LOS ANGELES COVID-19 RESOURCES

A Message from the POPS Family

Below are some resources for those who reside in the Los Angeles area. Please keep in mind that these resources may change over time so it is important to try and stay as updated as possible. Remember to stay safe, wear a mask and support local buisnesses.

If you have any questions or other helpful links and information that could be useful to anyone during this time, please feel free to contact alexis@popsclubs.org.

Stay safe, healthy, and sane.

With love,

the POPS family

LAUSD Grab & Go Food Centers

60 Resource Centers will be open 7 am – 10 am weekdays to provide 2 grab & go meals to each child to take home. Locations of the 60 centers can be found on the LAUSD website. Click below for resource center locations and the latest information.

More Info

FOOD & MEALS

* LA Dream Center: Free Meals for students 7:30AM – 6:30PM. Walk up or drive by

                                  2301 Bellevue Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90026

* St. Francis Food Pantry: Wed/Thur/Sat: 11AM – 12:30PM 

                                  1835 S. Hope St. Los Angeles, CA 90015 

* Hollywood Food Coalition: Salvation Army – The Way In. Dinner 6:30PM – 8:00PM

                                 5939 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90028

DIGITAL RESOURCES

There are many digital resources you can access 24/7, no matter where you are. All you need is your library card number and PIN.

  • Read eBooks and listen to audiobooks on OverDrive or Libby
  • Stream movies and TV shows on Kanopy and Hoopla
  • Check out digital magazines via RBdigital
  • Stream music on Freegal
  • Homework Help: Kids and learners of all ages can get one-on-one homework help and tutoring from 1 – 10 pm every day on Brainfuse, plus lots of other resources for school and career that are available at all hours.
More Info Here

Free Wifi and Broadband

Charter Communications will offer free Spectrum broadband and Wi-Fi access for 60 days to households with K-12 and/or college students who do not already have a Spectrum broadband subscription and at any service level up to 100 Mbps. To enroll call 1-844-488-8395. Installation fees will be waived for new student households. 

More Info Here

Resources For Undocumented Californians

California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance (CIYJA) is committed to protecting our community’s health by doing the following: adhering to medical asks to keep our community safe; continuing to monitor ICE and the treatment of detained folks; uplifting crowdsourcing pages of community members who’ve lost their jobs during this time; sharing resources that are specific to the undocumented community; and sharing information that is not centered on panic, but awareness.”

Click the link below for more information on CIYJA.

More Info Here

MINDFULNESS RESOURCES

Insight L.A. People of Color Sitting Group 

“The InsightLA People of Color Sangha is a growing community where all ‘self-identified’ people of color are invited to practice in a safe and welcoming space together.  

Every Friday night we will gather to meditate together and share Buddhist-based teachings focused on love, wisdom and liberation. The goal is to let go of our pain and suffering and start getting free!”

  • live online Fridays from 7-9 PM PST
More Info Here

East Bay Meditation Center People of Color Sangha 

“The People of Color Sangha is a group of people of color waking up and getting free! 

Every Thursday we gather to meditate, share the teachings of liberation, and celebrate this precious life. Our inspiring teachers guide the sangha in practices which support us in learning to live more fully in the present moment.”

  • live online Thursdays from 7:30-9 PM PST
More Info Here

SIGN UP FOR NOTIFY LA

All Angelenos should sign up for NotifyLA, the mass notification system that Los Angeles is using to push out updates on COVID-19 response and prevention.

Sign Up