LaGuardia CARES (College Access for Retention and Economic Success) connects students with resources, referrals and local community services to overcome financial barriers, stay in school and graduate. LaGuardia CARES provides resources for daily living expenses, including food, healthcare, rent, utilities, childcare, emergency transportation and more! All of our services are free for LaGuardia students and their immediate family members.
If you answer “yes” to any of the questions below, you may qualify for financial services and/or benefits.
Stop by the LaGuardia CARES office in Room C-107 to find out more.
Food Pantry and Clothing Closet
Receive clothing, nonperishable and perishable food items. No appointment is needed, and everyone is eligible.
We can help with new applications and recertifications for:
We can also help you find healthcare in a variety of situations:
If you qualify, we will assist you with completing applications, give you all the information you will need about necessary documents and make sure you are as prepared as possible for a successful outcome. You can also visit our office to apply for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), also known as food stamps, if you’re eligible.
We offer free consultation and representation to immigrants for:
Room C-107 718-482-5135
Hours: Monday & Thursday: 9 a.m.–7 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Program Director Rhonda Mouton Room C-107 718-482-5129 email@example.com