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General Relief (GR)

General Relief (GR)

Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services

Financial assistance for indigent adults who are ineligible for State or Federal assistance.

Services Offered

Financial Assistance • Welfare to Work Program • Temporary Assistance


General Relief (GR) is a County funded loan that provides financial assistance to indigent adults who are ineligible for Federal or State programs. Participants must not have medical conditions that would prevent employment. GR employees may receive GR for 9 months in a 12-month period, provided they continue to comply with GROW (General Relief Opportunities for Work) requirements.Participants can access help with substance abuse, if necessary.


2040 W. Holt Ave., Pomona, CA 91768 34.0610862 -117.7867025

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish



  • This service is free


  • Adults accepted

How to Apply

Application available online. Bring completed application to local DPSS office to apply.

GR recipients who are able to work must participate in GROW program.