Client Information

Client Information

Eligible members of the public may receive food at the Foodbank and Buen Provecho farmer's market, gently used clothing, support services and work experience, as well as one-on-one guidance through the Pathways to Wellness and Family Support Programs. If you need help and meet the eligibility requirements below, come to the MEND Welcome Desk during operating hours to apply for services. NOTE: During the COVID-19 pandemic, MEND's food distribution services are open to the whole community.

GENERAL ELIGIBILITY

Services are available to individuals and families who reside within MEND’s area of service and meet income guidelines. When registering for services, please bring a photo ID, proof of address and verification for each child under 18 in your household. 

MEND’s Service Areas are currently the following: 

  • Arleta 
  • Lake View Terrace 
  • Mission Hills 
  • North Hills 
  • Pacoima 
  • Panorama City 
  • San Fernando 
  • Sun Valley 
  • Sylmar 

In accordance with MEND’s nondiscrimination policy, Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability.

 

Resources

 
Food Box Distribution
& Buen 
Provecho

Food distribution is open to any community member in need. No Enrollment Necessary. If available, please have picture ID.

Walk-up and Drive-Thru Service

Tuesday and Friday 9-11am
**Saturday Distribution dates vary – Please call front desk for dates. 818-897-2443

Buen Provecho is currently closed due to COVID.

Registration for Clothing
Center Services
 

Currently closed due to COVID. 

Clothing Distribution

Currently closed due to COVID. 

Diaper Distribution
Open to Enrolled Mend Clients. New clients must meet enrollment requirements including living in service area. Must complete MEND Emergency Application
Wellness
Open to Enrolled MEND Clients. New client must meet enrollment requirements including living in service area. Must complete MEND Full Application.
FSP
Open to Enrolled MEND Clients. New client must meet enrollment requirements including living in service area. Must complete MEND Full Application.
Other Resources