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Mayor Garcetti Announces Launch of Metro Bike Share in Downtown L.A.

July 7, 2016 SSG takes pride in promoting environmental change through initiatives like APIOPA’s Bike to the Future. This program advocates for bike and pedestrian safety, and is at the forefront of the current urban cycling movement in Los Angeles. On July 7, 2016 Mayor Garcetti, along with hundreds of other cyclists announced the launch of the Metro Bike Share program in downtown Los Angeles!

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Featured Program

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PALS for Health

Our featured program, PALS for Health, was specifically created by SSG to increase access to meaningful and quality health care services for limited English proficient (LEP) residents of Los Angeles County. With firmly established roots in the community, PALS for Health draws from a wealth of bilingual and bicultural experts who represent our area’s diverse population in the truest sense. Our community experts bring to our clients the highest quality interpretation and translation services that sensitively capture appropriate cultural and linguistic nuances vital to effective communications in health care settings.

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APAIT• Asian Pacific Counseling & Treatment Centers • Alliance • Asian & Pacific Islander Obesity Prevention Alliance • Asian Pacific Recovery • Benefits Assistance Clients’ Urban Project • Children’s Dental and Outreach Project • Compton Referral Service Project • Faith In Communities • Homeless Outreach Program Integrated Care System • Occupational Therapy Training Program – Los Angeles • Occupational Therapy Training Program – San Francisco • Pacific Asian Alcohol and Drug Program • PALS for Health • Parents Neighborhood Youth Program • Project 180 • Research & Evaluation Team • SSG SILVER (Sustaining Independent Lives with Vital Empowering Resources) • Sustainable Urban Revitalization • The Painted Brain • Tongan Community Service Center • Weber Community Center