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Rio Hondo College offers nursing assistant programs

WHITTIER — Rio Hondo College offers a community college nursing assistant programs allow students to deepen their training through a pair of special programs, a college spokesperson said. The programs offer for-credit training in the home health and acute care fields through a combination of classroom instruction and hands-on clinical experience structured so students can Read More…

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Whittier seeks Dial-a-Ride bids

WHITTIER — City staff will go out for proposals in the next several weeks to transportation companies who may be interested in servicing Whittier’s Dial-A-Ride and Dial-A-Ride Plus programs, reports Community Services Manager Joan Mithers. Dial-A-Ride offers pick up and return home services to the elderly and disabled to destinations within the city limits. The fee Read More…