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.

New Independent Living Program Units Open

The Sanctuary of Hope has new Independent Living Program units available for former foster youth, ages 18-21, who are Chafee eligible. Here is a link to the program and eligibility details >> http://www.thesoh.org/programs/independent-living-program/  Also, don’t forget that the “Pathways to Success” Winter Shelter is open for homeless youth, ages 18-25, which is open from now to March […]

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Pathways to Your Future Opens Winter Shelter for Homeless Youth

Pathways to Your Future has opened their Pathways to Success (PTS) Winter Shelter, specifically for youth 18-25 years old, from December 1st to March 31st. The PTS Shelter location is at Bryant Temple AME Church 2514 West Vernon Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90008. Pick up locations have been arranged with Skid Row, First to Serve, […]

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The Homestretch: New Documentary on Homeless Youth

The Homestretch is playing in Los Angeles, for one week starting November 21-27th for National Homeless Youth Awareness Month. We’re working with a number of community partners including: Los Angeles County Office of Education, Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority, Los Angeles LBGT Center, Hollywood Homeless Youth Coalition, My Friend’s Place, Jovenes, Safe Place for Youth, […]

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September 2014 Community Plan Goals

The summary of our Strategic Goals and Objectives. South LA TAY Homeless No More Community Plan Summary Sept 2014

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Sept 25th – “Homeless No More” Community Plan Presentation

On September 25, 2014 we unveiled our “Homeless No More” Community Plan.   The presentation today highlighted the community-driven strategic goals and objectives of the plan.  Attached is our presentation.  Homeless No More Presentation Sept 25

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Homeless No More Community Plan Unveiled

Above is a video released by the Office of L.A. County Board of Supervisor, Mark Ridley-Thomas, who spoke at the September 25, 2014 Homeless No More Community Plan Launch.  Click here to link to the Supervisor’s website for the full article. Get involved. Read more about the plan unveiled on September 25, 2014 and get involved.  Click […]

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August 2014 Workgroup Session

August 2014 Workgroup Session Notes Thank you to those who attended our workgroup sessions in August.   Attached are the notes from the workgroup sessions, including notes from the Empowerment Congress Mental Health Focus Group. Education Workgroup August 2014 Notes Faith Based Workgroup August 2014 Notes Foster Care and Child Welfare Workgroup August 2014 Notes […]

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Policy Action: Support The Runaway and Homeless Youth Act (RHYA)

Send your letter of support to your local U.S. Congressional Representative now!  Senator Leahy (D-VT) and Senator Collins (R-ME) introduced the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act, S. 2646, to reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act (RHYA) (42 U.S.C. 5701 et seq.), which expires September 30, 2014. The Runaway and Homeless Youth Act (RHYA), […]

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