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Little Ethiopia Cultural and Resource Center
Amharic Language Class

Learn to speak Amharic without an accent as you work through enjoyable lessons taught by native Amharic speakers.​

Ethiopian Cultural Dance Class

Live music accompanies classes. We offer classes in Ethiopian Cultural Dances - Eskista, Tirgrigna, and Oromifa Dances. 




LECRC Services
Contact us to request information about prices and schedules, or to suggest other cultural classes!
ABANDONED CARS   (800) ABANDON

AMERICAN RED CROSS L.A  (213) 739-5200

ANIMAL SERVICES (888) 452-7381

BUILDING AND SAFETY (888) 524-2845

BULKY ITEMS  (800) 773-2489

CABLE TV CONSUMER COMPLAINTS  (213) 847-6851    
                                                                  (213) 485-9050 – Spanish

CAL TRANS (Road Closures) (800) 427-7623

CITY CLERK (213) 978-1020

CITY CONTROLLER (213) 978-7200

CONSUMER PROTECTION (L.A. County)  (800) 952-5210

DEAD ANIMAL PICK-UP  (Sanitation)  (800) 773-2489

DEPARTMENT OF AGING  (800) 510-2020

DWP (Dept of Water & Power) (800) 342-5397

EMERGENCY – FIRE AND POLICE  911

FIRE DEPARTMENT – NON EMERGENCY (213) 978-3800

GRAFFITI REMOVAL  311

HAZARDOUS WASTE  (800) 988-6942



City of Los Angeles Resources
​HOUSING AUTHORITY (213) 252-2500

L.A ZOO (323) 644-4200

L.A. EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT DEPT (213) 978-2222

PARK RELATED EMERGENCIES (323) 913-7390

PARKING CITATIONS (866) 561-9742

POLICE DEPARTMENT – NON EMERGENCY- (877) 275-5273

POT HOLE REPAIR (800) 996-2489

RECREATION AND PARKS (888) 527-2757

RECYCLING INFORMATION (800) 773-2489

RENT STABILIZATION (Tenant Hotline) (213) 367-9099

SENIOR LUNCHEON PROGRAM (213) 252-4030

SEWER /STORM DRAIN PROBLEMS (800) 773-2489

SHOE REMOVAL FROM POWER LINES (800) 827-5397

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA GAS COMPANY (800) 252-0259

SPAY/NEUTER YOUR PET (888) 452-7381

STREET LIGHTING (800) 303-5267

STREET /ALLEY DUMPING (800) 996-2489

TAXICAB COMPLAINTS (213) 580-1272

TREES DOWN/DEBRIS REMOVAL(800­) 996-2489
County, State and Federal Resource Links. 

COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS 

Edutude is an organization dedicated to assisting students to reach their scholastic potential. In order to lend a helping hand to ensure that every student has a fair shot at higher education, they created this fantastic starter kit for students looking for scholarships:

Davidson Fellows Scholarships 

www.davidsongifted.org/Fellows-Scholarship

Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship

http://migrant.net/migrant/scholarships/kazmierczak.htm

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COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES
SUPERVISOR  Mark Ridley-Thomas (213) 974-2222  www.ridley-thomas.lacounty.gov

STATE SENATE

DISTRICT 26  Ben Allen (310) 318-6994  www.sd26.senate.ca.gov

DISTRICT 30  Holly J. Mitchell  (213) 745-6656  www.sd30.senate.ca.gov

STATE ASSEMBLY

DISTRICT 50  Richard Bloom (310) 450-0041 www.asmdc.org/members/a50

DISTRICT 54  Sebastian Ridley-Thomas  (310) 342-1070  www.asmdc.org/members/a54

U.S. CONGRESS

REPRESENTATIVE  Karen Bass  (323) 965-1422  www.bass.house.gov

SENATOR Kamala D. Harris(213) 894-5000 www.harris.senate.gov

SENATOR Dianne Feinstein (310) 914-7300  www.feinstein.senate.gov

FREE DISPUTE RESOLUTION SERVICE

The City Attorney’s Office offers free mediation services to residents and businesses that is neutral, unbiased and confidential. 

(213) 978-1880

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FIND THE SOCIAL SERVICES YOU NEED

If you need help with housing, healthcare, transportation or other personal issues, Los Angeles County has a hotline and website that can point you in you in the right direction, 

Call 211



BEFORE YOU DIG, GET THE SCOOP

Gas pipelines can be located anywhere – sometimes just inches below the surface. Hitting a pipeline while digging, planting or doing demolition work can cause serious injury, property damage and loss of utility service. So, before you dig:

Call 811








WHO REPRESENTS YOU?

Enter your address here to find names and links to all your elected officials, regional services, planning districts and more.  



                       LIST OF ELECTED OFFICIALS WHO REPRESENT PART OR ALL OF P.I.C.O. NEIGHBORHOOD AREA

CITY OF LOS ANGELES                                                                                         www.lacity.org

COUNCIL DISTRICT 5 Councilmember Paul Koretz (213) 473-7005           www.cd5.lacity.org

COUNCIL DISTRICT 10 Council President Herb Wesson (213) 473-7010   www.herbwesson.com

OUR NEIGHBORHOOD PROSECUTOR from the CITY ATTORNEY's OFFICE 
Mehrnoosh Zahiri 213-978-2220 Email: mehrnoosh.zahiri@lacity.org


THE EASIEST WAY TO GET ANSWERS
FROM THE CITY OF LA:

Call 311

OR


FOR NON-EMERGENCY SAFETY ISSUES

Police (877) CALL-LAPD




Fire (213) 978-3800
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Ethiopian Food Cooking Class

This is a basic Ethiopian cooking class covering the staples of everyday Ethiopian cooking. Dishes covered in this class include, but are not limited to, Doro Wot, Sambusa, Gomen, Beef Tibs, Timatim Selata & Misser Wot.​

Computer Classes

Fun and Easy. Computer Basics and Smart Phone Classes. All ages welcome. 
Amharic Translation Available. 
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