Actors Fund Events

About The Actors Fund

The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that helps everyone—performers and those behind the scenes—who works in performing arts and entertainment, helping more than 12,800 people directly each year, and hundreds of thousands online. Serving professionals in film, theatre, television, music, opera, radio and dance, The Fund’s programs include social services and emergency assistance, health care and insurance, housing, and employment and training services. With offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Actors Fund has—for more than 130 years—been a safety net for those in need, crisis or transition. Visit www.actorsfund.org.

Actors Fund Work Program Orientation

An introduction to all Actors Fund Work Program services, including group and individual career counseling, job training and education financial assistance, and job placement services.

When: 1- 2:30 p.m.
Every Monday (except holidays)

Where: The Actors Fund Offices, 5757 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 400
Note: The Actors Fund Work Program (AWP) Orientation is a pre-requisite to attend the weekly workshops.

To RSVP, contact Caitlin Sorenson at: (323) 933-9244 x450 or email her at csorenson@actorsfund.org.

The Actors Fund Workshop Calendar

The Actors Fund offers a variety of weekly workshops designed to help with career advancement. Some of these workshops include: The Art of Interviewing, Career Assessment, Job Search Strategies, Resume Writing and Social Networking and Job Search Technologies.


Finding Affordable Health Insurance through Covered California

When: Every Monday at 11 a.m. and the first Wednesday of every month at 1:30 p.m.

Where: The Actors Fund
5757 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90036

ARE YOU CONFUSED ABOUT HEALTH CARE REFORM? THIS WORKSHOP WILL...

  • Walk you through your Covered California options and requirements.
  • Provide important information relevant to freelancers and the self-employed.
  • Help you figure out how to get affordable health insurance with the help of tax credits and federal subsidies.
  • Answer all of your burning questions!

This event is free and open to everyone in the visual and performing arts and entertainment. Guests are welcome.

Schedule is subject to change during holidays.

Click here for full details and more information.

Contact: (855) 491-3357


To learn more about these and other workshops, click here for the Actors Fund Calendar.

Note: The Actors Fund Work Program (AWP) Orientation is a pre-requisite to attend the weekly workshops.