It’s been another year of growth at Lupus LA – more support groups, new fundraising events, a team in the LA Marathon – and thanks to your support and feedback, we’re happy to announce one more milestone:
The first location of the Lupus Cooperative of Los Angeles will open
at the Urban and Environmental Policy Institute (UEPI)
at Occidental College in January 2011!
The Lupus Cooperative is a model initiative started in New York City by our national partner the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation over a decade ago to:
It has long been our goal to bring this program to Southern California and now we’re on our way to having multiple Lupus LA outreach offices!
Starting next month, we’ll have staff members at UEPI in Northeast LA every Monday, putting our services in close reach of Pasadena, Glendale, the San Gabriel Valley, and Riverside County and increasing our community ties in this part the city.
If you’re in the area, make an appointment to meet with us for one-on-one support, emergency grant applications, and ways to get connected to vital local resources.
To make an appointment, please call 310-657-5667 and ask for Charlette. Appointments are available on Mondays from 10am to 4:30pm.
Lupus Cooperative of Los Angeles
Urban and Environmental Policy Institute at Occidental College
2106 Colorado Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90041