Heal MPK: Resources for Victims and the Community

"MPK Hope" Resiliency Center Available at Sierra Vista Park

If you, or anyone that you know, were directly or indirectly affected by the shooting that took place in January 2023, please reach out to Chinatown Service Center at the MPK Hope Resiliency Center to learn about the available programs. Programs offered include support groups, counseling, resource assistance, journaling sessions, victim services and more. Please refer to the flyer for programs.

MPK Hope Resiliency Center Website

Sign Up for Activities 

CSC therapists speak Mandarin, Cantonese and English, plus the Resiliency Center provides group counseling for those affected by this incident. 
MPK Hope Resiliency Center
Sierra Vista Park Community Center⁣
311 N Rural Drive⁣
Monterey Park, CA 91755⁣


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

mpkhope resiliency center qr codes 8-3-23

Monterey Park Community Healing Fund

The tragic events on January 21, 2023, that led to the deaths of 11 people, impacted the Monterey Park community at large. Recognizing the need to facilitate healing of the community, the City of Monterey Park has partnered with the California Community Foundation to establish the Monterey Park Community Healing Fund, with a clear purpose: To support Monterey Park and its neighbors through aid to community members affected by this tragedy as well as support for programs, initiatives and organizations designed to help Monterey Park heal and rebuild.

Donate to the Monterey Park victims & family support fund

Other Community Resources and Services

The City of Monterey Park is committed to providing mental health support and healing to residents. Free and multilingual resources, including legal advice, mental health and wellness support in seven languages, and referrals to other organizations and government agencies can be found below.

Read a message from President Joe Biden to the Monterey Park Community.

Drop-In Wellness Check-Ins and Services

Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library
Multilingual caseworkers and counselors from Chinatown Service Center will be at the Library on Fridays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
318 S. Ramona Ave.
Monterey Park, CA 91754

Langley Senior Center
Department of Mental Health will provide drop-in counseling and services at the Langley Senior Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
400 W. Emerson Ave.
Monterey Park, CA 91754

Assistance to Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Monterey Park Shooting

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) offers low-interest federal disaster loans to eligible businesses and nonprofits impacted by the Monterey Park shooting. Loans have 0% interest, and no payments are required during the first year. After that, eligible small businesses and private nonprofit organizations can apply for low-interest Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) with rates of 3.305% for small businesses and 2.375% for nonprofits, and up to $2 million.

Apply online by Jan 5, 2024.

For more information, visit SBA's website. Contact SBA's Customer Service Center at (800) 659-2955 or email disastercustomerservice@sba.gov. Interpreters are available, and for telecommunications relay services, dial 7-1-1. Mail completed applications to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.

Please note, the information provided is current as of the latest update. To access the most up-to-date and comprehensive information about the disaster loan program, please visit the official SBA website.

We are committed to supporting impacted businesses and nonprofits in their recovery and growth, working together to rebuild and strengthen our local business community. To enhance your business's success, explore the Economic Development Division webpage for valuable resources.

  1. Helplines
  2. Mental Health Services
  3. victim resources
  4. safety & prevention

Community Resiliency Center Hotline
Caseworkers from Chinatown Service Center are available Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Assistance is available in English, Mandarin and Cantonese

Asian Americans Advancing Justice Helpline
Legal advice, case navigation and direct representation through helplines in seven Asian languages and dialects, plus referrals to other organizations and government agencies

ENGLISH: 888-349-9695
普通话/广东话: 800-520-2356
한국어: 800-867-3640
TAGALOG: 855-300-2552
हिन्दी: 855-971-2552
ภาษาไทย: 800-914-9583
TIẾNG VIỆT: 714-477-2958

Suicide and Crisis Hotline
Provides immediate emotional support and resources to people in distress and their worried family and friends
Dial "988"
English- and Spanish-speaking crisis counselors available 24/7.
Korean-speaking counselors available from 4:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., 7 days per week at 877-727-4747.

CrisisText and Deaf and Hard of Hearing Support
People who are deaf or hard of hearing and who need support in a crisis can text for help
Text “HEARME” to 839863
Available 24/7

Teen Line
Provides immediate emotional support and resources to teens in distress
Counselors available from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Friendship Line
Crisis line for people aged 60 years and older, and adults living with disabilities

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Provides information, resource referrals and support to people living with a mental health condition, their family members and caregivers, mental health providers and the public
Monday - Friday: 7 a.m.–7 p.m.
800-950-NAMI (6264) or text 62640