Emergency Financial Resources

Angeleno Card

Angeleno Card – financial assistance for in-need households via no-fee prepaid cards.

Restaurant, Bar and Food Services

Unemployment Claims

File a California Unemployment Claim:

English 800-300-5616
Spanish 800-326-8937
Cantonese 800-547-3506
Mandarin 866-303-0706,
Vietnamese 800-547-2058
TDD 800-815-9387

Employment Assistance

Utility/Bill Pay Assistance

  • 211  Dial 211 and ask for bill pay assistance services.
  • Salvation Army – Offers utility payment assistance once per year. Call (323)263-7577.
  • SoCalGas  SoCalGas announced they will not disconnect services to customers who can’t pay their gas bills.
  • Southern California Edison – Will not disconnect services to customers who are unable to pay their bill. In partnership with United Way, offers one-time energy assistance and bill pay of up to $100 dollars. Visit their Energy Assistance Fund.

Social Security Benefits/Employment Support


Child Support

Support for Businesses/Workers