Los Angeles Reconnections Career Academy (LARCA) 2.0
Jobs and Education Program for the Rodríguez Gang Injunction Curfew Settlement

To learn more about the program, please review this Job Training and Education Program Presentation

The City of Los Angeles is funding a Job Training and Readiness Program available exclusively to Settlement Class Members in the case of “Rodríguez vs. City of Los Angeles.”

The program, administered by the Economic and Workforce Development Department, will allow class members to take advantage of job training services preparing them to enter the workforce, apprenticeship programs for jobs in today’s economy, as well as vocational and job training opportunities to connect them with available employment in high demand industries.

Services are currently available through 22 contracted job assistance centers from the WorkSource Center System and the Los Angeles Regional Initiative for Social Enterprise (LA:RISE).
  • Employment and Educational Services
  • Up to $1,000 in Training and Education Stipends
  • Up to 400 Hours of Subsidized Employment
  • Tattoo Removal Services
  • Career Counseling
  • Vocational Training and Education
  • Support Services
  • Pre-Employment and Money Management Skills Training
Class members who are unable to participate in the program, or who do not have a need for this program, may transfer said benefit to a close relative (i.e. child, parent, sibling, or spouse). The program will be reviewed annually by a third-party evaluator from the California State University of Northridge to ensure it is providing appropriate services to class members.

For more information on how to retrieve an acceptance letter or support in enrolling with one of our service providers, contact:

Ricardo Renteria, Program Manager
e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
(please use a program related topic such as Career Counseling, Apprenticeship Programs, Tattoo Removal or Job Training Opportunities in the subject area of your email)

All inquiries will be reviewed and answered in a timely manner.

LARCA Program Information and Forms
LA Reconnections Career Academy Info Flyer

Injunction Settlement Fact Sheet

Frequently Asked Questions

Gang Injunction Areas

Second Amended Claim Form and Instructions (December 2020)

Segundo Formulario de Reclamación e Instrucciones (deciembre 2020)

List of Service Providers (December 2020)

Lista de Proveedores de Servicios (deciembre 2020)