We help individuals in our industry weather the storms of life.  Today, COVID-19 presents a storm like never before. We’re here with our partners and a community filled with resilience and compassion to help you navigate this uncertain time.

Our founder, Mary Pickford, saw it nearly 100 years ago: the entertainment community holds a unique promise to its working family in times of trouble.

Below, find more information regarding our relief efforts and ways you can help by donating or volunteering. If you are in need, please call our intake line at 323 634 3888 to speak with someone about what you are going through and learn how we can help make things better.

Our Founder, Mary Pickford, 1893 – 1979

Mary Pickford, 1893 – 1979

We help individuals in our industry weather the storms of life.  Today, COVID-19 presents a storm like never before. We’re here with our partners and a community filled with resilience and compassion to help you navigate this uncertain time.

Our founder, Mary Pickford, saw it nearly 100 years ago: the entertainment community holds a unique promise to its working family in times of trouble.

Below, find more information regarding our relief efforts,  ways you can help by donating or volunteering and if you are in need, please call our intake line at 323 634 3888 to speak with someone about what you are going through and how we can help.

Relief Funds

If you or an industry friend need help, please give us a chance to listen to your story and determine how we can make life better for you. For those who are in a position to donate, please fill your heart with compassion and make that much needed contribution today.

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The Wasserman Campus In Woodland Hills 

We are working hard to protect the safety and health of our vulnerable population and caregivers.

Learn more about our on-campus efforts here >

Operations That Remain Open

While we administer a portion of the IATSE COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund, the Netflix COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund, the Teamsters Local 399 Emergency Relief Fund, and our own MPTF COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund, following are our additional services of support.

Social Services

Social Workers are providing counseling, information, and referrals to working and retired members of the entertainment community. Call our intake line at 323 634 3888 for help.

Palliative Care

Industry members and their immediate family diagnosed with serious illness can rely on our skilled interdisciplinary team  to discover ways to improve  their overall quality of life.

Health Insurance Services

We provide comprehensive health insurance enrollment support and counseling to the entertainment  community. More info: ehisca.com
See our COVID-19 Q&A here >

Samuel Goldwyn Jr. Center For Behavioral Health

Individuals 55+ seeking help in coping with mental health issues are eligible to receive care in private patient rooms with interdisciplinary treatment.

Age Well

In association with UCLA Health, qualifying industry members and/or their parents, who receive health care from UCLA, can receive a comprehensive geriatric assessment.

Daily Call Sheet

Daily Call Sheet is our Social Connectivity program that pairs industry members with similar interests to provide a loving phone call of support during this time of crisis and beyond.
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Currently Suspended

WISE Adult Day Care, Saban Center for Health & Wellness, Samuel Goldwyn Foundation Children’s Center

COVID-19

IATSE Leaders Donating $2.5 Million to Help Workers Displaced by Coronavirus Crisis.

The leaders of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees are donating… >

MPTF Stands Ready to Help Industry Workers Displaced by Coronavirus Shutdown

As the entertainment industry continues to batten down the hatches to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, with… >

Today.

Dear Entertainment Community, today we face a mighty challenge. For the last 100 years, we’ve worked to help individuals in our great industry weather storms of life. And we’ve never seen a storm like this. >

COVID-19

IATSE Leaders Donating $2.5 Million to Help Workers Displaced by Coronavirus Crisis.

The leaders of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees are donating… >

MPTF Stands Ready to Help Industry Workers Displaced by Coronavirus Shutdown

As the entertainment industry continues to batten down the hatches to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, with productions >

Today.

Dear Entertainment Community, today we face a mighty challenge. For the last 100 years, we’ve worked to help individuals in our great industry weather storms of life. And we’ve never seen a storm like this. >

COVID-19

IATSE Leaders Donating $2.5 Million to Help Workers Displaced by Coronavirus Crisis.

The leaders of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees are donating… >

MPTF Stands Ready to Help Industry Workers Displaced by Coronavirus Shutdown

As the entertainment industry continues to batten down the hatches to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, with productions >

Today.

Dear Entertainment Community, today we face a mighty challenge. For the last 100 years, we’ve worked to help individuals in our great industry weather storms of life. And we’ve never seen a storm like this. >

Ways You Can Help 

Angel Cards

Angel Cards is one way you can help support industry members both on and off campus with a friendly email message. 

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Channel 22

Our on-campus Channel 22 is engaging residents with fresh content weekly. Please send video recordings with lighthearted message of positivity to lift their spirits.

How you can help >

#TodayWeThank

Help us raise awareness around our MPTF COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund. Create a quick video, post, and be our inspiration.

Complete details here >

Sharing Hope 

We All Play Our Part

See our social media videos and posts as we connect during this uncertain time.