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COVID-19 Los Angeles Mass Resource List (non-editable)

This document was created by people who are committed to our community’s health :-) As long as it is done to help others, you are welcome to add resources or copy them.

coronavirus, california, mutual aid

We have moved this guide to a webpage version in collaboration with One Degree: As of April 6, 2020 please refer to the 1degree guide (updated daily). Our new webpage version will be more accessible to the growing number of viewers and more mobile-friendly. Thank you!

This document was created by a group of Master's of Public Health students at Cal State Los Angeles who noticed the need to consolidate all relevant resources into one site. We have partnered with One Degree to increase our capacity to better serve our community.

Click the link above to see our collaborative Resource Guide.

Covid19 Los Angeles Community Resources

Our shortened url is

Last updated: Sunday, April 6, 2020 at 10:45am.

Translations: Español (| Farsi

Other Resource Guides: Orange County I | Orange County II


** All restaurants (sit in), gym, fitness studios, theaters, and bars closed starting MONDAY, MARCH 16 at 12am** (Read more here)

Effective Monday, March 16th, LA County Department of Parks and Recreation will cancel programs and gatherings larger than 10 people.

**Mayor Eric Garcetti has issued a “Safer at Home” emergency order — ordering all residents of the City of Los Angeles to stay inside their residences, and immediately limit all movement outside of their homes beyond what is absolutely necessary to take care of essential needs. The Order goes into effect immediately after midnight, starting at 11:59 p.m., Thursday, March 19, 2020. To see what you can and should not do, please click here.

Table of Contents


Children and Youth (0-17)

Adults (18-64)

Eldery (65+)

Grocery Shopping Hours for the elderly and other at-risk populations

Undocumented Community

Trans/Queer Relief

Incarcerated Individuals

Unhoused Community



Employment Issues

Paid Family Leave

Disability Benefits/Paid Sick Leave

Unemployment Benefits

Worker’s Compensation

Tax Assistance

Resources Based on Type of Employment

Impacted Businesses



Government Contracting

Lay-Off Aversion

Best Practices

Service Planning Areas

SPA 1: Antelope Valley

SPA 2: San Fernando Valley

SPA 3: San Gabriel Valley

SPA 4: Metro

SPA 5: West

SPA 6: South

SPA 7: East

SPA 8: South Bay



WIC Services

Mental Health

Holistic Health

Domestic Violence

Child Support Services

Child Care


Alcoholics Anonymous/Substance Abuse

Legal Issues


Other Resources


Categories under this heading include: food*, housing, health, transportation, general resources and education and are separated into four general categories: children and youth, adults, elderly, the undocumented community, the trans and/or queer community, incarcerated individuals, the homeless/houseless community and veterans.

* Food for all:

* For the closest food pantry/bank to you, visit:

Los Angeles Food Bank Pantry Locator

Children and Youth (0-17)

* Food: Free meals for LAUSD students

* Los Angeles Unified School District

* Meals for youth up to age 18. Meals to be picked-up.

* See pick-up sites

* Hours: Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 10 a.m

* More info: Latest News / Resources for Families During School Closures

* Food: Free meals for Alliance Charter School Students

* Alliance College-Ready Public Schools

* Meals to be picked-up.

* See pick-up sites

* More info: Alliance Schools: Latest News on COVID-19

* Food: Free meals for Compton Unified School District (CUSD) students

* Compton Unified School District

* 2-3 meals for youth up to age 18 at no cost. Meals to be picked-up. Beginning Tuesday, March 31, 2020, CUSD will be moving to multi-day meal service.

* CUSD pick-up sites

* Hours: Breakfast provided Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m to 8:30 a.m and lunch provided Monday through Friday from

* More info: Latest News / Resources for Families During School Closures

* Food: Free meals for Inglewood Unified School District students

* Inglewood Unified School District

* Children ages 2-19 may visit any of the sites to receive a take-home meal. Pick up only.

* IUSD pick-up sites and times

* Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:30am to 11:30am*

* More info: Inglewood Unified COVID-19 Updates

* Food: Free packaged meals for Hawthorne School District students

* Hawthorne School District

* Students ages 0-18 can pick up free packaged breakfast and lunch 10am-12pm on weekdays at four school sites. Children must be present to receive meals.

* HSD pick-up sites

* More info: Hawthorne School District COVID-19 Updates or contact Nutrition Services Department at (310) 263-3990

* Free meals for LAUSD students

* Dream Center

* Meals to be picked-up

* Location: 2301 Bellevue Ave., Los Angeles CA 90026

* Hours: Monday through Sunday, 7:30am to 6:30pm

* More info: Dream Center Food Program starts Monday, March 16

* Free meals for kids 12 years old and under

* Hugo’s Restaurants

* Free meals for guests 12 years old and under. Meals to be picked up.

* Locations:

* 12851 Riverside Dr., Valley Village, CA 91607

* 8401 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069

* More info: Free meals starting Monday, March 16th

* Food: Starting Monday, March 16, 2020, kids 12 and under can eat for free at El Torito Restaurants

(For more information, click here!)

* Food: Free Breakfast Burritos for children ages 6-12 years old. Pick up Monday-Friday 7am-8am

* Toast: 11119 first ave los angeles ca

* The Benediction: 17501 Colima Road, City of Industry

* The Dylan: 190 S. State College Blvd, Brea

* Food: Gus’s locations in Mid-City, Long Beach, Burbank, and Santa Ana are providing free meals to all school-aged children from noon to 8 p.m. everyday.

(Fore more information, click here!)

* Food: Prime Pizza is providing meals for LAUSD children starting March 17, 2020.

(For more information, click here!)

* General resources: Penny Lane Drop-in centers provide temporary safety and basic support for Severely Emotionally Distubed (SED) and Severe and Persistently Mentally Ill (SPMI) transitional age youth (ages 16 to 25) who are living on the streets or in unstable living conditions.

* Get access to showers, meals, clothing, computer/internet access, DVD & games, Peer Support groups, linkage to mental health and case management services, linkage to substance abuse treatment info, educational services, employment assistance, and housing assistance

* More info: here and here

* Penny Lane Centers / With a Little Help From My Friends: 323-353-6118, 5628 E. Slauson Ave., Commerce, CA 90040

* Good Seed Youth Drop-in Center: 855-968-8452, 2814 W. MLK Jr. Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90008

* Penny Lane Centers / Yellow Submarine: 661-361-1454, 43520 Division St., Lancaster, CA 93535

* The Village Family Services: 818-755-8786, 6801 Coldwater Canyon Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91606

* Pacific Clinics / HOPE Youth Centers: 626-337-3828, 13001 Ramona Blvd., Suite 1, Irwindale, CA 91706

* Los Angeles LGBT Center / Youth Center on Highland: 323-860-2280 or 888-255-2429, 1220 N. Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038

* Step-Up on Second Street / Daniel’s Place: 310-394-6889, 1328 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401

* Good Seed on Pine Yout Drop-In Center: 855-968-8452, 1230 Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813

* Education: Free access to Spectrum Broadband and Wi-Fi For 60 Days For New K-12 and College Student Households

(For more information, click here!)

* Education: Free access to L’il Libros worksheets for kids

(For more information, click here!)

* Education: Starting Monday, March 16, students in Pre-K through 12th grade will have the opportunity to access free, educational PBS daytime programming designated for each grade level weekdays

(For more information, click here!)

* Education: FB Group for parents to get support with home learning

* Education: MIND Research Institute is offering no cost access to a free math instructional program for students in grades K-8

(For more information, click here!)

* Education: Scholastic offers free, online learning experiences for kids of all ages

(For more information, click here!)

* Education: PBS offers free educational daytime programming designated for K-12 each through the following channels:

* Pre-K - 3rd grade on PBS SoCal

* Pre-K - 12th grade on KLCS

* 9th - 12th grade on KCET

* (For more info: click here!)

* Education: Free indoor Activities for Kids (in english only): For more information, click here!

* Education: Virtual Trips

* San Diego Zoo: San Diego Zoo has a website just for kids with amazing videos, activities, and games. Enjoy the tour!

* Yellowstone National Park Virtual Field Trip: Mud Volcano, Mammoth Hot Springs, and so much more: Yellowstone National Park!

* MARS!!!: Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover They are updating from WEBVR to WEBXR now, but 360 Mode offers a digital view!

* Animal Cameras : Live Cams at the San Diego Zoo, Monterey Bay Aquarium live cams, Panda Cam at Zoo Atlanta, 6 Animal Cams at Houston Zoo, Georgia Aquarium has Jellyfish, Beluga Whales, and more

* Virtual Farm TourFarmFood 360 offers / ofrece 11 Virtual Tours of farms from minks, pigs, and cows, to apples and eggs

* Discovery Education Virtual Field Trips A few of the field trip topics include: Polar Bears and the Tundra, Social Emotional Skills, STEM, Manufacturing

* The Louvre:Travel to Paris, France to see amazing works of art at The Louvre with this virtual field trip

* The Great Wall of China: This Virtual Tour of the Great Wall of China is beautiful and makes history come to life.

* Boston Children’s Museum: Walk throug

COVID-19 Los Angeles Mass Resource List (non-editable)
Tags Coronavirus, California, Mutual aid
Type Google Doc
Published 10/01/2021, 13:45:08


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