There is a common misconception that after you quit smoking, you will have cravings and urges to smoke forever. In actuality, if you go Cold Turkey, nicotine will be out of your system within 72 hours. That’s only 3 days! Most nicotine cravings last 3 t0 5 minutes, but remember, as time passes the urges […]
It is with a heavy heart that we must announce the passing of an exceptional person, our Executive Director, Joe Navidad, who has tirelessly served the Asian and Pacific Islander community in Los Angeles for over 20 years. Joe Navidad was born on February 2, 1948, the seventh of eight children to Basilio and Inocencia […]
If you’re thinking about stopping smoking, congratulations on taking the first step! We’re here to help you stop smoking. There are a number of things you can do to help you stop. 1. Get Ready. Work on setting a date to stop smoking. It can be tomorrow, 3 months from now, or 6 months from […]
The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research recently released a study showing that the majority of Angelenos support smoke-free apartment policies, yet 4 out of 5 apartments still are not protected. More than 80 percent of Los angeles apartment dwellers are not protected from secondhand smoke and would support smoke-free policies in their buildings. The […]
Am I eligible to participate in the Healthy Lungs at Home Project? Is there a smoker and a nonsmoker living in your home? Do you feel comfortable speaking and understanding English? Are you at least 18 years or older? Has no one else in your household enrolled in the project? Are there currently no smoking […]
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Whether you are just becoming interested in community work or you are a seasoned advocate for the people, volunteering can be a rewarding experience and an opportunity to learn or sharpen essential abilities for systemic change. People’s CORE welcomes anyone interested in lending a helping hand through volunteering. Community service hours and internships are available for our volunteers.
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Los Angeles, CA 90026
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Los Angeles, CA 90026