• Sarah Tressler, Editor

Free County-Wide Delivery Service Now Available

Older adults, dependent adults, and individuals with disabilities can now call on a new LA County program that will deliver food and other vital necessities. The Critical Delivery Service Program, which launched Wednesday, is free and delivers anywhere in LA County, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. All items for delivery must be ordered and paid for in advance by calling the store or using the store's website to arrange payment and pickup . Orders can be scheduled in advance (from 2 weeks up to 24 hours), on a one-time or recurring basis. In some situations, same-day deliveries can be scheduled. Individuals can utilize this service up to 4 times per month. To request delivery services, call (888) 863-7411 (Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm) or email newfreedom@wdacs.lacounty.gov.