Ongoing Emergency Food Assistance

Ongoing Emergency Food Assistance


The program provides emergency food for anyone in Los Angeles County. Services include ongoing emergency food assistance and meals. Three meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner are served daily. Food boxes are distributed once per week. The mission primarily serves homeless people in the Skid Row area of Los Angeles. There are no geographic restrictions. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Walk in to apply for emergency food and for meals. People line up at meal times; all meals are to go. ID is not required. People line up as early as 30 minutes before the meals are served. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for service.
Application Procedure
Service Condition Fee




303 E. 5th St.

Los Angeles , CA 90013 (Physical)

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P.O. Box 54059

Los Angeles , CA 90054 (Mailing)

Service hours
Intake hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:00am to 12:00pm; distribution hours are Thursday, 9:00am to 9:30am.


(213) 629-0036

Service/Intake and Administration

(213) 629-1227 (213) 629-1227


(213) 629-1227 ext 301 (Volunteers) (213) 629-1227 ext 387 (Urban Training Institute)

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