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March 20, 2020 | April 07, 2020 | 4,960 total views
Government Benefits

Food and Grocery Programs in LA County

  • NOTE: All DPSS offices are temporarily closed to the public until further notice; however, they are continuing to provide services through their website and call centers.

  • Customers can apply for the following benefits online through the Your Benefits Now website or by Calling the DPSS Customer Service Center at (866) 613-3777.

  1. Food Benefit Program for individuals and families: CalFresh
  2. Food and Grocery Programs in Los Angeles County by Service Planning Area (Region of LA County)
Seniors Meals
  • Meal programs are continuing to operate and people are allowed to go pick up food there. Click here for sites.
  • If you receive meals from one of the City of LA's multipurpose centers, you can now have up to a week's worth of food delivered to reduce the number of deliveries and needed interactions.
  • WDACS Community and Senior Centers Senior Lunch Programs
  • Seniors in Lynwood, Compton, South Gage, Watts who need food delivery
    • Call Greater Emmanuel Temple:  424-296-0400
    • Tues-Fri 9am-12pm
  • NANDC ( Senior meals, mobility issues, Food delivery, Adults w/Special needs)
    • (888) 902-3011 Ext. 4749. www.NANDC.org
  • Senior Meals for Florence/Firestone Area
    • (323) 749-7246
Senior Grocery Shopping
  • All 41 Northgate Markets will be open exclusively for seniors from 7 a.m.-8 a.m. starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020. More information here.
  • All Vallarta supermarkets will be open for seniors and disabled people and people who are pregnant from 7 a.m.-8 a.m. beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020.
  • Senior Shopping Hour at Grocery Outlet in Altadena (2270 Lake Ave, Altadena, CA 91001) Shopping for seniors only from 7 a.m.-8 a.m. every day starting Thursday, March 19, 2020. More information here.
  • All Super A Markets will open one hour early for Seniors 65 years and up to shop from 7 a.m.-8 a.m. More information here.
Children and Youth (0-17) Food
  • LAUSD is still giving out food for takeaway. List of Grab and Go LAUSD centers is here.
  • List of all Alliance Campuses serving food from March 16-27 on weekdays from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. (for Alliance Charter School Scholars only). More information here.
  • Free breakfast (7:30-9:30 a.m.), lunch (11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.), and dinner (4:30-6:30) for all LAUSD students starting Monday, March 16, 2020 at 2301 Bellevue Ave., Los Angeles 90026. More information here.
  • Beginning Monday, March 16th, Hugo’s kids menu will be free for guests 12 and under throughout the LAUSD closure. More information here.
  • Los Angelitos Bakery is offering one free bread to each child, aged 5-13 years old, Monday-Friday from 12 p.m.-2 p.m. More information here.
  • Starting Monday, March 16, 2020, the city of Lynwood is offering supper meals for kids ages 1-18. More information here.
  • Free Breakfast Burritos for children ages 6-12 years old. Pick up Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-8 a.m.
    • Toast: 11119 First Ave., LA
    • The Benediction: 17501 Colima Road, City of Industry
    • The Dylan: 190 S. State College Blvd, Brea
  • Free Meals for Children Ages 5-17. Breakfast, lunch, and snacks. Please bring a School ID. This is for any child in the community. This will occur from 3/18/20-3/27/20 from 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. The location will be from TEACH Academy. 10045 S. Western. Los Angeles, CA 90047. If you have any questions, call 562-665-6263. More information here.
LAUSD Free educational resources: achieve.lausd.net