If you are experiencing difficulties making your rental or utility payments there are a number of non-profit organizations that offer assistance. Listed below are some of the ones we know with their contact information. Many get funds at different times and do run out. Therefore, you can expect that you may have to contact numerous agencies before being able to receive assistance. The internet is also a valuable tool in locating other assistance programs.

1200 W 7th St #100
Los Angeles, CA 90017
1 (844) 944-1868

Emergency Renters Assistance Program


PO Box 515407
Los Angeles, CA 90051 6707
(800) 342-5397

  • LADWP CARES Utility Grant Assistance Program
  • Low Income Discount Program
  • Payment Arrangements


PO BOX 1626
Monterey Park, CA 91754-8626

SoCal Gas CARE Program

  • Offers discount on utility bills


, CA
(323) 587-4221

Several locations throughout LA County including in Santa Monica and Huntington Park, offers numerous assistance programs. Programs offered include utility and rent assistance, and help for medications. 323-587-4221. Additional Salvation Army offices are also located in Compton, Whittier, South Central Los Angeles Office, and Lancaster California.

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, CA
2-1-1 or (toll free) (800) 339-6993

211 LA County is a non-profit organization operating one of the largest resource lines in the nation. It connects residents of Los Angeles County to comprehensive social services and disaster support. It coordinates health and human services for individuals and families, including shelters, meals, autism screening, veterans’ services, substance abuse programs, health care, mental health services and access to jobs.

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