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Former Foster Kids Find Home 600 541 CVillacorte

Former Foster Kids Find Home

Once he turned 21, foster youth Tysaiah Cooper was aging out of the system and in danger of losing housing. But thanks to a unique partnership between Los Angeles County, a nonprofit, and a philanthropic foundation, he and other vulnerable…

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Housing for Native Americans 600 541 CVillacorte

Housing for Native Americans

Spectrum News 1’s Lydia Pantazes recently visited a South Los Angeles apartment complex that became the first to be dedicated to Native Americans experiencing some kind of homelessness. Click here to watch the video. The United American Indian Involvement UAII…

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Federal Plan on Homelessness 600 541 CVillacorte

Federal Plan on Homelessness

The Biden-Harris administration released a federal plan for ending homelessness in America that starts with the ambitious goal of reducing homelessness 25% by 2025. All In: The Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness builds on the success of previous…

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Verna is a Survivor 600 541 CVillacorte

Verna is a Survivor

Verna lived in Skid Row for years after fleeing a violent marriage in Belize. With help from one of Los Angeles County’s nonprofit partners, HOPICS, she was able to receive housing, where is now thriving. She tells her story with…

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Herman is Home 600 541 CVillacorte

Herman is Home

Herman experienced homelessness for decades before being placed at a Measure H-funded permanent supportive housing unit operated by one of Los Angeles County’s nonprofit partners, PATH. He’s now in recovery and participates in a leadership program that encourages people to…

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Homekey Round 3 600 541 CVillacorte

Homekey Round 3

The State of California Department of Housing and Community Development’s (HCD’s) Homekey Program provides funding to local public entities (and their co-applicants) to purchase and rehabilitate housing, including hotels, motels, vacant apartment buildings, and other buildings and convert them into interim…

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LA County and City Collaborate on Homelessness 600 541 CVillacorte

LA County and City Collaborate on Homelessness

L-R: Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative Executive Director Cheri Todoroff, Chief Executive Officer Fesia Davenport, Supervisor Holly Mitchell, Supervisor Lindsey Horvath, Supervisor Janice Hahn, Mayor Karen Bass, Supervisor Hilda Solis, LA City Chief of Housing and Homelessness Solutions Mercedes Márquez,…

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Eric’s Path to Sobriety and Housing 600 541 CVillacorte

Eric’s Path to Sobriety and Housing

Eric cycled between living on the streets or behind bars over decades of struggling with substance use disorder. He finally became sober after participating in a Measure H-funded Recovery Bridge Housing program provided by the LA County Department of Public…

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A Family is Homeless No More 600 541 CVillacorte

A Family is Homeless No More

Amalia, a domestic violence survivor and single mother of three was homeless for years. With help from the Salvation Army, St. Joseph Center, and Los Angeles County’s Measure H funding, she and her family now have an apartment and she…

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Quarterly Report 25 612 792 CVillacorte

Quarterly Report 25

This 25th Quarterly Report is the first to reflect the Homeless Initiative’s New Framework to End Homeless, particularly for the Homeless Rehousing System, with data organized according to its pillars: Coordinate, Prevent, Connect, House, and Stabilize. The report captures data…

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