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Agencies and Organizations Serving Cerritos

Updated February 24, 2014

Adoptions
Department of Children's Services
(Adoption Division — Los Angeles County)
695 S. Vermont Ave., 7th Floor
Los Angeles; (213) 738-2367

Air Pollution
South Coast Air Quality Management District
21865 E. Copley Dr.
Diamond Bar; (909) 396-2000
Complaints (800) 288-7664

Airports
John Wayne Orange County Airport
(949) 252-5006

Long Beach Airport
(562) 570-2600

Los Angeles International Airport
(310) 646-5252

Ambulance
Fire Department Paramedic Unit; 911  

Animal Adoption
spcaLA
7700 E. Spring St.
Long Beach; (562) 570-7722

Animal Shelter/Dead Animal Removal
Long Beach Animal Care Services Bureau
7700 E. Spring St.
Long Beach; (562) 570-7387  
Hours: Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Saturdays & Sundays: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Closed to the public on Mondays, Tuesdays and holidays.

Birth, Death & Marriage Certificates
Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder
12400 Imperial Hwy.
Norwalk; (562) 462-2137

Board of Equalization
680 W. Knox St.
Torrance; (310) 516-4300

Building Permits  
Cerritos City Hall
18125 Bloomfield Ave.
Cerritos; (562) 916-1209

Cable Television
Charter Communications: (888) 438-2427
113300 Whittier Boulevard, Whittier

2310 Bellflower Blvd., Unit 102, Long Beach

Cerritos TV3 (City channel)
(562) 916-1320

California Highway Patrol
10051 Orr & Day Rd.
Santa Fe Springs; (562) 868-0503

Cerritos Regional Chamber of Commerce
Cerritos Regional Chamber of Commerce Website
13259 South Street
Cerritos; (562) 467-0800
Fax (562) 467-0840

Child Abuse Hotline
(800) 540-4000

Child Care Centers
State of California Department of Social Services
Community Care Licensing Division
1000 Corporate Center Dr., Suite 200B
Monterey Park; (323) 981-3300

Consumer Affairs
Los Angeles County Hall of Administration
500 W. Temple St., Room B56
Los Angeles; (800) 593-8222

Coroner, Los Angeles County
1104 N. Mission Rd.
Los Angeles; (323) 343-0512
After hours, Sat., Sun. and holidays; (323) 343-0714

County Courts, Los Angeles
L.A. Superior Court Website
Bellflower Courthouse
10025 E. Flower St.
Bellflower; (562) 804-8025

Superior — Juvenile
12720 Norwalk Blvd., Room 104
Norwalk; (562) 807-7201

Dental
Harbor Dental Society
2698 Junipero Ave., Suite 201A
Signal Hill; (562) 595-6301
(800) 322-6384 (provides dental information)

Department of Motor Vehicles
DMV Website
9520 E. Artesia Blvd.
Bellflower; (800) 777-0133

Dog Licenses
Cerritos Sheriff's Station/Community Safety Center
18135 Bloomfield Ave.
Cerritos; (562) 916-1266

Long Beach Animal Care Services Bureau
7700 E. Spring St.
Long Beach; (562) 570-7387  
Hours: Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays: 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Saturdays & Sundays: 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Closed to the public on Mondays, Tuesdays and holidays.

Dumps (Public)
Santa Fe Springs Ecology Auto Parts
13780 E. Imperial Hwy.
Santa Fe Springs; (562) 864-4213

Electric Utility
Edison International
Customer Service
(800) 684-8123
Payment locations
El Cortez Meat Market
16220 Pioneer Blvd.
Norwalk
Dutch Village Drugs
4132 South St.
Lakewood

Employment
Employment Development Department (State)
12715 Pioneer Blvd.
Norwalk; (562) 929-9112 or (800) 300-5616

Southeast Los Angeles County Workforce Investment Board (SELACO-WIB)
SELACO-WIB Website
10900 E. 183rd St., Suite 350
Cerritos; (562) 402-9336

Federal Bureau of Investigation
11000 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles; (310) 477-6565

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
18000 Studebaker Road, Room 660
Cerritos; (888) CALL-FCC

Fire Stations
To report a fire — 911
13717 E. Artesia Blvd. #35
Cerritos; business calls (562) 926-1511
19030 S. Pioneer Blvd. #30
Cerritos; business calls (562) 865-3714

Foster Care
State of California Department of Social Services
Los Angeles Residential East District Office
1000 Corporate Center Dr., Suite 200A
Monterey Park; (323) 981-3300
Children's Home Society of California
17050 Chatsworth St. #249
Granada Hills; (818) 832-3333

Franchise Tax Board
State Tax Information
4300 Long Beach Blvd., Suite 700B
Long Beach; (800) 852-5711

Gas Company
24-hour service; (800) 427-2200
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Goodwill Industries
12130 E. Carson St.
Hawaiian Gardens; (562) 429-6515

Heart Association (American)
1055 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 900
Los Angeles; (213) 580-1408

Hospice
Pathways Volunteer Hospice
3300 South St., Suite 209
Long Beach; (562) 531-3031

Health Clinics
Artesia Walk-in Medical Clinic
Dr. Kailash R. Dhamija
 18326 Pioneer Blvd
Artesia, CA 90701
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
(562) 860-5599‎

Bellflower Health Center/The Children's Dental Foundation at Bellflower Health Center
10005 East Flower Street
Bellflower, CA 90706
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(562) 804-8112

Family Health Care Centers of Greater Los Angeles - Hawaiian Gardens Health Center
22310 Wardham Street
Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(562) 420-2433

Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center
7601 E. Imperial Highway
Downey, CA 90242
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
(562) 401-7041

Long Beach Comprehensive Health Center
1333 Chestnut Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90813
Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
(562) 599-8787

Long Beach Walk-in Medical Clinic
3760 Atlantic Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90807
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
 (562) 595-7467

The Children's Clinic/Children's Dental Foundation
455 E. Columbia Ste. 201
Long Beach, CA 90806
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
(562) 933-0400

Westside Neighborhood Clinic
2125 Santa Fe                                                                                                                          
Long Beach, CA 90810
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(562) 432-9575

City of Long Beach - Department of Health and Human Services
2525 Grand Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90815
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(562) 570-4000

Whittier Health Center
7643 South Painter Avenue
Whittier, CA 90602
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(562) 464-5350

Hospitals
Anaheim General —Buena Park Campus
5742 Beach Blvd.
Buena Park; (714) 521-4770

Bellflower Medical Center
9542 E. Artesia Blvd.
Bellflower; (562) 925-8355

Bellwood General Hospital
10250 E. Artesia Blvd.
Bellflower; (562) 866-9028

Coast Plaza Doctor's Hospital
13100 S. Studebaker Rd.
Norwalk; (562) 868-3751

College Hospital-Psychiatric Center
10802 College Pl.
Cerritos; (800) 352-3301

La Palma Intercommunity Hospital
7901 Walker St.
La Palma; (714) 522-0150

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
2801 Atlantic Ave.
Long Beach; (562) 933-2000

Norwalk Community Hospital
13222 Bloomfield Ave.
Norwalk; (562) 863-4763

Tri-City Regional Medical Center
21530 S. Pioneer Blvd.
Hawaiian Gardens; (562) 860-0401

Immigration and Naturalization Service
300 N. Los Angeles St.
Los Angeles; (800) 375-5283

Internal Revenue Service
Federal Tax Information
501 W. Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach; (800) 829-1040

Legal Counseling/Referral, Cerritos
(562) 916-8550, for information and appointments

Mental Health Services
Asian Pacific Counseling and Treatment Center
Asian Pacific Counseling and Treatment Center Website
11050 E. Artesia Blvd., Suite F
Cerritos; (562) 860-8838 

Community Family Guidance Center
10929 South St., Suite 208B
Cerritos; (562) 924-5526  

Rio Hondo Community Mental Health
17707 Studebaker Rd.
Cerritos; (562) 402-0688  

National Park Service
401 W. Hillcrest Dr.
Thousand Oaks; (805) 370-2301

Newspapers
Downey Patriot, The

8301 E. Florence Ave., Downey
(562) 904-3668

Gateway Guardian
11744 187th St., Artesia
(562) 650-0437

International Daily News
870 Monterey Pass Road, Monterey Park
(323) 265-1317

Korea Daily
14133 Arbor Place, Cerritos
(562) 483-7783

Korea Times
9572 Garden Grove Blvd., Garden Grove
(714) 530-6001

Long Beach Press-Telegram
300 Oceangate, Long Beach
(562) 435-1161

Long Beach Register
2883 E. Spring St., Suite 250, Long Beach
(877) 469-7344

Los Angeles Times
202 W. 1st Street, Los Angeles
(213) 237-5000

Los Cerritos Community News
13047 Artesia Blvd., Suite C-102, Cerritos
(562) 407-3873

Orange County Register
625 N. Grand Ave., Santa Ana
(877) 469-7344

Rafu Shimpo
701 E. 3rd St., Suite 130, Los Angeles
(213) 629-2231

Sing Tao Newspapers (L.A.) Ltd.
17059 Green Dr., City of Industry
(626) 956-8200

Vien Dong Daily News
14891 Moran St., Westminster
(714) 379-2851

Viet Bao Daily News
14841 Moran St., Westminster
(714) 894-2500

World Journal
1588 Corporate Center Dr., Monterey Park
(323) 268-4982

Paramedics
911

Parking Permits 
Cerritos Sheriff's Station/Community Safety Center
18135 Bloomfield Ave.
Cerritos; (562) 916-1266

Police
Emergency — 911

California Highway Patrol
(562) 868-0503

Cerritos Sheriff's Station/Community Safety Center
(562) 860-0044

Federal Bureau of Investigation
(310) 477-6565

Post Office
Artesia/Cerritos
11721 E. 183rd St.
Artesia; (800) 275-8777
Cerritos
18122 S.Carmenita Road
Cerritos; (800) 275-8777

Private Industry Council
10900 E. 183rd St., Suite 350
Cerritos; (562) 402-9336

Public Defender
Superior Court
10025 E. Flower St., 4th Floor
Bellflower; (562) 804-8083

12720 Norwalk Blvd., Room 109
Norwalk; (562) 651-2500

Public Utilities Commission
320 W. 4th St., Suite 500
Los Angeles; (213) 576-7000

Transportation permits:
505 Van Ness Ave.
San Francisco; (505) 877-8867

Utility Complaints/State Office Building
Consumer Affairs Branch
San Francisco; (800) 649-7570  

Recreation Programs
Cerritos City Hall
18125 Bloomfield Ave.
Cerritos; (562) 916-1254
Information hotline (562) 916-1260

Recruiting Offices
11817 E. South St.
Cerritos; Army — (562) 924-5922
5835 N. Bellflower Blvd.
Lakewood; Army — (562) 866-7438
Air Force — (562) 867-2265
Marines — (562) 925-8737
Navy — (562) 925-2545

Coast Guard
11149 183rd St.
Cerritos; (562) 402-6244

Recycling
Recycling & Household Hazardous Waste Hotline
(888) CLEAN-LA or (888) 253-2652
Los Angeles County Department of Public Works
900 S. Fremont Ave.
Alhambra; (626) 458-5100

Hi-Waste Disposal Co.
11718 Arkansas St.
Artesia; (562) 865-8068

Recycled Waste Products, Inc.
8844 Millergrove Dr.
Santa Fe Springs; (562) 692-6598

Star Scrap Metal Co., Inc.
14372 E. Firestone Blvd.
La Mirada; (562) 921-9442

Red Cross (American)
3150 E. 29th St.
Long Beach; (562) 595-6341

Refuse Collection
To connect service (562) 916-1235
Other trash inquiries (562) 916-1226
To schedule bulky item pick-up, CalMet Services, Inc. (562) 259-1239

Salvation Army
Norwalk; (562) 920-9193
Donation pick-ups (800) 958-7825

Service Agencies

Community Care Licensing/State
Department of Social Services
(310) 568-1807

Community Family Guidance Center
(562) 924-5526

Department of Children & Family Services
Adoption & Foster Parent Information Line
(800) 735-4984

Easter Seals Society
(562) 402-8220

Elder Abuse Hotline
(800) 992-1660

Helpline Youth Counseling
(562) 864-3722

Little House Recovery Home
(562) 925-2777

Pathways Volunteer Hospice
(562) 531-3031

Rio Hondo Mental Health Center
(562) 402-0688

Southern California Rehabilitation Services
(562) 862-6531

Su Casa Domestic Abuse Network
(562) 421-6537, 24-Hour Hotline (562) 402-4888

Small Business Administration
200 W. Santa Ana Blvd., Suite 700
Santa Ana; (714) 550-7420

Los Angeles District
330 N. Brand Blvd.
Glendale; (818) 552-3210

Social Security Administration
10917 E. Firestone Blvd., Ground Floor
Norwalk; (800) 772-1213

Southern California Alcohol and Drug Program
13205 South St.
Cerritos; (562) 402-2466 (accept calls after 1 p.m.)
Home Office
11500 Paramount Blvd.
Downey; (562) 923-4545

Streets
Repairs, (562) 407-2632
Repair/obstruction after business hours:
City Crews, (562) 860-4018
Sheriff, (562) 860-0044

Su Casa ~ Ending Domestic Violence
3840 Woodruff Avenue, Suite 203
Long Beach, CA 90808
Administration: (562) 421-6537
Hotline: (562) 402-4888

Tax Assessor
(Los Angeles County)
225 N. Hill St.
Los Angeles; (213) 974-3211

Telegrams/Mailgrams
Mail Boxes, Etc.
13337 South St.
Cerritos; (562) 924-8822
11432 South St.
Cerritos; (562) 402-8387

Telephone Service (Local)
Mpower Communications
(877) 395-5533

Verizon
(800) 483-1000

Wholesale Air-Time, Inc.
(800) 840-6673

Trees
Planting and removal, (562) 916-1220
After business hours:
City Crews, (562) 860-4018
Sheriff, (562) 860-0044

Vector Control
Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District
12545 Florence Ave.
Santa Fe Springs; (562) 944-9656

Veterans Administration
Medical Benefits (inquiries)
5901 E. 7th St.
Long Beach; (562) 494-2611

Cal-Vet Farm and Home Loans
General Information
(800) 952-5626

Voter Registration

Cerritos City Hall
18125 Bloomfield Ave.
Cerritos; (562) 916-1248

Cerritos Library
18025 Bloomfield Ave.
Cerritos; (562) 916-1350

Fire Stations
13717 E. Artesia Blvd., Cerritos
19030 S. Pioneer Blvd., Cerritos

Water
Emergency (562) 916-1223
After business hours (562) 860-4018
To report a water leak (562) 916-1223
For water service (562) 916-1235