Temporary Financial Assistance

Temporary Financial Assistance ( Veterans, Females )


The agency provides services for female veterans in the state of California. Services include case/care management, child care expense assistance, specialized information and referrals, and undesignated temporary financial assistance. Applicants must verify continuous 2-year residence in California or recent return from out of state or overseas duty. There are no geographic restrictions.

Eligible applicants must be an honorably discharged female veteran. Proof of residency in the state of CA for at least two consecutive years is required unless proof of recent return from out of state or overseas duty is provided. Applicant must be currently employed or in school. Income eligibility will be determined on a case-by-case basis.

Temporary assistance may be provided in the form of a grant or a no-interest loan. Assistance is temporary and provided once per year per applicant.

Emergency subsidization services include temporary assistance with rent, rental deposits, utilities, and household goods. Services may also include emergency funds for basic needs such as medication or other unforeseen need.

Childcare assistance may include summer day camp scholarships at select LAUSD K-6th grade campuses. A stipend program is also available for eligible female veterans with children ages birth to five years old; stipends are paid directly to licensed care providers.

Case management services include pre-screening and needs assessment. Home visits may be performed by a Program Coordinator. Services may include enrollment in the Care Club program which includes monthly phone calls and holiday baskets.

Information and referral services include referrals to other veteran's benefit associations and Military Women in Need affiliates. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call, email or visit the website for information to apply. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for service.
Service Condition Fee


Documentation Required

ID Required


Proof of Income


Proof of Residence



(866) 425-8096


(310) 993-8463
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