AccessCal’s Struggle for a Family Resource Center in Anaheim Continues
Access California Services, an acclaimed nonprofit, is celebrating its 20th anniversary in Anaheim with an uncertain future. Two years ago, the city drew up a lease agreement for the organization focused on health-and-human services to develop an ambitious family resource center on about an acre’s worth of land at Brookhurst Park on the west side. Suddenly, on the eve on an election, the project got pulled from the Nov. 1, 2016 city council agenda never to return again. Discussion about the AccessCal plan resurfaced this past June with council members telling city staff to locate alternate sites.
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