Helpful & Free Resources

Foothill Unity Center helps individuals and families in need with programs that focus on: Food, Health, Crisis Case Management, Job Development, Housing and Homeless services.

  • Office Hours: MON – FRI, 9AM to 4:30PM
  • Food Distributions Times >>
  • Ask us about our Programs: Food, Health, Crisis Case Management, Job Development, Housing and Homeless services.
  • Ask us about our Other Services: Pet Food Bank and Vet Clinics, Mobile Showers, Community Nutritious Garden, Free Health Screenings, free on-site Covid testing and vaccines, Health & Wellness Workshops, Annual Health Fair and Dental Clinic, Back to School Program, Thanksgiving and Holiday Distributions,
  • Visit our Get Help Page or call us Today at 626-358-3486 to learn more

Other Free & Useful Community Resources

General Useful Resources:

Utilities/Transport Resources:

COVID-19 Resources:

Legal Aid

Financial Resources

  • Financial Empowerment: Financial Coaching/Management, Tax credits, Increasing Savings, Credit Counceling, Energy Assistance, Access to supportive services (e.g. CalFresh, CAPI, SSI, WIC, TANF, etc.) > LEARN MORE>>
  • California Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC), no social security needed: LEARN MORE>>
  • California Middle Class Tax Refund program LEARN MORE>>
  • LA County DPSS Department of Public Social Services Cash Assistance Prpgrams for Low Income LEARN MORE>>
  • ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions A nonprofit organization offering credit card debt relief counseling. LEARN MORE>>

Health/Benefits Resources:

  • Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS): Access to Medi-Cal and other LA County No-Cost/Low-Cost programs LEARN MORE>>
  • My Health LA (MHLA) is a Free health care program for low-income individuals who live in LA County (26 – 49 years old and unable to get health insurance). LEARN MORE>>

Mental Health Resources:

Domestic Violence/Pregnancy/Child Care Support:

  • Elizabeth House – Crisis pregnancy home for women 18+ with children under 5 , counseling, life skills education. LEARN MORE>>
  • Angel Step Inn Domestic Violence Emergency Shelter – domestic violence services & shelter, treatment for substance, shelter. LEARN MORE>>
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program.  Pregnant women and children under age 5 receive nutrition support at WIC. LEARN MORE>>
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline. LEARN MORE>>
  • Domestic Violence Legal Services. LEARN MORE>>
  • Peace Over Violence; Domestic violence, rape, counceling, legal advice, case management. LEARN MORE>>
  • YWCA of San Gabriel Valley Domestic Violence Program – domestic violence services, shelter and support services for women of all ages. LEARN MORE>>
  • The Child Care Resource Center (CCRC) -Subsidized Child Care, Head-start Pre-school LEARN MORE>>
  • LACOE Head Start and Early Learning Division offers acomprehensive prenatal-to-five early learning program and pregnancy support LEARN MORE>>

Immigrant Resources

  • LA County Office of Immigrant Affairs (Assistance with food, health, immigration/citizenship, rent control, housing, income, transportation, education,   LEARN MORE>>
  • Enrollment to government benefit programs, including health insurance through Medi-Cal or Covered California, utility bill assistance to low-income households, and naturalization form assistance for citizenship. LEARN MORE>>

Housing/Homeless Resources:

Employment Support, Training & Resources

  • LA:RISE – Over 40 partners providing transitional employment and support services LEARN MORE>>
  • HireUP – career pathway program for job-ready adults who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, with paid employment skills training & wrap around services LEARN MORE>>
  • Careers for a Cause – 8 week program prepares students for a career in social services, students receive support and a stipend. LEARN MORE>>
  • Job Corps – FREE training, residential living option, meals, allowance, child care, get high school diploma, job support services LEARN MORE>>
  • Career-one-stop – source for career exploration, training & jobs LEARN MORE>>
  • Support Solutions Homeless Services LEARN MORE>>
  • America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM (AJCC) LEARN MORE>>
  • Apprenticeship Opportunities through the “I Built It!” website at the Department of Industrial Relations.LEARN MORE>>

Emergency Shelters:


790 W Chestnut Ave., Monrovia | (626) 358-3486

MONDAYS: 9am-11:30am 

WEDNESDAYS: 9am to 11:30am

FRIDAYS: 9am to 11:30am


191 N Oak Ave., Pasadena | (626) 584-7420

TUESDAYS: 9am to 11:30am

WEDNESDAYS: 9am to 11:30am

FRIDAYS: 9am to 11:30am


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