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Homeless/Foster Youth Resources

Welcome to the El Rancho Unified School District Foster Youth Page
Supporting the educational success of youth in foster care.

 

Resources: 

 

  • Click here: LACOE Resource Guide to Assist Students in Foster Care
  • Click here: Caregiver Support Groups - GAP Online Support Groups
  • Click here: Student Privacy Email Training - This video walks you through best practices on how to email student information.

Laptops:

  • Click here: iFoster is helping students with smartphones/hot spots and laptops. Available to current/former foster youth only.

  • Click here: One Simple Wish is offering help with laptops and other resources. Available to current/former foster youth only.

 
 
Academic Support:
 
 
 Food Bank Resources: 
 
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  • Food
  • Food: Free meals for all 
  • Hawaiian Gardens Food Bank 
  • Meals for all. No ID needed. Meals to be picked-up. 
  • 22121 Norwalk Blvd, Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716 
  • Hours: Wednesday, 2 p.m to 6 p.m, Thursday 9:30 a.m to 3:30 p.m  
  • More info: Call (562) 425-4001

 

  • Food: Free meals for all
  • St. Mary’s Place 
  • Meals for all. No ID needed. Meals to be picked-up at Parish hall.  
  • 7215 Newlin Avenue, Whittier, CA. 90602  
  • Hours: Saturdays, 10 a.m 
  • More info: Call 562-698-0107

 

  • Food: Free bread for children ages 5-13 years old 
  • Los Angelito’s Bakery
  • Offers one free bread to each child present, ages 5 to 13 years old. 
  • Location: 2881 E Florence Ave Huntington Park, CA 90255
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 12 pm to 2 pm
  • More info: Free Bread at Angelito’s Bakery

 

  • Food: Free food for Cudahy Seniors 

 

  • Food: Free groceries for Florence-Firestone Seniors

 

  • Food: Food and General Assistance for Bell Seniors

 

  • Food: Food and General Assistance for Bell Gardens Seniors
Pandemic EBT link in the website: https://cdss.ca.gov/home/pandemic-ebt