Heal MPK: Resources for Victims and the Community
"MPK Hope" Resiliency Center Available at Sierra Vista Park
MPK Hope Resiliency Center Website
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CSC therapists speak Mandarin, Cantonese and English, plus the Resiliency Center provides group counseling for those affected by this incident.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Monterey Park Community Healing Fund
The tragic events on January 21, 2023, that led to the deaths of 11 people, impacted the Monterey Park community at large. Recognizing the need to facilitate healing of the community, the City of Monterey Park has partnered with the California Community Foundation to establish the Monterey Park Community Healing Fund, with a clear purpose: To support Monterey Park and its neighbors through aid to community members affected by this tragedy as well as support for programs, initiatives and organizations designed to help Monterey Park heal and rebuild.
Other Community Resources and Services
The City of Monterey Park is committed to providing mental health support and healing to residents. Free and multilingual resources, including legal advice, mental health and wellness support in seven languages, and referrals to other organizations and government agencies can be found below.
Drop-In Wellness Check-Ins and Services
Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library
Multilingual caseworkers and counselors from Chinatown Service Center will be at the Library on Fridays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
318 S. Ramona Ave.
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Langley Senior Center
Department of Mental Health will provide drop-in counseling and services at the Langley Senior Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
400 W. Emerson Ave.
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Assistance to Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Monterey Park Shooting
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) offers low-interest federal disaster loans to eligible businesses and nonprofits impacted by the Monterey Park shooting. Loans have 0% interest, and no payments are required during the first year. After that, eligible small businesses and private nonprofit organizations can apply for low-interest Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) with rates of 3.305% for small businesses and 2.375% for nonprofits, and up to $2 million.
Apply online by Jan 5, 2024.
For more information, visit SBA's website. Contact SBA's Customer Service Center at (800) 659-2955 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Interpreters are available, and for telecommunications relay services, dial 7-1-1. Mail completed applications to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.
Please note, the information provided is current as of the latest update. To access the most up-to-date and comprehensive information about the disaster loan program, please visit the official SBA website.
We are committed to supporting impacted businesses and nonprofits in their recovery and growth, working together to rebuild and strengthen our local business community. To enhance your business's success, explore the Economic Development Division webpage for valuable resources.
Community Resiliency Center Hotline
Caseworkers from Chinatown Service Center are available Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Assistance is available in English, Mandarin and Cantonese
Asian Americans Advancing Justice Helpline
Legal advice, case navigation and direct representation through helplines in seven Asian languages and dialects, plus referrals to other organizations and government agencies
TIẾNG VIỆT: 714-477-2958
Suicide and Crisis Hotline
Provides immediate emotional support and resources to people in distress and their worried family and friends
English- and Spanish-speaking crisis counselors available 24/7.
Korean-speaking counselors available from 4:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., 7 days per week at 877-727-4747.
CrisisText and Deaf and Hard of Hearing Support
People who are deaf or hard of hearing and who need support in a crisis can text for help
Text “HEARME” to 839863
Provides immediate emotional support and resources to teens in distress
Counselors available from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Crisis line for people aged 60 years and older, and adults living with disabilities
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Provides information, resource referrals and support to people living with a mental health condition, their family members and caregivers, mental health providers and the public
Monday - Friday: 7 a.m.–7 p.m.
800-950-NAMI (6264) or text 62640
Chinatown Service Center--Monterey Park
Provides trauma counseling to community members in Mandarin, Cantonese and Vietnamese
855 S. Atlantic Blvd.
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Garfield Health Center
Mental health support services available
210 N. Garfield Ave. #203
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Asian Pacific Counseling and Treatment Center
Mental health center providing behavioral health and outpatient clinical services in Mandarin, Cantonese, Vietnamese, Korean, Tagalog, Thai, and Spanish
1635 W. Main St. #100
Alhambra, CA 91801
Center for the Pacific Asian Family
Provides domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse services within the LA API community.
3424 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1000
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Pacific Clinics-Asian Family Center
Provides culturally sensitive and language specific mental health services in Cantonese, Mandarin, Vietnamese and Spanish
9353 E. Valley Blvd., Suite C
Rosemead, CA 91770
LA County Department of Mental Health
Supports the wellbeing of county residents and communities through crisis services, mental health referrals and emotional support
California Victim Compensation Board Resources for Victims of Crime (CalVCB)
CA program that provides up to $70,000 in financial compensation for many crime-related expenses. Victims may qualify for assistance if they suffer physical injury, threat of physical injury or emotional injury as a direct result of a violent crime.
US Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime
800-363-0441 or 202-307-5983
DOJ office that sponsors the Anti-Terrorism and Emergency Assistance Program which provides considerable long-term financial support to communities impacted by mass violence crimes
Red Cross Integrated Care Condolence Team
Volunteers from Disaster Health Services, Disaster Mental Health, Disaster Spiritual Care and Recovery Services provide resources and referrals to agencies that can assist with:
• Fatality-related financial assistance
• Emotional Support for family members
• Post traumatic supportive strategies
• Financial assistance for health or mental health needs
• Spiritual support
• Support for other needs
The resources below are provided courtesy of the Hope and Heal Fund.
Learn more about:
Gun Violence Restraining Order (GVRO) information provided by Speak for Safety
Know California's Gun Laws information provided by Giffords Law Center