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Donate now to protect our most vulnerable

As an essential services provider during this crisis, El Nido has distributed nearly $2 Million in critical cash aid to families affected by the crisis. Click here to learn more.

Our case managers, counselors, home visitors, and nurses continue to be an important and valuable resource to El Nido families during this crisis.   

El Nido depends upon your support in order to keep critical supportive services intact for infants, youth and families in distress.  Please donate now to provide rapid-response emergency funds.

For families about to lose their homes… your support enables us to bring resources including monetary support, rental assistance, and essential goods for infants and children. 

For at-risk infants and their mothers…your support ensures El Nido’s child development specialists and nurses will continue to provide support, guidance, and distribute essential supplies including diapers, formula, and clothing.

For victims of domestic abuse and violence…your support enables us to continue to provide therapists and counselors to continue to work directly with clients, especially now, as the pandemic compounds stress, affecting mental health and wellbeing of vulnerable families.

For vulnerable youth who are struggling to stay on the right path…your support will provide normalcy through emotional support, continued communication, education, and coaching.


Updates, announcements and info about El Nido Family Centers’ work serving the children, youth and families of Los Angeles

Virtual Volunteering for El Nido Family Centers

Virtual Volunteering During the Covid-19 Crisis

We may all be practicing social distancing, but you can still be a virtual volunteer. Now is the time to create virtual enrichment programs for our families. Use your skills, talents, hobbies and professions that lend themselves to so many on-line classes. Here are a few suggestions: How to write a resume Mock interviews Career...
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Resources for Families to Keep Healthy and Learning in Los Angeles

We thank our fellow Los Angeles non-profit Families In Schools for compiling this helpful list of resources on staying healthy, and keeping yourself and children engaged and learning during this difficult time.
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Free Tax LA covid-web-updates

Get Free Tax Help from Free Tax Prep LA and El Nido Family Centers

A Message on COVID-19 from Free Tax Prep Los Angeles We are taking proactive steps to ensure the health and wellbeing of VITA staff, volunteers, and clients. Free Tax Prep LA sites are closed until further notice. California taxpayers will have an additional 90 days—until July 15—to file their federal and state taxes without interest...
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