Adventist Community Services (ACS) is an outreach ministry of the North American Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. NAD ACS is the umbrella organization under which our local ACS center operates. Whittier ACS ministry seeks to meet the physical and spiritual needs of our local community. Our ACS center operates a food pantry in partnership with the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank. We offer food, clothes, basic supplies, Bible study materials, and support groups to individuals and families in need. These services are provided year-round to all individuals, regardless of race or religious affiliation. For more information about the operating hours and services provided, use the contact information listed below.
Donations are welcome.
Drop offs are welcome when the Community Closet is open. 2nd & 4th Saturdays between 3 – 5 pm or by appointment.
To schedule a drop-off:
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2‑1‑1 is a free telephone number providing access to local community services. 2‑1‑1 is available in multiple languages, where you can access information and obtain referrals to physical and mental health resources; housing, utility, food, and employment assistance; and suicide and crisis interventions.
Findhelp.org: is the largest network of free & reduced-cost social services in the United States. Find financial assistance, food pantries, medical care, and other free or reduced-cost help in your area.
The California Department of Aging (CDA) administers programs that serve older adults, adults with disabilities, family caregivers, and residents in long-term care facilities throughout the state. Programs and services include Cal-Fresh Healthy Living, SNAP for Seniors, family caregiving. To find services in your local area and county, call 1-800-510-2020 or visit the CDA website.
“For I was hungry and you gave Me food to eat. I was thirsty and you gave Me water to drink. I was a stranger and you gave Me a room. I had no clothes and you gave Me clothes to wear. I was sick and you cared for Me. I was in prison and you came to see Me.” – Jesus Matthew 25:35 – 36 NLV