Food & Meal Support Services
If you are in immediate need of food assistance, please dial 2-1-1 from a phone and speak with someone about services available in your area. Lines are open 24 hours a day.
This index is primarily for services based in Los Angeles County. Not all resources here are specifically geared towards gender expansive and TGI/ENBY+ folx (Trans, Gender Non-Conforming, Intersex & Non-Binary), but resources which are have been indicated in the Accessibility column.
Accessibility column contains information about language support, and identity-specific resources; you can find these resources by searching each list for specific terms, such as: Español, BIPOC, etc.
If you have any resources you would like added to this list, or a reason you feel a resource needs to removed from this list please contact: [email protected]*
*Please note this is only for updating the resource list, and not for support in accessing resources.
The list is searchable, and available for download and print.
|Organization (Links to Website)||Contact||Services Description||Location||Accessibility|
|Pride Pantry - AMRC Campus||[email protected]||Food pantry with pick-ups on Tuesdays & Fridays, sign-up suggested. Delivery available for older adult populations, see below.||1111 N Las Palmas, |
Los Angeles, CA 90038
|LGBTQ+. English only. Pick-ups are physically accessible with ramps and elevators.|
|Mi Centro Pride Pantry||(323) 286-7224 [email protected]||Food pantry with pick-ups on Fridays, sign-up suggested, but not required. Less slots available than at AMRC Campus.||Mi Centro |
533 S Clarence St
Los Angeles, CA 90033
|LGBTQ+. Available in English & Español.|
|Center South Pride Pantry||(323) 860-3799|
|Food Pantry happens every 2nd & 4th Friday of the month.11a-2p (or until supplies last). No delivery options. No sign-up required, supplies are first come, first served. Hot vegan meal and produce bags are distributed on the 2nd Friday of the month.||2313 W. MLK Jr. Blvd|
Los Angeles, CA 90008
Pick up off of 2nd street
|LGBTQ+. English & Spanish available onsite. Drive or walk-up available.|
|LA LGBT Center Senior Services Lunch||(323) 860-5830|
|Free bagged lunches are provided Monday thru Friday, 12:30–1pm, for pick-up only, right outside the Senior Center. Must be a registered Seniors Services client to qualify. First come, first served.||Bayard Rustin Plaza|
1118 N McCadden Pl
Los Angeles, CA 90038
|Ages 50+. LGBTQ+. Accessible by ramps, and lunches can be carried out to clients.|
|211 Food Services||Interactive Map||Interactive map find local pantries local to you in greater LA area.||Greater LA Area|
|LA Food Bank Directory||Interactive Map||Interactive map find local pantries local to you in greater LA area.||Greater LA Area||All identities.|
|CalFresh Food Stamps||(866) 613-3777||CalFresh provides monthly support so you can buy groceries. CalFresh food benefits can also be used online to buy groceries at Walmart or Amazon. Apply online.||California||All identities; must meet financial eligibility requirements|
|APLA Health||Trans Health Dept|
Main (213) 201-1600
|Primary Care, HRT, social support groups, Counseling, Gender-Affirming Care, HIV Support, Dental & Case Management. Food pantry, and cleaning & hygiene products. Nutritional counseling. Must be client/patient of organization.||Several Locations Greater LA||LGBTQ+ all inclusive. Language support: English & Español|
|The Trans Latin@ Coalition||(833) 847-2331||Warm meals available by appointment MWF, 12:30 to 2 pm. Workforce and leadership development, legal, housing, and health support. Re-entry (specific to people leaving jail), Anti-Violence, and computer lab.||3055 Wilshire Blvd Suite 350 Los Angeles, CA 90010||Accessible to 18+, all races Strictly serving the TGI community - Trans, Gender Non-conforming, and Intersex|