Long Beach Community Services Directory

Transportation

  • Metro Blue Line (213) 626-4455 - Light rail servicing Long Beach to Downtown LA
  • Long Beach Transit (562) 591-2301 - Long Beach bus service
  • Metropolitan Transportation Authority (310) 320-9442 - Bus system serving L.A. County
  • Long Beach Passport Bus Shuttle (562) 591-2301 - Free downtown bus shuttle
  • Long Beach Airport (562) 570-2600 - City's municipal airport
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) (310) 646-5252
  • Orange County/John Wyne Airport (714) 252-5200
  • Long Beach BIKESTATION (562) 436-BIKE - USA's first full-service bicycle facility
  • Amtrak (800) 872-7245 - Amtrak depot located in downtown Los Angeles

Schools & Libraries

  • Long Beach Public Library - (562) 570-7500
  • Long Beach Unified School District - (562) 997-8000
  • California State University Long Beach - (562) 985-4111
  • Long Beach City College - (562) 938-4111

Utilities

  • Southern California Edison Company - (800) 655-4555
  • Long Beach Gas & Electric Department - (562) 570-2000
  • Long Beach Water Department - (562) 570-2300
  • Verizon (telephone service)   (800) 483-4000
  • Charter Communications (cable TV) (310) 971-4000

Licenses

  • Business Licenses - Long Beach Business Development Center - (562) 570-3800
  • Drivers License - (562) 973-3621
  • Marriage License - (562) 462-2137
  • Animal Licensing or Tags - Long Beach Animal Control Center (562) 570-7387

Financial Assistance & Housing

  • Long Beach Housing Authority (562) 570-6985
  • Long Beach Business Development Center - (562) 570-3800
  • US Department Of Housing & Urban Development - (800) 669-9777

Health Care Services

  • Long Beach Department of Health & Human Services (562) 570-4000
  • Long Beach Community Medical Center - (562) 494-0620
  • Los Angeles County Department of Veteran Affairs - (310) 761-2221
  • Long Beach Comprehensive Health Center (562) 599-8787
  • Alcoholics Anonymous (562) 493-5323
  • Women, Infants and Children Nutrition Program of Long Beach (562) 570-4242
  • CSU Long Beach/Community Psychology Clinic (562) 985-5005
  • Los Angeles County Mental Health Association (213) 413-1130
  • National Rehabilitation Information Center (800) 346-2742

Emergency Services

  • American Red Cross (Long Beach Chapter) (562) 595-6341
  • Los Angeles Regional Drug & Poison Information Center (213) 222-3212
  • Long Beach Rescue Mission, 1335 Pacific Ave. Long Beach, CA 90813 (562) 591-1292
  • Rape Hotline of Long Beach (562) 597-2002
  • Suicide Prevention Center (213) 381-5111
  • The Salvation Army - (310) 591-7691

Youth Services

  • Long Beach Youth Services (562) 570-5019
  • Long Beach Department of Parks, Recreation & Marine - (562) 570-3100
  • Big Brothers of Greater Los Angeles (213) 258-3333
  • Big Sisters of Los Angeles (213) 933-5749

Abuse & Family Violence

  • Bilingual Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence (213) 268-7564
  • Good Shepherd Shelter for Battered Women (213) 737-6111
  • National Domestic Violence Hot Line (800) 799-SAFE