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Homeless Court Moves Outdoors 600 541 admin

Homeless Court Moves Outdoors

Supervisor Janice Hahn was on hand to witness a session of the Homeless Court in Redondo Beach helping unhoused residents put their past behind them.

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HOTSpot App Helps with COVID-19 Triage 600 541 admin

HOTSpot App Helps with COVID-19 Triage

In an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 among people experiencing homelessness, Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) outreach team members have used a new mobile app to conduct more than 36,000 wellness checks since April. The “HOTSpot” app,…

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Supervisor Hahn Approves 4 Motel Conversions

Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn approved plans to purchase four motels in her district and convert them to supportive housing units for formerly homeless residents. The projects are part of the state’s Project Homekey effort to protect the state’s…

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2020 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count Results

The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority released the results of the 2020 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count, which showed 66,436 people in Los Angeles County experiencing homelessness, Friday. This represents a 12.7% rise from last year’s point-in-time count. The city…

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Paula’s Story: From the Street to Outreach and Hope 1024 674 admin

Paula’s Story: From the Street to Outreach and Hope

Every day, hundreds of outreach workers are on the streets of Los Angeles County connecting with the most vulnerable people living on those streets. Meet Paula, whose climb from the streets to outreach inspires hope as a member of the…

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Homeless Outreach in the Antelope Valley 600 541 admin

Homeless Outreach in the Antelope Valley

A multidisciplinary team performs outreach to the homeless population in the Antelope Valley.

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Public Defenders Volunteer in Skid Row

Workers at the Alternative Public Defender’s office prepared kits to be shared with the Skid Row community through Homeless Healthcare Los Angeles on East 4th Street in Downtown Los Angeles.

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Bringing Healthcare Where It’s Needed Most

Members from the USC Keck Street Medicine Team and the Union Station Homeless Services take to the streets to provide health care for people experiencing homelessness.

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Homeless Handwashing Kits Donated with Love

Get Together Foundation is currently working with the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) and other agencies to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the homeless population throughout Los Angeles County. They assembled handwashing kits that contain soap, water, and…

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Alternatives to Incarceration

Today the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously on a motion to establish a new office to advance the County’s call for a “care first, jails last” system that would provide care and treatment instead of jail whenever possible. The vote…

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