Supporting students through all aspects of their education is a priority at El Camino College. The Basic Needs Center provides vital assistance to those in need.
We're here for you. At the Basic Needs Center, you'll find free and low-cost basic needs services, resources, and support.
The Basic Needs Center is currently comprised of four services:
Stop by our new location on the 2nd Floor of the Bookstore Building for extended hours this semester.
|Hours Starting January 31, 2023:|
|Storefront||Drive-Thru (Weather Permitting)|
|Tuesday||10 a.m. - 3p.m.||11 a.m. - 2 p.m.|
|Wednesday||12 - 6 p.m.||Closed|
|Thursday||10 a.m. - 3p.m.||11 a.m. - 2 p.m.|
How to Apply:Register Online
Our goal is to feed everyone. The community may utilize Warrior Pantry food services as a portion of our donations are provided directly by the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank. We have fresh fruits, vegetables and protein to provide each week.
Open Hours for the Community:
Community members may stop by the Basic Needs Warrior Pantry at 2 p.m. throughout the week and we’ll be happy to serve you.
The Basic Needs Center accepts both monetary and item donations year round.
The Basic Needs Center would love for you to volunteer!
For more info, contact:
Sharonda Barksdale, Basic Needs Center Coordinator
Basic Needs Center
Bookstore Building, 2nd Floor
Basic Needs Center Coordinator