The City of South El Monte Community Services Department serves the community by providing a variety of quality services, programs, recreational activities, and special events, which promote healthy lifestyles that overall enrich the quality of life in South El Monte.
The Parks and Recreation Division oversees a variety of programs such as aquatics, special events, adult and youth sports, recreation facilities, youth programs, and more.
The Senior Services Division provides community based senior programs to enhance the quality of life, independence, and well being of South El Monte citizens age 55 and older. These services include, but are not limited to, nutrition programs, transportation, educational classes, health screenings, recreation programs, special events, excursions, and volunteer opportunities.
The Community Services Department offers transportation services to residents who are 60 and older or disabled. This service transports participants within city limits and up to 15 miles outside South El Monte for medical appointments.