4,000 nurtured throughout Greater Los Angeles
We offer educational, artistic and physical activities, child development, nutrition and parenting support to children and their families, placing an emphasis on early education, literacy, and emotional and physical health. The skills and confidence gained promote a stable home life and ensure a smooth transition into kindergarten and beyond. Head Start, Early Head Start, General Childcare, Caregiver Respite
2,500 inspired at 40 sites
We provide education and support to help our youth develop positive attitudes and behaviors in the areas of education, self, family and community. We empower them to become confident, contributing leaders of tomorrow. Upward Bound,Girls, Inc.®, LEAD, Women's Care Cottage, Positive Alternatives, UCLA Youth Mentoring
1,200 strengthened at 2 sites/100’s of homes
Families are the backbone of a healthy and productive society. Our continuum of family services comprises childcare, transitional and permanent housing, job training, employment referrals, literacy assistance, beneﬁts advocacy and medical referrals, respite care, and assistance with college admissions. Child abuse prevention programs and prenatal assistance for parents-to-be are also available. Strengthening Families, Affordable Housing, Caregiver Respite
1,000 empowered at 20 sites
We help our female clients confront negative societal messages and support them through research-based programs focusing on economic and media literacy, nutrition and sexual health, housing referrals and placement, food assistance, domestic violence education and counseling, mental health and disability services, job skills development, and instruction on child development. Girls, Inc.®, Women Empowering Women, Women's Care Cottage, Prenatal Services, S.H.A.W.L.
1,000's permanently sheltered at 14 sites
We currently provide 1,500 units of affordable permanent housing for individuals and families, and 460 units of emergency and transitional housing with an additional 250 units in development for veterans and their families.
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1,500 served throughout L.A.
As more seniors come to us who are living on fixed incomes, with significant health problems, we are expanding our existing and developing new programs to meet their needs. VOALA nourishes the lives of the elderly to help them maintain their dignity and independence and enjoy a more fulfilling life with affordable housing, warm meals, holiday events and support services. Holiday Meals, Companion Pet Program, VS-65, Affordable Housing
1,500 served at 7 sites
Our programs assist veterans faced with challenges of homelessness, mental illness, substance abuse and crime. We offer transitional and permanent housing and referrals, job development and placement, physical/mental health referrals, substance abuse treatment, group therapies, anger management, life skills classes, transportation, benefits and legal advocacy, and mandatory savings plans.
14,000 served at 12 sites
Our specialized programs provide relief and support services to homeless individuals and families. We provide basic needs, emergency shelter, employment-centered programs, transitional housing, weekly stipend, specialized training, basic computer skills, employment referrals, transportation services, permanent housing placement, and daily therapy groups. Skid Row Drop-In Center, VOALA Rotary House, HOPE, Job Training and Placement, SHAWL, 24 Hour Transportation
7,000 served at 7 sites
Our substance abuse programs include assessment, treatment, case management, and individual and group therapies. Corrections programs focus on helping ex-offenders segue back into society as responsible members of the community. We also provide warm meals, referrals for medical and psychiatric needs, benefits counseling, referrals to sober living arrangements, and vocational and education opportunities. Hollywood Rehabilitation Center, Central City Transitional Recovery, Central City Screening & Evaluation, J.O.B.S. Project, GRACE