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A Safe Landing for Those In Need 600 541 CVillacorte

A Safe Landing for Those In Need

Housing for Health and Exodus Recovery announced the opening of an interim housing site with triage beds and 24/7 clinical care to meet the immediate health care and housing needs among people experiencing homelessness in South Los Angeles. Safe Landing…

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A New Framework to End Homelessness 600 541 CVillacorte

A New Framework to End Homelessness

LA County has updated its strategies to fight homelessness and is mounting a scaled-up, streamlined, equitable, all-hands-on-deck response to the crisis.

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Winter Shelters Now Open 600 541 CVillacorte

Winter Shelters Now Open

The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) announced the opening of its Winter Shelter Program for the 2022-2023 winter season. These emergency shelters offer a total of 143 beds across five sites to help people experiencing homelessness escape winter weather.…

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More Outreach and Housing for People in Skid Row 600 541 CVillacorte

More Outreach and Housing for People in Skid Row

The State of California awarded Los Angeles County a nearly $15 million grant to help 500 people living in Skid Row encampments transition to housing. It was part of a package of $48 million in Encampment Resolution Funding announced by…

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Mobile Clinics in Homeless Encampments 600 541 CVillacorte

Mobile Clinics in Homeless Encampments

Housing for Health, a division of the Department of Health Services, has launched a fleet of medical field units that are now making daily stops at homeless encampments throughout Los Angeles County to address urgent health and social needs among…

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Bringing Families Home 600 541 CVillacorte

Bringing Families Home

The Los Angeles County Development Authority (LACDA) recently announced the release of a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Bringing Families Home (BFH) Program. This RFP makes $20 million of funding available to registered non-profit organizations or joint ventures of…

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Guaranteed Income for Youth in Need 600 541 CVillacorte

Guaranteed Income for Youth in Need

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) recently launched a three-year Guaranteed Income Pilot Program for 300 youth between the ages of 18 and 24 who are currently receiving County employment services through the General Relief Opportunities…

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Homekey Hotels Become Homes 600 541 CVillacorte

Homekey Hotels Become Homes

Responding to the urgent need to provide permanent housing to people experiencing homelessness, the Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion to transform ownership of eight properties purchased with the first round of Homekey funding (Homekey 1) to community-based developers…

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Helping Renters Stay Housed 600 541 CVillacorte

Helping Renters Stay Housed

Building on lessons learned during the pandemic, the Board of Supervisors adopted two rent protection motions to help keep low-income families in their homes and to reduce the inflow of people into homelessness. The first motion, authored by Supervisors Sheila…

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New Insights into Homelessness 600 541 CVillacorte

New Insights into Homelessness

The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority has introduced a new level of transparency and accountability through the establishment and publication of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), a set of metrics that measure the progress of unhoused populations in the Los Angeles…

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