to effectively inform members of the community on important news, events, and activities that may be of interest. Please visit this page regularly for updates on happenings in Vernon and in our neighboring cities located in the Southeast region.

For a comprehensive directory of LA County and Community resources, please click here.

EDUCATION/YOUTH RECREATION & RESOURCES

LA County residents can access outdoor LA County Library Wi-Fi hotspots. For those who need internet access for work, schooling, health-related information, or to complete essential tasks such as ordering groceries and household supplies, free Wi-Fi coverage has been extended to the entirety of participating parking lots. For a list of participating locations and more information about Park & Connect, visit LACountyLibrary.org/Wi-Fi.

EVENTS 

 

FOOD RESOURCES 

HEALTHCARE

HOUSING

LEGAL AID RESOURCES

LAW ENFORCEMENT / CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM

RESOURCES FOR PET OWNERS

4855 Tweedy BLVD. call 1(800) 988 – VETS for more information

RESOURCES FOR SENIORS


RESOURCES FOR VETERANS

TAX RETURN PREPARATION

  • The IRS's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs offer free basic tax return preparation to qualified individuals.  For more information click here or locate an open site near you online with the VITA/TCE Locator Tool.

TRANSPORTATION


VOLUNTEER / INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

  • Volunteer at Anderson Munger Family YMCA on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays
  • Volunteer at Urban Partners Los Angeles on Saturdays 6 - 9 a.m. and/or 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Intern with KYCC for Project Break Free
    • Who: Current college students
    • What: 240 hours of community service
    • How: Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for more information
    • Note: Ideal for public health policy and community health education majors