Nutrition and Healthy Lifestyle Resources

Women, Infants, Children (WIC)

Description: Supplemental nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children. Provides supplemental foods, nutrition education, and health care referrals for low income pregnant, breastfeeding, nonbreastfeeding postpartum women and their infants up to 5 years of age

Telephone: (818) 361-7541 for an appointment or (800) 313-4942

Address: 801 S. Chevy Chase Dr. #40, Glendale, CA 91205

Website: www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/wicworks

Requirements: Pregnant or postpartum women, infant or child under 5 years old, must meet income guidelines on website

Cal-Fresh

Telephone: (866) 613-3777

Participant Help Line: (818) 701-8200 or (626) 569-1399

Website: www.calfresh.ca.gov

Address: 4680 San Fernando Rd. Glendale, CA 91204

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Health Care Foundation of Glendale Adventist Medical Center – Choose Health Los Angeles Kids (CHLAKids)

Description: Health promotion and health education for families with children 0-5 years; healthy food demonstrations, cooking classes, and meal planning, grocery store and farmer’s market tours, parent collaborative and fun physical activities for families

Telephone: (818) 409-8000 x 5870

Locations: Various areas in Glendale, La Cañada, La Crescenta, and Montrose

Farmers’ Market – Montrose

Contact: Linda McMenamin, Manager

Phone: (818) 646-2880

Website: www.shopmontrose.com/sundayharvest-market-and-marketplace

Location: Honolulu and Ocean View Blvd.

Hours: Sunday 9:00am – 2:00pm

Transportation: Route 33/34 and 91 MTA

Farmers’ Market – Glendale

Telephone: (818) 476-0120

Website: www.downtownglendale.com/downtown-glendale-farmers-market

Location: First Baptist Church Parking Lot, 100 N. Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91203

Hours: Thursday 9:30am – 1:30pm

Accepts EBT/Cal-Fresh

Farmers’ Market – La Cañada

Telephone: (818) 591-8161

Email: info@rawinspiration.org

Website: www.rawinspiration.org

Location: 1346 Foothill Blvd. La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

Hours: Saturday 9:00am – 1:00pm

Transportation: Route 33/34 MTA

Accepts WIC

Community Garden – Verdugo Park

Address: 1621 Cañada Blvd. Glendale, CA 91208

Telephone: (818) 548-2184

Community Garden – Palmer Park

Address: 610 E. Palmer Ave. Glendale, CA 91205

Community Garden – Monterey Road East

Address: 870 Monterey Rd. Glendale, CA 91206

Community Garden – Monterey Road West

Address: 827 Monterey Rd. Glendale, CA 91206

For more information about community gardens and parks please visit:

www.glendaleca.gov

Farm Basket Programs – Farm Box

Description: Farmer’s Market produce delivered to your front door

Telephone: (888) 888-8590

Text: (310) 463-3546

Email: farmboxla@farmboxla.com

Website: www.farmbox.com

Farm Basket Programs – Farm Fresh to You

Description: Organic produce for home and office delivery

Telephone: 1 (800) 796-6009

Website: www.farmfreshtoyou.com

Hours: Mon-Fri 7:00am – 6:00pm

Food Bank – Meals on Wheels

Telephone: (818) 246-5586

Website: www.mowaa.org

Address: 320 N. Windsor Rd. Glendale, CA 91204

Hours: Mon-Fri 10:00am – 1:30pm and 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Food Bank – Los Angeles Food Bank

Telephone: (323) 234-3030

Website: www.lafoodbank.org/pantrylocator.aspx

Address: Multiple locations throughout Glendale

Hours: Varies by location

Grocery Store Tours / Food Demonstrations

Health Care Foundation of Glendale Adventist Medical Center – Choose Health Los Angeles Kids (CHLAKids)

Description: Healthy food demonstrations, Cooking classes, and meal planning, grocery store and farmer’s market tours

Telephone: (818) 409-8000 Ext. 5858

Locations: Various areas in Glendale, La Cañada, La Crescenta, and Montrose

See the last page of this Community Resource Guide for more information about CHLAKids.

Choose Health LA Restaurants

To locate Choose Health LA Restaurants in your community please visit:

www.choosehealthla.com/eathealthy/restaurants/

Price range is approximate cost per person for a meal including one drink, tax, and tip
$ ………… Under $10
$$ ………. $11-$30
$$$ ……. $31-$60
$$$$ ….. Above $61

SUBWAY Restaurants

Telephone: (818) 243-2500

Address: 1325 Glendale Galleria #A, Glendale, CA 91210

Price Range: $

Locations: 13 additional locations in the Glendale, La Cañada, and La Crescenta areas

Website: www.choosehealthla.com/eathealthy/restaurants

Disclaimer: Glendale Adventist Medical Center – CHLAKids program disclaims any liability to any person for any loss or damage caused by any resource or referral, whether injury was caused by neglect or accident. A referral does not constitute an endorsement or certification of a program’s services.