Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I need to make an appointment to come in?

    No, to use all of our standard services, you do not need to make an appointment. You can just come by and walk in!
  • What time are you open?

    We are open Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.
  • Do your services cost anything?

    No. The vast majority of our services are 100% free.
  • If everything's free, how do you get your stay in business?

    We are a non-profit that receives various government grants to provide the services we offer.
  • I want to change my profession and become a _________. Can you pay for my training to do this?

    Though our standard services are free to all, cost-free training is only provided to a limited amount of people enrolled in our extended services program, on a case-by-case basis. To see if you're eligible to receive our extended services, view our eligibility requirements.
  • I think I may be eligible for your extended services. How can I apply?

    The first step is to come in for an orientation where we can tell you about our programs and all the services we offer. Orientations are walk-in Monday - Friday 8am to 4:30pm. You don't need an appointment to attend.
Funded in part by the Los Angeles County Workforce Investment Board and Los Angeles County Older Americans Act of 1965. WDACS and the Los Angeles County America's Job Centers of California are equal opportunity employers/programs. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.