Arcadia, CA
Child Care

Free diapers, clothing, formula plus free and reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 38 child care programs in the Arcadia, California area.

Care.com

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Arcadia , CA 91006

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Care.com is a safe and trusted conduit that offers families and care providers in Arcadia , CA a chance to easily connect, share care giving experiences, and get advice. The company addresses the different care needs a family may go through the life cycle; be it child care, special needs care, tutoring, senior care, pet care, housekeeping and more. The service enables families to find and select the best care possible based on detailed profiles, background checks, and references for hundreds of thousands of mom and families.

Additional Services:
Low and reduced cost childcare in Arcadia , CA.

Area Served:
Arcadia , CA


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Arcadia Welfare And Thrift Shop

1 Miles Away

323 N. First St.
Arcadia, CA 91006
(626) 447-6864

Services:
The program provides used clothing for Arcadia residents and for homeless people who are in the area. Clothing is available for men, women and children. Used clothing is provided from the agency's thrift shop. People may be served more than once depending upon their circumstances. The service is restricted to Arcadia and surrounding area residents.

Hours:
Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 12:00 noon. SERVICE HOURS : Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 11:45am.

Eligibility:
Walk in to apply.

Area Served:
Arcadia

Additional Services:
Food Assistance Rent And Utility Assistance Housing Assistance

Documents To Bring:
ID for the head of household and proof of residence are required.



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Ecumenical Council Of Pasadena Area Congregations

6 Miles Away

444 E. Washington Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91104
(626) 797-6072
(626) 797-2402

Services:
The program provides supplemental groceries consisting of frozen food, canned goods, peanut butter, dry products including cereal, rice, beans and pasta, and powdered milk. Bread and fresh produce is provided when available; infant formula and baby food may also be available. Assistance may be provided on an ongoing basis, once per week.

Hours:
Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Intake on Wednesday only, distribution hours for ongoing emergency food are Tuesday and Wednesday, 10:00am to 3:00pm.

Eligibility:
Applicants must meet federal low-income guidelines.

Area Served:
Services are restricted to Altadena, Pasadena, Sierra Madre, La Canada-Flintridge, La Crescenta, San Gabriel, San Marino or South Pasadena residents.

Documents To Bring:
Walk in to apply. For first time applicants, proof of income and ID for head of household and ID for all family members are required.



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Altadena Seventh-day Adventist Church

8 Miles Away

2609 N. Lincoln Ave.
Altadena, CA 91001
(626) 794-3953
(626) 797-8544

Services:
The agency provides personal goods for anyone in need in Altadena. Services include bedding/linen, clothing and toys/toy loan. The program provides clothing for men, women and children. Sizes and styles depends on donations. Bedding, linen and toys are also provided, based on availability. There are no geographic restrictions.

Hours:
Thursday, 9:00am to 12:00 noon.

Eligibility:
Call to apply for service.

Area Served:
Countywide - All Zips



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Hands Ministry, The

9 Miles Away

151 E. Orange Grove Blvd. Coleman James Learning Center
Pasadena, CA 91103
(626) 275-2607

Services:
The agency provides personal goods for people who live in Pasadena. Services include clothing. The agency provides clothing in all sizes including children's clothes and baby clothes. Diapers are sometimes available depending on donations. There are geographic restrictions.

Hours:
Distribution is on the fourth Saturday of the month, 9:00am to 11:00am. Use For Refe

Eligibility:
Low income. Walk in for service.

Area Served:
PASADENA

Additional Services:
Food

Documents To Bring:
Proof of residence is required such as CAID, CADL and utility bill. Services are provided on a first come, first serve basis.



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Assistance League Of Covina Valley

10 Miles Away

636 E. San Bernardino Rd.
Covina, CA 91723
(626) 966-7550
(626) 332-6965

Services:
The program provides personal goods for families in crisis, school children and for victims of sexual assault through three programs. Services include clothes, school clothes and shoes. Geographic restrictions may apply to some services. The Operation School Bell program provides school clothing and shoes for school-age children, grades K through 5, who attend schools in the West Covina, Covina Valley, Azusa and Charter Oak School Districts. Most children are referred by school personnel. The Assault Survivor Kits(ASK) program provides clothing and hygiene items to the victims of rape and assault and is distributed through Project Sister, a non-profit agency located in Pomona. See the separate entry. AL Outreach program, in partnership with several local non-profit agencies, provides quality used articles of clothing from the Thrift Shop for families in crisis.

Hours:
Hours vary; call for information.

Eligibility:
Call for an appointment for the ASK or the AL outreach program. Operation School Bell may FAX or mail a clothing request form which is provided by the school nurse or school administrator.

Area Served:
San Gabriel Valley



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Fred Jordan Mission

14 Miles Away

445 Towne Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(626) 915-1981

Services:
The program provides personal goods to people in the Skid Row area, including people who are undocumented. Service includes used clothing and diapers. Diapers are provided based on donation. Services are targeted, but not restricted, to homeless men and families with children who live in the Skid Row area of downtown Los Angeles. Attendance at a religious service is required. There are no geographic restrictions.

Hours:
Monday through Sunday, 8:00am to 8:00pm.

Eligibility:
Walk in for Service.

Area Served:
Downtown Los Angeles

Additional Services:
Food



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Tujunga United Methodist Church

17 Miles Away

9901 Tujunga Canyon Blvd.
Tujunga, CA 91042
(818) 473-4185

Services:
The program provides emergency food for people in La Crescenta, Lake View Terrace, Montrose, Sunland and Tujunga, including people who are undocumented, who are homeless or who receive government assistance. The service area is restricted to the above communities and does not include Sun Valley. The church provides bags of groceries which include bread, peanut butter, canned food, packaged dried goods and staples. Baby food, infant formula and powdered milk are occasionally available. The amount of food varies with family size but is enough to last approximately three days. People are eligible for assistance once every month. Diapers are occasionally available for food recipients. People are provided three diapers at a time and can apply for this assistance every month. Services are restricted to La Crescenta, Lake View Terrace, Montrose, Sunland and Tujunga residents.

Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 11:00am to 1:00pm; 4th Saturday, 10:00am to 12:00pm

Eligibility:
Walk in to apply for service.

Area Served:
La Crescenta (LC) Montrose (MT) Sunland (SN) Lake View Terrace (SYL) Tujunga (TJ)

Additional Services:
Clothing

Documents To Bring:
Picture ID for all adults, proof of residence if not current on ID, and ID for all children are required.



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Burbank Temporary Aid Center

17 Miles Away

1304 W. Burbank Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91506
(818) 848-2822

Services:
The program provides emergency food for people who live in Burbank, including people who are homeless or undocumented. Assistance consists of groceries. The contents may vary, but usually include items such as canned goods, bread, rice, and dry milk; the amount of food varies with family size and usually is enough to three to five days. Baby food, infant formula and diapers are often available. People may be assisted six times per year. Services are restricted to Burbank residents. The program also provides sack lunches five days per week for people who are homeless in Burbank.

Hours:
Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; closed 12:00pm to 1:30pm.

Eligibility:
Call or walk in for service. Applicants are interviewed in person to determine eligibility.

Area Served:
Burbank

Additional Services:
Utility Assistance

Documents To Bring:
ID, proof of residence and proof of income are required. ID is not required for sack lunches.



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Sova Community Food And Resource Program

18 Miles Away

1140 N. La Brea Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(818) 988-7682

Services:
The program provides emergency food assistance for people with low income, who live in or near West Hollywood, West Los Angeles, and in the San Fernando Valley. Services include formula/baby food, occasional emergency food assistance, and ongoing emergency food assistance. The agency serves anyone, including people who are undocumented, homeless or who receive public assistance. Services are targeted, but not restricted to West Hollywood, West Los Angeles, and San Fernando Valley residents. There are no geographic restrictions. Emergency food includes a four to five day supply of canned and packaged food, bread, produce, and often, meat and dairy. Kosher, vegetarian, low salt and low sugar foods are available for those who request them. Formula and baby food are sometimes available.

Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10:00am to 1:30pm; second and fourth Sunday, 9:00am to 12:00 noon. First time clients must be at the food pantry half an hour before opening.

Eligibility:
Low income or anyone in need of assistance.

Area Served:
Countywide - All Zips

Additional Services:
Secondary Services Include Case Management, Counseling, And Information And Referral To Additional Social Services.

Documents To Bring:
First time applicants should arrive half an hour before the pantry opens. Bring an official picture ID for all adult family members; birth certificates are required for children.



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Salvation Army Corps Community Center - Pomona

18 Miles Away

490 E. La Verne Ave.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 623-1579

Services:
The program provides occasional emergency food assistance for families, couples and individuals who are in Pomona zip codes 91711, 91766, 91767 and 91768, and La Verne, zip codes 91750, 91773, 91765 and 91749, including people who are homeless. The typical bag or box of groceries includes canned goods, dry boxed foods, and meat (when available). Baby food is also provided when available. People may apply for food four times per year, depending on individual circumstances. Vouchers for meals are available one time only for people who are homeless.

Hours:
Intake and distribution hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday , 9:00am to 11:30am.

Eligibility:
Call to apply.

Area Served:
ZIP 91711 (91711) ZIP 91740 (91740) ZIP 91750 (91750) ZIP 91765 (91765) ZIP 91766 (91766) ZIP 91767 (91767) ZIP 91768 (91768) ZIP 91773 (91773)

Additional Services:
Clothing

Documents To Bring:
Picture ID for the head of the household, ID for all other family members, proof of residence and proof of income are required.



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