Student Health Center - Food Resources


CalFresh Workshops – Get Cash for Groceries!

Join one of our virtual workshops to learn exactly what you need and how you can apply! Workshops are the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Our ELAC CalFresh Specialist will be explaining & helping students apply for CalFresh.

  • February 16, 2022 from 11AM-12PM
  • March 16, 2022 from 11AM-12PM
  • April 20, 2022 from 11AM-12PM
  • May 18, 2022 from 11AM-12PM

Register here:

CalFresh application assistance

Can't make it to one of the workshops listed above? No problem! For virtual Cal-Fresh application assistance and to ask questions about Cal-Fresh, please contact our Cal-Fresh representatives:

Do-it-yourself application:

ELAC/ASU Food Pantry

Experiencing food-insecurity or need more help after being affected by the COVID-19 shutdown, see how the ASU food pantry can help. Complete the application for a self-assessment on food insecurity. After you complete the application you will be contacted to do a one-on-one meeting to discuss your needs, possibly connecting you to more resources.


  • Self-identify as a student who is experiencing Food-Insecurity
  • Currently Enrolled at ELAC for Spring 2021
  • You do NOT need to be a paid ASU member

Please email any questions to:

Community Food Pantries

Via Care Drive-Thru Food Pantry: 2nd Monday of the month, 9am. (323) 268-9191 for info. @viacarela

The Garage Boardshop: (323) 266-5782. FoodBank Fridays. 11am until gone. No id/no docs required.

Weingard East LA YMCA: Monday - Friday, 11am-2pm. 2900 Whittier Bl, LA 90023. Register in advance:

Centro Maravilla Service Center: (323) 260-2804.

San Gabriel Valley Service Center: (626) 575-5431. 1441 Santa Anita Ave., El Monte 91733

Eastmont Community Center: (323) 726-7998. 701 Hoefner Ave, Los Angeles 90022

God Provides Native American Food Bank: (626) 442-4273. 2453 Troy Ave, South El Monte 91733

Mexican American Opportunity Foundation: (323) 278-3628. 401 N. Garfield Ave, Montebello 90640

To find pantries:
LA Food Bank “Find Food.”
Food Finder

Contact Information

Office Hours and Location

Spring 2022 Semester Open
Mondays to Fridays: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed
Closed on LACCD holidays.


For medical or mental health appointments or to request your medical records, please call the on-campus clinic: (323) 265-8651. Services provided by Via Care, under contract with ELAC.

Student Health Center
Location: F5-302

To contact ELAC (non-Via Care) Student Health Center staff, please Live Chat or email ELAC staff cannot schedule appointments & do not have access to your medical records.
Phone: (323) 265-8651


In case of emergency,
call ELAC Sheriff:
Phone: (323) 265-8800 or call 911