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  • Monday, June 01, 2020
    Express Employment Professionals is now offering Drive Through Hiring.  This new hiring system will allow candidates to stay safely in their cars to start their application process.  “We are committed to putting the people of Ventura County back to work. These are unique times and we want to be able to help our community find jobs in today’s ever-changing environment,” said Neil McMillan ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Ventura County, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, May 29, 2020
    Disasters can happen at any time and anywhere.   You need to be prepared to take action. Whether it is a natural disaster like an earthquake or fire. Or an accident like a snake bite or sunburn This month is a good time to review your family’s emergency plans and ensure you’ve incorporated a plan for your pets as well. Do you have a veterinary approved first aid kit? Is your first aid or ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 20, 2020
    A California law requires that companies with five or more employees provide two hours of supervisory training and one hour of staff training every two years on harassment, discrimination, bullying and retaliation. With employees now working remotely, arranging in-person training in the workplace is not feasible. Employment law firm LightGabler offers an online training video course as an ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, May 15, 2020
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA's three branches are now taking sign-ups for summer child care. Child care will take place at each branch from June 1 through August 14 with strict health and safety guidelines in place.  The three Southeast Ventura County YMCA branches are Yarrow Family YMCA (serving Agoura Hills, Westlake Village and Oak Park) Conejo Valley YMCA (serving Thousand Oaks, Newbury ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
    The Little Angels Project of Agoura Hills, California has been at the forefront of disaster response for three years.  It doesn't have to be a fire, flood, or earthquake for Angels to respond.  Covid-19 is a disaster for those who have lost jobs or are financially insecure.  The Little Angels Project is a Veterinary Service Provider and Rescue.  We understand the impact that Covid-19 is having on ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, April 16, 2020
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA through its disaster-relief program, California Strong, has completed distributing the first round of the $120,000 allocated for direct financial assistance grants to Ventura County residents whose financial situation has been adversely affected by the COVID-19 crisis. The grants are from the Rapid Response Fund set up by the Ventura County Community Foundation ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19 Orders, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, April 03, 2020
    Between now and the end of the school year, the Southeast Ventura County YMCA is offering free physical education, dance, art and other enrichment classes designed for children preschool through high school. No YMCA membership is required.  Instructors from the three local branches, Conejo Valley YMCA, Simi Valley Family YMCA and Yarrow Family YMCA, conduct the live classes on Zoom. Youth ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA, with branches in Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Simi Valley, is now offering free, live online youth, family and adult exercise and enrichment classes. No YMCA membership is required.  "We launched these online programs in response to the COVID-19 stay-at-home directives," says Ronnie Stone, YMCA president and CEO. "It's times like these that highlight all ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest