Community Health Services

Contact Information
Regional Health Office
11833 S. Wilmington Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90059
(323) 568-8100
Email: MLKHealingCenter

Regional Health Officer
Jan King, MD, MPH

Due to COVID-19 activities, DPH services at public health centers may be closed, please call ahead to confirm.

South Los Angeles

Service Planning Area 6, or SPA 6, serves the communities of Athens, Compton, Crenshaw, Florence, Hyde Park, Lynwood, Paramount, and Watts.
   Health Centers in SPA 6
Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Public Health
11833 S. Wilmington Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90059
(323) 568-8100
Ruth Temple Health Center
3834 S. Western Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90062
(323) 730-3507

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Here are some additional resources for those affected by COVID-19:

211 logo Browse or call 211 LA County
one degree logo Browse the One Degree COVID-19 Resource Collection

Online Health Statistics
Browse online for public health statistics and information:
  • Ask CHIS (California Health Interview Survey)
  • Los Angeles County Health Survey
  • MLK Healing Center
    Healing Center Mural

    The MLK Community Healing and Trauma Prevention Center serves children, families, and individuals by connecting them to resources, activities and events.

    View more on our website.

    Phone: (323) 568-8732
    Email: MLKHealingCenter@
    Public Health has made reasonable efforts to provide accurate translation. However, no computerized translation is perfect and is not intended to replace traditional translation methods. If questions arise concerning the accuracy of the information, please refer to the English edition of the website, which is the official version.
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