Asian Service Center

 Monday – Friday:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
 Center Director:  Lilia Andres
 LAndres@wdacs.lacounty.gov

Asian Community Service Center is a multipurpose center designed to enrich the needs of the community by offering educational, health related, human and social services. The center collaborates with health care providers, licensed social workers and job developers to meet families and individuals basic needs. Staff provides information on Affordable Care Act, crisis intervention, assistance’s with filling out forms, short-term case management, emergency food assistance, and referrals to emergency and transitional housing programs, caregivers support groups, and linkage to appropriate government and community based organizations.

 (310) 217-7300
 (310) 516-9226
 14112 South Kingsley Drive, Gardena, Ca 90249

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.

Asian American Drug Abuse Programs (AADAP)

  • Indochinese Youth Community Center (IYCC) → Provides culturally relevant and language appropriate services for Asian Pacific Islanders youth and families in Los Angeles County.  Staff provides support services, job development, gambling counseling and help filing out application for DPSS Cal Fresh (Food Stamps) and Edison energy assistance program and information on Cover California.

Coastal Asian Pacific Mental Health Clinic (CAMPAC)

  • Professional health care team provides adult and children therapy services, mental health evaluation, consultation and referrals, crisis intervention, medication evaluation and treatment.  Other programs and services include:  Transitional Youth Programs, psycho-social rehabilitation pre-vocational; Community Living Program; Cal WORKS and GAIN/GROW programs, Job Development, and Wellness program.  Project Return provides social activities and group support.  Staff also provides bilingual and bi-cultural services.

Emergency Preparedness

  • Staff provides education on how to prepare for a natural disaster.  The information will provide you with, preparedness checklists, guidelines and other helpful information to keep you informed and safe.

Telephone Reassurance

  • Staff and volunteers provide a friendly phone call to home-bound seniors to ensure social, health and safety needs.

Special Services for Groups (SSG)

  • This Older Adults Program offers intensive case management and counseling for older adults, ages 55 years and older suffering from depression, anxiety and other mental health conditions.  Staff also provides home visits, caregiver support, transportation, and handyman services.  Eligibility criteria depends on the service needs of the individual.

The Center for Pacific Asian Family (CPAF)

  • Is committed to meeting the specific cultural and language need of Asian Pacific Islander women and their families when dealing with family violence, and violence against women.  Services included:  24-hour hotline and intervention services.  Emergency shelters (ES), Transitional shelter (TS), Community-based advocacy, including building an emergency response service for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence.
MONDAY

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.
TUESDAY

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.
WEDNESDAY

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.
THURSDAY

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.
FRIDAY

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EFAP) → Also known as the Pantry Program, provides food to low-income families, individuals and seniors in the Gardena area.  We accept food donations from individuals and organizations.  Eligibility is not required to access this program.  The Center accepts referrals from social workers, health care providers and 211.  Please call the center to schedule a food appointment or donations, walk-in daily.

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • TOY LOAN PROGRAM → This program provides an assortment of age and socially appropriate toys, games and books to children ages 3 months to 13 years old.  The program has a code of conduct and incentive plan.  Children may borrow toys once a week and are rewarded for returning toys in good condition, on-time, and during the duration of their membership.  Membership is free and requires a parent or guardian to register the child in the program.  Donations of new toys/books, and/or used toys/books that are in good condition are accepted.
OTHER

Asian American Drug Abuse Programs (AADAP)

  • Indochinese Youth Community Center (IYCC) → Provides culturally relevant and language appropriate services for Asian Pacific Islanders youth and families in Los Angeles County.  Staff provides support services, job development, gambling counseling and help filing out application for DPSS Cal Fresh (Food Stamps) and Edison energy assistance program and information on Cover California.

Coastal Asian Pacific Mental Health Clinic (CAMPAC)

  • Professional health care team provides adult and children therapy services, mental health evaluation, consultation and referrals, crisis intervention, medication evaluation and treatment.  Other programs and services include:  Transitional Youth Programs, psycho-social rehabilitation pre-vocational; Community Living Program; Cal WORKS and GAIN/GROW programs, Job Development, and Wellness program.  Project Return provides social activities and group support.  Staff also provides bilingual and bi-cultural services.

Emergency Preparedness

  • Staff provides education on how to prepare for a natural disaster.  The information will provide you with, preparedness checklists, guidelines and other helpful information to keep you informed and safe.

Telephone Reassurance

  • Staff and volunteers provide a friendly phone call to home-bound seniors to ensure social, health and safety needs.

Special Services for Groups (SSG)

  • This Older Adults Program offers intensive case management and counseling for older adults, ages 55 years and older suffering from depression, anxiety and other mental health conditions.  Staff also provides home visits, caregiver support, transportation, and handyman services.  Eligibility criteria depends on the service needs of the individual.

The Center for Pacific Asian Family (CPAF)

  • Is committed to meeting the specific cultural and language need of Asian Pacific Islander women and their families when dealing with family violence, and violence against women.  Services included:  24-hour hotline and intervention services.  Emergency shelters (ES), Transitional shelter (TS), Community-based advocacy, including building an emergency response service for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence.

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