The following are programs/resources that families living independently may be eligible to receive.
AT & T – Accessibility Resources
1(800) 772-3140 (voice only)
1(800) 651-5111 (TTY only)
1(800) 400-6868 (Spanish voice andTTY)
Adaptive telecommunication equipment.
California Assistive Technology System (CATS)
800-900-0707 TTY Equipment
100 G Street #100
Sacramento, CA 95814
Information on obtaining assistive devices andservices.
California Relay Service
Dial 711 to reach the California Relay Service (CRS). Dialing 711 is for everyone, not just those who have difficulty hearing on a st and”;var t4=””ard telephone. Friends, family, andbusiness contacts can dial 711 for relay calls, too.
Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)
California Department of Community Services andDevelopment
Utility payment assistance for residents of California.
Phone lines are open Monday thru Friday, 8:30 am to 12:30 pm andfrom 1:00 pm to 3:00pm
Legal Aid of Santa Monica/ City of Santa Monica Human Services Dept.
Special Santa Monica Task Force to help persons who reside in Santa Monica in subsidized housing andneed assistance with l and”;var t4=””lords.
Los Angeles Department of Public Social Services (DPSS)
128 Crossroads Parkway South
City of Industry, CA 91746-3411
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – Monday thru Thursday 7:00am to 6:00 pm
General information on CalWORKS (AFDC), food stamps, Medi-Cal, IHSS andGeneral Relief (GR).
In-Home Support Services (IHSS): 888-944-4477 Applications/Service/Intake
Los Angeles County Social Services
2707 S. Gr andAve
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Meals on Wheels West for People & PETS
No matter why a person is unable to leave home, a recent hospital stay, poor health, accident or disability, they often face the major difficulties of poor nutrition, limited mobility andisolation. Meals On Wheels West is a part of the solution. We deliver medically appropriate meals anda wellness check to our homebound clients.
Many Meals On Wheels West clients enjoy the companionship of pets. People with pets feel less isolated, are happier andhealthier. Meals On Wheels West cares andhelps keep our clients andtheir beloved companions together.
Meals on Wheels
For elderly anddisabled persons who are unable to cook for themselves. Persons may qualify for meals to be delivered to their home. The delivery times andcosts will vary. Contact the city located near you.
Public Health Foundation -Women, Infants, Children (WIC) Program
Los Angeles County Health Services
12781 Schabarum Ave
Irwindale, CA 91706
A supplemental food program providing nutrition, education andcoupons for purchasing specific foods. Program serves low income pregnant women, infants andsmall children.
Supplemental Security Income (SSI)/SSA, Social Security Administration – Provides monthly financial support to eligible persons.
Generally, the Social Security Administration office does not publish direct telephone numbers to local offices. They ask that you call them toll free at 1(800) SSA-1213, for TTY 1(800)325-0778).
The following offices are located in the area WRC serves –
230 E. Spruce Ave.
11500 W. Olympic Blvd, suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90064