We Are Healthy LA

Cal State LA's We Are Healthy LA initiative is a collaboration with government and community partners to provide basic needs and help ensure health and safety during the pandemic for students and the community beyond the University's campus.

What We Do

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COVID-19 Vaccine Center

Cal State LA is the site of a COVID-19 vaccination center, operated by the city of Los Angeles.

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Food Distributions

Our food distributions have provided more than 120 tons of food to about 5,000 families in our communities that have been impacted by the COVID-19 economic crisis.

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COVID-19 Testing

Cal State LA is home to a free Los Angeles County COVID-19 testing center. Schedule an appointment to be tested on the L.A. County COVID-19 testing website.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Free COVID-19 vaccines are available at the Cal State LA Vaccination Center, operated by the city of Los Angeles.

Upcoming Events


L.A. County Food Assistance


Find support through the Feed L.A. County portal, which connects residents with services to help with food assistance during the pandemic.

Financial Help

Get information about financial help available to California residents, including unemployment insurance, mortgage relief and eviction protection.

Quarantine Sites

L.A. County offers temporary housing for individuals who have been exposed to COVID-19 and must isolate and need assistance to do so.



Support Our Work


Give to We Are Healthy LA and support our efforts to keep our community safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.



Cal State LA has partnered with federal, state and local governments, organizations and companies to provide the community with events and services through We Are Healthy LA.

  • YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles
  • Southeast-Rio Vista YMCA
  • Los Angeles Regional Food Bank
  • Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis
  • Los Angeles County Department of Health Services
  • Los Angeles County
  • Governor Gavin Newsom
  • California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • QueensCare Health Centers
  • Southeast Los Angeles Collaborative
  • Optimum Seismic Inc.