The mission of the South L.A. Homeless TAY and Foster Care Collaborative is to prevent and end youth homelessness in the South Los Angeles region.

Homeless but Not Hopeless Policy Leadership Summit Held on September 29, 2016

On September 29, 2016, the South Los Angeles TAY Collaborative held a “Homeless but not Hopeless Policy Leadership Summit at Holman United Methodist Church to discuss policy and advocacy strategic goals to address the situation with homeless transitional aged youth in the City of Los Angeles. To find out more of what was discussed at […]

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Incarceration & Reentry, Case Manager Training, & Leadership Development Dates Announced

Deborah Mitchell

September 16, 2016

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New Course! Incarceration & Reentry October 27 – 28, 2016 Since the realignment of California’s criminal justice system, the County of Los Angeles has played a larger role in the incarceration and reentry into their communities of people convicted of felonies. This workshop is designed for homeless services case managers who work with or are […]

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At Cal State, student homelessness has been hidden until now

Grace Weltman

August 27, 2016

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Los Angeles Times article published on August 26 talks about a Cal State homeless student. Article and video http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-cal-state-homeless-adv-snap-story.html

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HUD Announces Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program Funding

Grace Weltman

August 25, 2016

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2016 Youth_Homelessness_Coordinated_Response “HUD’s Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program Funding Opportunity is Now Open!”  On August 22, , “the Department of Housing and Urban Development released a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP). Under the program, up to ten communities (at least four rural) will be awarded a total of $33 million to […]

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“California is in a homeless crisis..” Sacramento BeeOp Ed by by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas& London Breed

Grace Weltman

August 24, 2016

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“More than 25,000 Californians from all walks of life have signed a petition urging Gov. Jerry Brown to declare a statewide emergency on homelessness.The state Assembly added to the clamor by overwhelmingly passing House Resolution 56. It is time for the state Senate to do the same with Senate Resolution 84…” Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/opinion/op-ed/soapbox/article97425342.html#storylink=cpy […]

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SR 84 Support Letters Needed

Grace Weltman

August 12, 2016

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The Los Angeles Chief Executive Office (CEO) Homeless Initiative is requesting our support. Please send letters via email to Sacramento by Monday. August 15. Letter from CEO’s Office “SR 84 Support Letters Needed: California Senate Resolution 84 (Isadore Hall) has just been introduced urging the Governor to declare a State of Emergency. We anticipate it will be […]

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Help Declare Homelessness Emergency in California

  We have been advocating for everyone  to sign the LA County Board of Supervisors’s petition urging Governor Brown to declare a state of emergency for our homeless crisis. There is still time to have your voice heard and help recruit others.  Click on the button or here to sign the petition.

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#FutureofPolicing -July 23, 2016 Days of Dilaogue

Please register at www.empowermentcongress.org/futureofpolicing Space is limited. Doors open at 9:30am.

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