Category Archives: Metro Compton

News from Metro Compton: Celebrating

One of the great advantages of living at an EngAGE community is . . . community! At Metro Compton in Los Angeles, residents recently celebrated birthdays with a cookout. They enjoyed the evening with delicious food they prepared, plus grilled chicken, … Continue reading

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Community News: Technology

EngAGE encourages community residents to get comfortable using computers.    

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Community News: Celebrating Together

One great advantage to living in an EngAGE community is the opportunity for shared celebrations. Whether it’s a holiday or a birthday, enjoying the company of friends makes the occasion special.      

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News from Metro Compton: Healthy Eating

Food Forward organizes access to quality produce from local Farmers Markets.  EngAGE staff picks up the food and distributes it to residents.  This food distribution program is very much appreciated and enjoyed by Metro Compton residents.         … Continue reading

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News from Metro Compton: Making Jewelry

Jewelry Class is led by a Metro Compton resident.  Patricia loves to make jewelry in her spare time and decided to share her talent with her community. Recently, class members each created a bracelet and a pair of earrings using … Continue reading

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News from Metro Compton: Handcrafts Celebrate Spring

Making crafts of all kinds inspires creativity and gives residents an opportunity to socialize across cultural boundaries.  Recently, residents enjoyed creating decorations that celebrate spring. Charming to give or keep! ~ Sandra Vargas, Regional Programs Director EngAGE offers a variety of … Continue reading

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Metro Compton News

Program Assistant Laura Martos does double-duty at Metro Compton Senior Apartments in Los Angeles where she also facilitates these classes. Computer Literacy: Residents meet in a group setting, or one on one, to learn basic computer skills and receive Internet … Continue reading

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Metro Compton: Grand Opening

Residents have been at home there for a little while, but Metro Compton had its official grand opening recently. Representatives from Meta Housing; WSH Management (Western Seniors Housing); Compton Business Chamber of Commerce; EngAGE; and the Mayor of Compton, Aja Brown, as well as many more guests came … Continue reading

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Metro Compton: Community Garden Grand Opening

An exciting new Community Garden program began in September at Metro Compton, and plots are being assigned for planting this month! Meta Housing contracted with Community Care to provide the residents with instruction, resources, materials, and supplies for one year. EngAGE … Continue reading

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The Metro @ Compton Senior Apartments Joins EngAGE Communities

Thanks to EngAGE V.P. Nancy Goodhart for sending along the news and photos: EngAGE is always delighted to begin serving a new community. This past spring, we were welcomed to The Metro @ Compton Senior Apartments. Meet and Greet Night … Continue reading

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