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.
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.