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CalFresh (formerly known as Food Stamps) is an entitlement program that provides monthly benefits to assist low-income households in purchasing the food they need to maintain adequate nutritional levels. In general, these benefits are for any food or...
CalWORKs is a welfare program that gives cash aid and services to eligible needy California families. The program serves all 58 counties in the state and is operated locally by county welfare departments. If a family has little or no cash and needs h...
Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Block Grant is funded by the Federal Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and provides two basic types of services. Eligible low-income persons, via local governmental and nonprofit org...
Medi-Cal is California's Medicaid health care program. This program pays for a variety of medical services for children and adults with limited income and resources. Medi-Cal is supported by Federal and state taxes. Medi-Cal is a large program made u...
The United States Department of Agriculture provides funding to support five school meal and milk programs to assist schools, districts, and other non-profit agencies in providing nutritious meals and milk to children at reasonable prices or free to ...
The California Special Milk Program is a Federally funded program which assists schools and other agencies in providing milk to children at reasonable prices. For children, the Special Milk Program provides a nutritious beverage, rich in calcium and ...
The California Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides supplemental foods, nutrition education and referrals to health care, at no cost, to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infant...
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a Federally-funded program that reimburses sponsors for administrative and operational costs for providing meals to children 18 years of age and younger during periods when they are out of school for fifteen ...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own who meet California's eligibility requirements....
The Department of Energy, Weatherization Assistance Program (DOE WAP) has long served as the core program for delivering energy conservation services to low-income Californians. The Weatherization Assistance Program reduces the heating and cooling co...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Downey, CA

Downey, CA welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

Alpert Jewish Community Center

3801 E Willow St, Long Beach, CA

(562) 426-7601

American Cancer Society

12401 Washington Blvd, Whittier, CA

(562) 698-6188

American Red Cross

6706 Friends Ave, Whittier, CA

(562) 945-3944

Bienestar Human Services

5326 E Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

(323) 727-7896

Bienvenidos Family Services

501 S Atlantic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

(323) 268-5442

CAPC Adult Services

7200 Greenleaf Ave # 170, Whittier, CA

(562) 693-8826

Champions of Caring Connection

4513 E Compton Blvd, E Rancho Dmngz, CA

(310) 635-9536

Children's Network International

5600 Rickenbacker Rd # 1B, Bell, CA

(323) 980-9870

Chinatown Service Center

112 N Chandler Ave # 105, Monterey Park, CA

(626) 293-8733

Community Legal Services

725 W Rosecrans Ave, Compton, CA

(310) 637-1173

Community Social Services

11683 Atlantic Ave, Lynwood, CA

(310) 638-1868

Concept 7

5675 Telegraph Rd # 260, Commerce, CA

(323) 838-9566

Counseling & Research Associates

10000 Flower St, Bellflower, CA

(562) 804-2093

Cousin 101

10468 Fairton St, Bellflower, CA

(562) 866-1331

Divine Home Health Inc

14625 Carmenita Rd # 228, Norwalk, CA

(562) 407-0288

Door of Hope Community Center

1414 S Atlantic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

(323) 262-2777

Downey Council PTA Help

12458 Rives Ave, Downey, CA

(562) 861-9833

East Los Angeles One Stop

5301 Whittier Blvd # 2, Los Angeles, CA

(323) 887-7122

Easter Seals

15334 Whittier Blvd # 3, Whittier, CA

(562) 902-2688

Eastern LA Regional Center

13215 Penn St # 410, Whittier, CA

(562) 698-0146

Eastman-Fairfield Boys & Girls

700 E Del Amo Blvd, Long Beach, CA

(562) 428-9188

El Nido Family Center

1218 E Compton Blvd, Compton, CA

(310) 223-0707

Exchange Club Child Abuse Center

8320 Iowa St, Downey, CA

(562) 904-9590

Family Solutions

6528 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA

(562) 696-5499

First Day

12426 Whittier Blvd, Whittier, CA

(562) 945-4304