Resources – USCG Base Los Angeles / Long Beach

Coast Guard anchors

US Coast Guard Base LA/LB

Sector LA/LB, Station LA/LB,
Aids to Navigation Team LA/LB,
MSST 91103, PSU 311, CGC George Cobb,
CGIS Pacific Region DET, PADET LA/LB

1001 S. Seaside Ave., San Pedro, CA 90731

HEALTH CARE

TRICARE Information and news
 
For a full list of community health centers in Alabama, visit the Alabama Primary Health Care Association website at 
www.alphca.com/Find-A-Health-Center
 
Check the US News Health directory online at 
https://health.usnews.com/doctors/city-index/alabama
 to find the best doctor for your family. 
 
The American Dental Association provides a list of dentists near you on their website at www.findadentist.ada.org

EDUCATION

FOR THE CHILDREN
To be enrolled in a California school, a child must be at least 5 years old by September 1st. Check with the school for other requirements.

 

Warner Avenue Elementary School
Paul Revere Middle School
Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High School
GreatSchools.org

 

If your child is preparing to attend college, this information on scholarships may be helpful. 

 
FOR THE SERVICE MEMBER
Current service members can attend college in their off-duty time and have their military branch pay the tuition.
 
Use the Tuition Assistance (TA) DECIDE tool to help you make the best use of your tuition assistance dollars.
​If you were or are in the military, you may be eligible for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) education benefits. If you are a spouse or dependent, you may be eligible too.
 
Online course options: edX – Founded by Harvard University and MIT, offers high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere.  Whether you are interested in computer science, languages, engineering, psychology, writing, electronics, biology, or marketing.  Enroll today!

FAMILY RESOURCES

When moving to a new location, it is important to know who to call when you have an emergency or you need help. Below are some organizations you will find useful.

 

Child Care Aware
Under the site’s “Child Care 101” tab you’ll find information related to locating quality child care, the types of child care available to you and how to evaluate the child care providers you visit.

 

There’s also a special section for the military child on the website covering topics such as military fee assistance, payments and provider services.

 

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (213) 288-7812
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health works to protect and improve health and well-being in the largest county in the U.S. Nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board, Public Health serves over 10 million residents and millions of travelers each year.

 

Los Angeles Child and Family Services (213) 351-5602
DCFS practices a uniform service delivery model that measurably improves child safety, permanency and access to effective/caring services.

 

Los Angeles Animal Services (888) 452-7381
LAAS operates six animal shelters and has field staff serving the community. The shelters are award winning facilities that have been built within the past 10-15 years. LAAS is one of the largest municipal shelter systems in the U.S., serving approximately 60,000 animals annually and responding to 20,000 emergency calls each year involving animals or people in danger.

 

California Highway Patrol (323) 259-3200