- Resources - Individuals
Resources - Individuals/Employees
Valuable information and resources for individuals, families, workers, and employees directly impacted by COVID-19, including financial relief, mental health assistance, and personal services available for the most vulnerable in our community.
Food, meals, and Essential Services
- Boys and Girls Club of Malibu (BGCM) and Waveside Church offer FREE delivery of food and essential services to seniors and most vulnerable families. Schedule: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Call 310-457-2582, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.BGCMalibu.org. .
- Malibu Foundation and Mighty Underdogs (MUD) are will run errands and provide free delivery to seniors and those most vulnerable. More info and registration at www.TheMalibuFoundation.org/cv19
- Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) is providing free breakfast and lunch for students under 18, with an adult or guardian, or high school students that drive themselves, during spring break (April 6-17). Drive-thru pickup weekdays 8:00 AM -10:00 AM at: Santa Monica High School, McKinley Elementary, Will Rogers Learning Community in Santa Monica and Webster Elementary in Malibu. Meals will not be served in observance of two holiday dates: April 10 and 13.
- Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) has 60 Grab ‘n Go Food Centers across LA providing free, nutritious meals for students. Open weekdays from 7:00-10:00 AM. Details, including food center locations at https://achieve.lausd.net/resources.
- Meals on Wheels West delivers food and hygiene kits to seniors or people living with disabilities. To register, email clientservices@MealsonWheelsWest.org or call 310 394-5133 ext. 1. www.MealsOnWheelsWest.org
- Malibu supermarkets are opening for safe, convenient, seniors-only shopping.
- Whole Foods - 7:00-8:00 AM
- Ralphs 7:00-7:30 AM
- Vintage Market 6:30-8:00 AM
- Pavilions 6:00-7:00 AM
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE – INDIVIDUALS/families/WORKERS
The County of Los Angeles has established a one-stop page for financial resources for residents at https://lacounty.gov/covid19-news/financial-resources-for-residents-impacted-by-covid-19.
- NEW - The Jewish Free Loan Association offers interest-free and fee-free loans that can be turned around in a matter of days to folks impacted by coronavirus, for anything from everyday expenses to childcare to lost wages. Applicants do not need to be Jewish. https://www.jfla.org/coronavirus-loans
- NEW - The USBG National Charity Foundation is offering loans to bartenders who may be out of work. https://www.usbgfoundation.org/beap
- NEW - Financial assistance for freelance artists. https://covid19freelanceartistresource.wordpress.com
- NEW - One Fair Wage offers cash assistance to service workers and tipped workers. https://ofwemergencyfund.org/help
- NEW - Restaurants Care is offering grants for restaurant workers who have tested positive for COVID-19 or who have been quarantined. https://calrestfoundation.org/restaurantscare
- NEW - Children of Restaurant Employees is offering funds to restaurant workers who have tested positive for COVID-19 and have children at home. https://coregives.typeform.com/to/SnZmOQ
- NEW - Americans for the Arts has a list of organizations offering funding and grants for artists. https://www.americansforthearts.org/by-topic/disaster-preparedness/coronavirus-covid-19-resource-and-response-center
- NEW - The National Domestic Workers Alliance has set up a fund for in-home care workers, nannies and house cleaners. https://domesticworkers.org/coronavirus-care-fund
Savi and Student Debt Crisis are offering help to people who are having trouble paying their student loans because of the coronavirus’ impact to their income. https://crisishelp.bysavi.com/
Laid off or hours reduced? You may be eligible for Unemployment Insurance through the State of CA Employment Development Department (EDD) at www.EDD.ca.gov/Unemployment
- LA County Rapid Response services are available for businesses and their workers who are impacted by layoffs. Connect with benefits, unemployment insurance and other services by email to Bizdev@wdacs.lacounty.gov.
- Unable to work because you have or were exposed to COVID-19? You may be eligible for State Disability benefits through EDD. EDD.ca.gov/Disability
- Need time off to care for children or family members impacted by COVID-19 or County or State orders to remain at home? You may be eligible for Paid Family Leave (PFL) through EDD. EDD.ca.gov/Disability/Paid_Family_Leave.htm
- Los Angeles Economic Development Corp (LAEDC) is available to help businesses, nonprofits and other employers, as well as the LA County workforce respond to the challenges of COVID-19 to keep jobs and businesses going, as well as protect health in the community.Visit LAEDC.org/coronavirus.
- Information on price gouging
SBA ANNOUNCES AUTOMATIC LOAN DEFERMENTS FROM PREVIOUS DISASTERS
On March 23, US Small Business Administration (SBA) Director Jovita Carranza announced changes to help borrowers still paying back SBA loans from previous disasters. By making this change, deferments through December 31, 2020, will be automatic. Now, borrowers of home and business disaster loans do not have to contact SBA to request deferment.Learn more at www.SBA.gov
Assistance for Immigrants / ASISTENCIA PARA INMIGRANTES
La Oficina de Asuntos de Inmigrantes del Condado de Los Angeles (OIA) y el Departamento de Servicios Sociales Públicos (DPSS, por sus millones) ofrecen asistencia a inmigrantes preocupados o afectados por COVID-19.
- COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions/Preguntas frecuentes (FAQ) - Spanish
- COVID-19 FAQ - English
- LA County DPSS Customer Alert/Info
- Manipulacion de precios