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Maria Aroch

IL-Peer Counselor
Alhambra, CA
Maria Aroch is an active advocate for the disability community, presently working for Southern California Resource Services for Independent Living – a premier independent living center in Los Angeles County which serves as the hub of the disability community to maximize their quality of life. Maria has two primary responsibilities at SCRS-IL, assisting their leading vocational program with administrative responsibilities and billing, while also providing peer to peer counseling to consumers and successful seated yoga classes to persons with disabilities and seniors throughout Los Angeles County. Maria is also an active Community Advisory Committee member for Access Paratransit Services, the largest paratransit transportation program in L.A. County. She is newly appointed as Vice Chair of said committee, as of October of 2016. Maria has been a CAC member for 4 years now.