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CalWORKS

CalWORKs/GAIN (California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids/Greater Avenues to Independence) is a government (both state and federal) funded program that offers temporary financial assistance, vocational and job skills training, as well as other support services. Our office serves as a liaison between the college and the Los Angeles Department of Public Services.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 5: West
9000 Overland Ave., Culver City, CA
90230
Room:
B4-101

Guardian Scholars

The Pierce College Guardian Scholars Program is designed as a one-stop center to support current and former foster youths achieve their educational goals to either complete a Certificate, Associates Degree, or Transfer to a university.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 2: San Fernando Valley
6201 Winnetka Ave. Woodland Hills, Ca
91371
Room:
Financial Aid Office | SSA | 2nd floor

EOP&S

EOP&S is a state-funded support program designed to assist qualified low-income and educationally disadvantaged students in completing their educational goals with the assistance of financial and student support services. It's an invitational program open only to those who qualify and commit to participate in the program.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 2: San Fernando Valley
6201 Winnetka Ave. Woodland Hills, Ca
91371
Room:
SSB 235 | 2nd Floor

Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support (CAFYES)

Qualified students receive assistance balancing their academic needs with financial assistance (for meals, textbooks, school supplies, graduation, and more) and additional support services.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 2: San Fernando Valley
6201 Winnetka Ave. Woodland Hills, Ca
91371
Room:
SSB 235 | 2nd Floor

EOP&S

The mission of EOPS (Extended Opportunity Programs and Services) at Los Angeles Valley College is to assist eligible students who have historically experienced economic and educational challenges. To increase access, retention and goal completion, EOPS provides the following "over and above" services: -counseling -tutoring -textbook vouchers -workshops -priority registration -progress monitoring -and other services

Service Planning Area:
SPA 2: San Fernando Valley
5800 Fulton Ave., Valley Glen, CA
91401
Room:
Student Services Center | 2nd Floor

College Bridge Program

The Bridge Program provides University level education for students who may not otherwise have access to higher education. Each week, Bridge students attend class to begin college, to earn up to 15 transferrable units of university credit, and to study philosophy, literature, art history, writing, and urban studies – all free of charge. Receive free textbooks and supplies for classes – even bus tokens to help you get to and from class.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 5: West

Guardian Scholars Program

The goal is to assist, support, nurture, engage, and motivate current and former foster youth in their journey to obtain an associate of arts degree, certificate, or transfer to a four-year university through various campus and community resources.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 5: West
9000 Overland Ave., Culver City, CA
90230
Room:
Student Services Building, 3rd Floor (Inside EOP&S)

EOP&S and Care

EOP&S program's primary goal is to encourage the enrollment, retention and transfer of students handicapped by language, social, economic and educational disadvantages, and to facilitate the successful completion of their goals and objectives in college. EOP&S offers academic and support counseling, financial aid and other support services.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 5: West
9000 Overland Ave., Culver City, CA
90230
Room:
Student Services Building, 3rd Floor