Special volunteer opportunities during COVID-19

Venice Family Clinic is looking for passionate and motivated individuals or groups who are interested in making a difference in the lives of patients.

In-Person Volunteer Opportunity

Help us tackle food insecurity that affects our community and patients. Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday and Thursday of the month, you can help us distribute over 8,000 pounds of food. (Volunteer requirement: age 15 or older)

Tuesday Location:

Simms/Mann Health & Wellness Center
2509 Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Thursday Location:

Irma Colen Health Center
4700 Inglewood Blvd #102
Los Angeles, CA 90230

Sign up here.

Remote Volunteer Opportunities


Children First Early Head Start:
Assemble bookmarks or arts & crafts kits with positive messaging and mail in or drop off your items at one of our sites and we will deliver it to our patients.

Gratitude in Action:
Send an encouraging note to our frontline staff or patients. Your words of encouragement or a simple thank you will go a long way during this difficult time.

Host a Drive with a purpose:
High Need In-Kind Items

  • Homeless Connect Kits
  • Care Packages

To receive a full list of in-kind items needed please email us at VFCvolunteer@mednet.ucla.edu

Stay Connected:
Help us stay connected with our community members by making calls to check in on how they are doing and update them on the Clinic’s activities in response to COVID-19. This is an opportunity to work directly with our development team. For this opportunity, click here.


For more information, please contact Stephanie Barreiro at vfcvolunteer@mednet.ucla.edu or call 310-664-7561