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East L.A. Family Resource Center

East L.A. Family Resource Center

Welcome to the Family Resource Center (FRC) in East Los Angeles. We are dedicated to offering free, high quality classes and services to our members and the local community.  

At the FRC, you can take classes on prevention and management of chronic diseases, learn how to make healthy meals for you and your family, see a registered dietitian for individualized meal planning and nutrition counseling, as well as take exercise classes that fit your needs. We also offer services to help you access free or low-cost health care coverage.
Come enjoy the warm and welcoming environment where everyone can access resources and support, enjoy free classes and build friendships. Our goal is to elevate the quality of life for all of Los Angeles.


What's Available at a Family Resource Center?

L.A. Care's six Family Resource Centers focus on the needs of local communities — providing health plan information, and offering health, nutrition and exercise classes for both L.A. Care members and the general public. 


Monthly Spotlight

Each month, we highlight FRC happenings, a special event or a new workshop that may be of particular interest to you.

a happy family of four at home
Breakthrough Parenting®

As a parent, you have a huge influence on your children that will affect their lives long after they become adults. 

In this series of 10 classes, you'll learn about positive and negative influences parents can have on kids. We'll work on problem-solving skills, and talk about how to create a home environment where everyone is supported in reaching their highest potential.  

Court-mandated parents must attend all 10 classes to receive a free workbook and a certificate and/or letter of completion.

Topics include: 

  • The Three Approaches of Parenting
  • Understanding the Source of Behavior 
  • Teaching Responsibility 
  • Helping Children Build Healthy Self-Esteem
  • Communicating Effectively   

This class is FREE

Dates: Every Wednesday


Spanish Class 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
English Class  4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Location: East L.A. Family Resource Center


Resources for Your Entire Family

  • CPR/First Aid training with certification
  • Juicing for a Healthy Life
  • Kid’s Boot Camp
  • One-on-one appointments with a Registered Dietitian
  • Zumba

*Classes are subject to change, rescheduling or cancellation without prior notices.

Not Convinced Yet? See this Member's Story

L.A. Care member Daysi Portillo talks about the different ways she uses her local Family Resource Center. Visit one and see first-hand what they can do for you.

East L.A. Classes

Thu, 01/23/2020

12:00pm - 4:00pm, Nutrition
9:30am - 11:30am, Community
4:00pm - 5:00pm, Nutrition
4:00pm - 5:00pm, Fitness & Exercise

Fri, 01/24/2020

9:30am - 10:30am, Fitness & Exercise
11:00am - 12:30pm, Health Education

Sat, 01/25/2020

1:00pm - 2:00pm, Fitness & Exercise
9:30am - 11:00am, Health Education
11:30am - 12:30pm , Fitness & Exercise

Mon, 01/27/2020

5:00pm - 6:00pm, Fitness & Exercise
9:00am - 1:00pm, Community
9:00am - 10:30am, Health Education
11:00am - 12:00pm, Health Education
3:00pm - 4:00pm, Fitness & Exercise

Tue, 01/28/2020

9:30am- 10:30am, Health Education
11:00am - 12:00pm, Fitness & Exercise
2:00pm - 3:00pm, Fitness & Exercise
4:00pm - 5:00pm, Fitness & Exercise

Wed, 01/29/2020

10:00am - 12:00pm, Health Education
11:00am - 12:00pm, Fitness & Exercise
12:30pm - 1:30pm, Fitness & Exercise
4:00pm - 6:00pm, Health Education
5:00pm - 6:00pm, Fitness & Exercise
9:00am - 10:30am, Health Education