Family & Human Services is composed of four sections:
Older Adult Services
Family Services
Case Management
Heritage Park

Gus Velasco Neighborhood Center
9255 S. Pioneer Blvd.
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
Phone: (562) 692-0261
Fax: (562) 695-8620
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Special Programs and Events include:

  • Fiestas Patrias Celebration
  • Thanksgiving Turkey Holiday Program
  • Neighborly Elf Christmas Basket Program
  • VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance)
  • Back to School Supplies Program
  • Health & Wellness Resource Fairs 

Agencies, organizations and support groups who meet at the Gus Velasco Neighborhood Center on a regular basis include:

  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Cub Scouts
  • Whittier Area Association for the Developmentally Handicapped (WAPADH)
  • OCC Free Distribution Food Program
  • Senior Citizen Clubs

Banquets and Meeting Rooms
Facility rentals are available at the Gus Velasco Neighborhood Center and Betty Wilson Center, offering meeting room and social and professional use for a fee, including security deposit. Fees vary depending on facility room rental.

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The Gus Velasco Neighborhood Center Historical Mural Guide

If you would like additional information regarding the additional Divisions of Community Services, you may click the following links below: