Welcome Allied Healthcare Credit Union Members

Welcome to Southland!

We're thrilled to announce that starting February 1, 2025, Allied Healthcare Credit Union Members will gain access to an array of enhanced financial products, services, resources and technology through Southland. We are dedicated to providing you with exceptional, comprehensive and innovative financial solutions, delivered with uniquely personal Southland service.

In the coming months, we'll be updating this page with important dates and helpful information to guide you through this exciting change. Make sure to check back regularly, as we'll continue to add resources aimed at enhancing your experience with Southland.

Thank you for being a valued Member of our growing credit union. We can't wait to serve you!

Merger updates

April 10, 2024: Allied Healthcare Federal Credit Union Members voted overwhelmingly in favor of the merger. 

May 1, 2024: The merger is effective as of this date. Allied Healthcare Federal Credit Union will operate as Allied Healthcare Credit Union, a Division of Southland Credit Union. 

stronger together

Frequently asked questions

Why are the credit unions merging?

We are confident that a combined credit union will bring greater strength and competitive advantages that will better serve our Members and communities in terms of lower loan rates, higher dividend rates and an increased branch distribution network. This partnership will ensure continued stability for both credit unions and better position the combined credit union for future growth.  

What happens to my Allied Healthcare accounts as of May 1?

Your account details will remain unchanged for the time being. Please proceed with your banking activities as usual until our systems are integrated. Until February 1, 2025, Allied Healthcare Credit Union will operate as a division of Southland Credit Union.

What happens on February 1, 2025?

The Allied Healthcare and Southland banking systems will merge by this date. Members will receive updates with detailed information about what to expect prior to this date.

Can I service my Allied Healthcare accounts at a Southland branch?

Since both credit unions are part of the CO-OP Shared Branch Network, you can perform some transactions at Southland branches where Shared Branch transactions are available. Note that you will not be able to perform all types of transactions on your Allied Healthcare accounts at a Southland branch until after February 1, 2025. 

Can I service my Southland accounts at an Allied Healthcare branch?

You can perform some CO-OP Shared Branch transactions at an Allied Healthcare branch today, however full access to your accounts will not be available at an Allied Healthcare branch until after February 1, 2025.

Will all employees of Allied Healthcare be retained in the merger?

Yes.  Southland will be retaining all the employees of Allied Healthcare, and the branches will continue to serve Members.

Working together for our Members

As a Southland Member, you will retain many of the great services you currently receive and more, including:

  • The same convenient Viking Way, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, St. Mary Medical Center and St. Francis Medical Center branches with the same friendly staff you currently enjoy. 
  • Access to additional full-service branches in Santa Monica, Downtown Los Angeles, Downey, Carson, Long Beach, and Los Alamitos
  • Continued access to the CO-OP Shared Branching Network with over 5,000 branches in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Guam and military bases around the globe
  • 20 proprietary ATMs throughout LA and Orange Counties.  You will also retain access to nearly 30,000 CO-OP Network ATMs, including over 5,500 participating 
     7-Eleven stores
  • A best-in-class Digital Banking service including a mobile app with a 4.9 star app store rating. Access Zelle, credit scores, card services and more. 
  • Earn a great rate with High Yield Checking and High Yield Savings accounts.
  • Teen Checking and Southland Jr. Savers accounts. 
  • Meet with one of our mortgage loan consultants to discuss your home buying options. 
  • Schedule a free consultation with Southland Investment Services wealth advisors. 
  • Member Contact Center available Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m. and every Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Quickline available 24/7. 
  • Free and discounted services like auto buying, insurance, trust and estate planning, tax services and more. 
  • A complete line of financial products and services, including checking accounts, savings accounts, certificates, money market accounts, vehicle loans, student loans, credit cards and home loans.