LOCAL AID RESOURCES — LOS ANGELES
County Prohibits all residential and commercial evictions for nonpayment of rent, late fees and related costs caused by COVID-19
Through May 31st (and retroactive to March 4th)
Residents and businesses will also be protected from utility shutoffs and late fees. Residents and businesses have up to 6 months after May 31st to pay any back rent owed.
LADWP is offering extended payment plans online or over the phone at 1-800-DIAL-DWP.
Information on Unemployment Insurance
Offers relief to restaurant workers
Provides news, updates, tips to dealing with COVID-19
Sign up for LA Updates and alerts on COVID-19
Free meals at Grab and Go Food Centers
Relief from ABC
Explains what mayor's moratorium on eviction does and steps on what to do if landlord is trying to evict you
Information and access on how to apply and obtain health insurance for those without it during Special Enrollment Process
Provides social services and self-sufficiency programs. Also focuses on food and medical needs including medical counseling and referrals to specialists, nutrition, etc. Has senior programs as well. List of centers in Southern California available
Enter your address to find your local food pantry.
Map to find the closest LAUSD grab and go food distributor location
Industry Free Meals
Gus's, Prime Pizza and Sebastian's Los Angeles Gus’s Fried Chicken, Prime Pizza, and Sebastian’s Mediterranean Cuisine are serving those in need during the pandemic, specifically students on meal programs
Seven nights a week for the foreseeable future, Silverton and her team will prep 300 to-go meals each evening, with pickup hours of 5:30 to 8:30 pm, and meals limited to two per person (unless a guest is facing an emergency situation). Those in need should bring a valid ID and proof of recent restaurant employment, such as a paystub, and arrive as early as possible; meals will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.
The REACH program helps you pay for energy during a crisis. REACH provides an energy credit for up to $300 based on the past due bill (energy credit support is subject to funding availability). A non-profit organization runs the REACH program from 170 offices in Northern and Central California.
If you're having difficulty paying your gas bill during the winter, the Gas Assistance Fund (GAF) may be able to provide you, or someone you know, with a one-time grant for the amount of the gas bill, not to exceed $100.00.
Californians economically impacted by COVID-19 may receive 90-day grace periods to make mortgage payments
CARE and FERA are two programs we offer that can provide you with a monthly discount on your bill. Simply complete our application and we'll let you know if you qualify.
Family Electric Rate Assistance (FERA) - If you're not eligible for CARE, you may qualify for an 18% monthly bill discount through FERA. FERA is only open to households with three or more people. Qualification is based on income guidelines.
California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) - Offers a 30% or more monthly bill discount. Qualification is based on participation in certain public assistance programs or by income guidelines.
Energy Savings Assistance Program CA The Energy Savings Assistance Program (ESA) provides no-cost weatherization services to low-income households who meet the CARE income guidelines.
211 LA is the central source for providing information and referrals for all health and human services in LA County.
Online Application for Food Stamps
Many positions open at Trader Joe's
Ralph's hiring many new employees
Whole Foods hiring many new employees
Amazon said 3/16 that it needs to hire 100,000 people across the U.S. to keep up with a crush of orders as the coronavirus spreads and keeps more people at home, shopping online.
Dollar General is hiring
Together as IHC, we are bringing forth initiatives that we believe will benefit the entire hospitality community in LA. They may not precisely align with what your exact demands might be, but we strongly believe that the urgency to join together as ONE unit will benefit each of us with more immediacy. We are better and stronger together, and our influence more powerful, so legislation CANNOT ignore us, and legislation WILL listen to us in this urgent time of need.
Everytable is offering meals to all Angelenos in need, including food distribution for seniors who need food brought to their homes, food for students and food for groups.
TEACH Academy of Technologies is offering free meals for pick-up to all children ages 5 through 17, with a valid student ID from any school. Meals are provided between 9:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
El Torito restaurants are offering free (take-out only) meals to all kids ages 12 and under.
Acapulco Restaurant y Cantina is offering free (take-out only) meals to kids ages 12 and under at all their locations.
Hugo's kid's menu will be free for guests 12 and under throughout the LAUSD closure.
LA Dream Center in Silver Lake is providing free meals for all LAUSD students from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Employees Only will be passing out free “staff meal” kits for all hospitality employees from 5pm-8pm. -Pick up address: 7953 Santa Monica Blvd West Hollywood 90046. Look for the white building with the green awning. -There will be 100 meals available each night until we are no longer able to sustain this financially