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.

November is National Homeless Youth Awareness Month

Grace Weltman

November 15, 2017

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November is National Homeless Youth Awareness Month!  Remember we have thousands of youth experiencing hopelessness and hunger each day.   Reach out and make a difference by volunteering and donating your time and resources to organizations serving homeless youth.

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Oct 26. 2017 Meeting Documents

Grace Weltman

October 25, 2017

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Below are the majority of materials being discussed at our session on October 26, 2017. Overall Meeting Agenda and Presentation: 10 26 17 South LA TAY Meeting County of L.A. Homeless Initiative Measure H Quarterly Report (August 2017): Measure H 08.09.17 6th Quarterly-Report Hunger & Homelessness Among Community College Students: Hungry-and-Homeless-in-College-Report  Youth at Risk of Homelessness Issue Brief […]

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Oct. 26 South LA TAY Meeting – Education

Grace Weltman

October 11, 2017

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Join us on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Holman United Methodist Church from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm.  Our focus will be on how homeless youth can better access support and services in our education system.  

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Documents from July 20, 2017 Meeting

Today , July 20, 2017, we had an excellent meeting. As discussed, attached are some of the documents from the meeting. One is the Housing for Health Services presentation b Cheri Todoroff,  Deputy Director of Housing for Health (Los  Angeles County Department of Health Services) and the other one is  the study on community colleges […]

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Trump Administration Proposes 2018 HUD Budget

Spending plan will preserve support for 4.5 million HUD-assisted households. “WASHINGTON – The Trump Administration today announced the proposed 2018 Budget for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  The Budget reflects the President’s commitment to support HUD’s critical functions that provide rental assistance to low-income and vulnerable households and to help work-eligible […]

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South LA TAY Collaborative Response to Measure H

  In June 2017, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will be voting on a set of recommendations on how to spend tax revenues from Measure H for homeless services.  The South LA Homeless TAY & Foster Care Collaborative has taken feedback from community sessions and a work group that included youth with lived […]

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March 24 Meeting Documents Measure H Next Steps

Agenda: 03 24 17 South LA TAY Collaborative Meeting Agenda               Measure H Overview PP 03 24 17 Colllborative Meeting Measure H next Steps  

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Register Today-March 24 Collaborative Meeting

Join us Friday, March 24, 2017 from 1:30 to 3:30 pm as we discuss Measure H and its impact on TAY housing and services.  Guest Presenters: –Dhakshike Wickrema , Deputy for Mental Health and Homeless Advocacy ,Office of L.A. County Board of Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas –Leticia Colchado, Los Angeles County Office of Homeless Initiative  

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Access to Health Services Survey

For agencies serving homeless youth and Transition Age Youth( TAY) in South Los Angeles  Access to health services is a critical component of effectively serving the needs of homeless TAY and youth.  Policies and practices in health services that  can have a positive or negative impact on housing stability.  In partnership with Community Health Councils […]

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