This list of resources will be updated frequently as information becomes available from the GCC community.
FOOD PANTRY FREE MEALS FREE FOOD
THE GCC FOOD FOR THOUGHT PANTRY IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE; THERE ARE LOCAL PANTRIES OFFERING ASSISTANCE:
Call ahead to check hours and availability
ALTADENA FOOD PANTRY 943 E. Altadena Dr. • 626-798-1185
FOOD PANTRY–WEST VALLEY 5700 Rudnick Ave. • 818-346-7062
BURBANK TEMPORARY AID CENTER 1304 W. Burbank Blvd. • 818-848-2822
LOAVES AND FISHES 4322 San Fernando Rd. • 818-409-3080
For a complete list, please visit glendale.edu/FoodPantry and click on Pantry Resources
GUSD free meals for kids under 18 at https://www.gusd.net/meals
Catholic Charities of Los Angeles-Glendale Community Services Center
4322 San Fernando Rd.
Rental and utility assistance, case management and food pantry services.
Bring your own reusable bag
Picture I.D for applicant
I.D. for each member of the family (e.g. Birth Certificate, or Passport, medical cards for children)
Proof of address (e.g. utility bill, phone bill, or rental agreement)
Proof of income (e.g paystub, SS, SSI, CalWorks, etc.)
Mon-Fri: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon & 1:15-3:30 p.m.
Salvation Army Corps Community Center - Glendale
320 W. Windsor Rd.
(818-246-5586) call for hours
Need to register for this program by filling out an application
For residents of Glendale or Burbank
*At this time not asking for proof of income as they are taking into account this emergency situation.
Foothill Unity Center Inc.
91 N. Oak Ave.
Usually they help only residents of Pasadena and Altadena, but currently they provide food to everyone once a week.
They provide one bag of food to a family (amount depends on what the Center receives)
Tuesday 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. & Wednesday 1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
* This is a drive through pick up
World Harvest Food Bank
3100 Venice Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
THE GCC HEALTH CENTER IS AVAILABLE BY PHONE 818-551-5189 OR E-MAIL OFRANCO@GLENDALE.EDU MONDAY–FRIDAY: 9:00AM–5:00PM
GCC Health Center nurses available for health related questions and referrals.
Mental health and nutrition appointments are available by phone.
If you are experiencing symptoms, call your primary care physician or urgent care facility first.
For the latest COVID–19 information from the LA County Department of Public Health visit publichealth.lacounty.gov or call 211 (24/7).
California Community Colleges - Health & Wellness
Webinars are from Health & Wellness document. Please read full list of resources from California Community Colleges - Health & Wellness (pdf)
Tuesday, March 24 | 4:00 PM PT
Active Minds Webinar: Sleep, Self-Care, and Sharing a Productive, Healthy Indoor Environment Everything Students Need to Know About Mental Health During COVID-19
Intended for: Students
Wednesday, March 25 | 4:00 p.m. PT
Active Minds Student Chat: Student-Led Mental Health Advocacy in an Era of Physical Distancing
Intended for: Student Mental Health Advocates (including Active Minds Chapter leaders)
Thursday, March 26 | 4:00 p.m. PT
Active Minds Webinar: Communicating in Quarantine Tips to Encourage Mental Wellness in Close Quarters
Intended for: Young Adults, Parents, Remote Workers, Neighbors/Community Members
Free Virtual Care visits for Mild COVID-19 Symptoms
Dignity is here for you during this challenging time of increased coronavirus cases. One of the best ways to protect yourself and your loved ones is to stay at home. To encourage this social distancing as well as continue to support your health and well-being, we’re offering free virtual care visits. If you or a family member have mild COVID-19 symptoms such as low-grade fever, cough, or difficulty breathing, you can speak with a healthcare provider on your phone or device for free. Here are your options for accessing a virtual visit:
- If using your computer desktop, please go to https://www.dignityhealth.org/virtualcareanywhere
- If you have an Android device, please download the app.
- If you have an Apple device, please download the app.
Once you register, enter the code COVID19 to waive the fees and proceed to your FREE visit.Please note, we have been receiving a high volume of requests at this time. We apologize for longer than usual wait times.
COMCAST AND SPECTRUM ARE OFFERING FREE INTERNET ACCESS FOR THE NEXT 60 DAYS TO ELIGIBLE HOMES.
COMCAST: Go to InternetEssentials.com or call 855-846-8376 for English or 855-765-6995 for Spanish
SPECTRUM: Call 844-488-8395
No termination of any wireless, home phone or broadband, residential or small business customer due to inability to pay.
Will waive late payment fees
Offering unlimited internet data and access for limited income households at $10/mo through their ACCESS program
Opening their Xfinity Wi-Fi network for free and providing unlimited data.
All customers unlimited data for no extra charge
No late fees or disconnects if you contact the company about not being able to pay the bill.
Waiving late fees
Free Spectrum broadband and Wi-Fi to households with K-College students who don’t have a Spectrum broadband subscription . (844-488-8395)
Waiving late fees
Customers with metered data plans will have unlimited data per month at no extra cost.
Customers will get an extra 20GB of mobile hotspot data per month for 60 days.
T-Mobile & N & Metro by T-Mobile
Customers will get additional 20GB of mobile hotspots/tethering service for next 60 days.
Will increase data allowance to students and schools for the next 60 days= 20GB of data per month for each participant.
Amazon has plans to hire 100,000 workers
Expects to hire 10,000 people at all levels of the company.
Hiring workers at its stores and distribution centers.
Listing many open positions on its website.
Showing a significant number of open positions on its website and has been hiring to meet increased demand.
So Cal Gas
No service will be disconnected. No customer will have their natural gas turned off due to non-payment.
Glendale Water and Power
Will not disconnect electric or water services or charge late fees through April 2020 due to customer’s inability to pay bill.
GWP encouraging customers to contact them for alternate payment options.
Operating its regular schedule
Free to all passengers