“Cyber Cop,” Clayton Cranford, a law enforcement professional and one of the nation’s leading educators on social media, will kick off the Families Connected Speaker Series on Monday, September 17, at 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the Hermosa Beach Community...

School staff and students will use web-based symptom assessment tool to gain access to campus

With daily health screenings now required for students attending school in-person in Los Angeles County, Beach Cities Health District (BCHD)...

By William Kim, MD, Chief Medical Advisor, Beach Cities Health District
Six months after our Beach Cities schools closed their doors due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have become accustomed to wearing face coverings to prevent the spread...

By Ali Steward, MPH, Director of Youth Services Beach Cities Health District

The anticipation of the first day of school – on par with the first crack of a bat on Opening Day, and the final minutes of the year before the ball drops into the...

Childhood Obesity Decline in Redondo Beach 

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health in Partnership with Beach Cities Health District....

Student Mental Health Provider Task Force member Monica Fyfe, LMFT, shares a 2-part series on staying well while at home. Part one addresses how to deal with ruptures and communications, and part two addresses how to repair and re-connect following...

By Rani Crosby, RUHS Class of 2023 and BCHD Youth Advisory Council Member

Take Care
On a normal, pre-"Safer at Home" weekday afternoon, I would be in 5th period desperately struggling to figure out the answers to my bio worksheet, and...

COVID-19 Leads to Creativity, New Rituals for this year's Senior Class

By Kerianne Lawson, Chief Programs Officer, Beach Cities Health District

Dear Class of 2020,

Spring has always been an optimistic time for high school seniors...

Beach Cities Health District’s Youth Advisory Council has dedicated much of its efforts this year on preventing teen vaping. The experiences of people from the Youth Advisory Council (Council) have provided useful insight into this epidemic. Most...

Beach Cities Health District, in partnership with our Student Mental Health Provider Task Force, hosts the virtual “Talk About It” Small-Group Parent Workshop Series. This series supports families at home as they navigate distance learning and help...

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