Helpful Resources

2-1-1 Los Angeles County

211 LA County is a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, formerly known as INFO LINE of Los Angeles. It is the largest information and referral (I&R) service in the nation, helping approximately 500,000 individuals and families in Los Angeles County each year, and is recognized nationally, throughout the state, and in Canada for its leadership in the field.       

Phone: 211
Website: 211 LA County

Boys and Girls Club – San Gabriel Valley

The mission of the Boys & Girls Club of San Gabriel Valley is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those from disadvantaged circumstances, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens. 

Phone: 626-442-5470

Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities is committed in collaborating with diverse communities, providing services to the poor and vulnerable, promoting human dignity and advocating for social justice.

Phone: 626-575-7652
Website: Catholic Charities

East San Gabriel Valley Coalition for the Homeless

The East San Gabriel Valley Coalition for the Homeless is an interfaith coalition of volunteers, incorporated in 1994 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The Coalition works with public agencies, private organizations, foundations, and ecumenical groups in the community to serve the needs of the homeless and those at risk of homelessness.

Phone: 626-333-7204
Website:East San Gabriel Valley coalition for the Homeless

El Monte/South El Monte Emergency Resources Association

10900 Mulhall Street
El Monte, CA 91731
Phone: 626-444-7269

Resources for the Disability

Disability.gov is the federal government website for comprehensive information on disability programs and services in communities nationwide. The site links to more than 14,000 resources from federal, state and local government agencies; academic institutions; and nonprofit organizations. New information is added daily across 10 main subject areas – Benefits, Civil Rights, Community Life, Education, Emergency Preparedness, Employment, Health, Housing, Technology and Transportation. 

Website: U.S. Department of Labor: Disability

LA County Housing Resource Center

Find affordable rental housing units throughout Los Angeles County.

Website: Housing LA County

LA County Helps

Helps residents understand social services programs and locate resources, including special needs and emergency housing.

Phone: 877-428-8844
Website: LA County Helps

Volunteers of America – Greater Los Angeles

Since 1896, Volunteers of America has supported and empowered America's most vulnerable groups, including veterans, at-risk youth, the frail elderly, men and women returning from prison, homeless individuals and families, people with disabilities, and those recovering from addictions. Our work touches the mind, body, heart — and ultimately the spirit — of those we serve, integrating our deep compassion with highly effective programs and services.

4501 Santa Anita Avenue
El Monte, CA 91731
Phone: 626-442-4357
Website: Volunteers of America

Neighborhood Housing Services (NHS) of Los Angeles County

Neighborhood Housing Services of Los Angeles County (NHS) serves as a catalyst for local residents, business and government representatives to work together to build stronger neighborhoods, improve the quality of life for low to moderate income families of modest means and to revitalize communities into neighborhoods of choice.

NHS strengthens communities through the development and maintenance of quality affordable housing, creation and preservation of affordable homeownership opportunities, support of local leaders, providing financial education and increasing the financial independence of families and people in need. NHS delivers its programs and services through a business-like approach in the following five program areas:

  • Affordable Mortgage Lending
  • Construction Services and Management
  • Homeownership Promotion and Preservation (Financial Education)
  • Mission-Driven Real Estate Services
  • Neighborhood Revitalization and Advocacy

3926 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 200
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: 888-895-2647
Website: Neighborhood Housing Services