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.

State Advocacy Needed Now to Support LA County Homeless Initiative


ACT NOW! Your help is needed to supporting the Homeless Initiative in L.A. County at the California State Legislative  level. We  urgently  request your help in emailing, writing or calling  in support of this matter. Permanent and sustainable resources are needed to address our homeless crisis.

Here is the Homeless Initiative Website with email addresses and a sample letter:

Contact the Leadership of the State Legislature today to urge them to support trailer bill language to grant counties the authority to seek voter approval to impose a special tax on personal income above $1 million/year  to combat homelessness.

Email and/or fax in your advocacy letter no later than Friday, June 3rd, and send a copy of your letter to[email protected]. Please click here for the sample letter. You can email and/or fax to:

    Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León
    Email [email protected]
    Fax: (916) 651-4924

    Senator Mark Leno, Chair, Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee
    Email [email protected]
    Fax: (916) 651-4911

    Speaker Anthony Rendon
    Email [email protected]
    Fax: (916) 319-2163

    Assembly Member Philip Ting, Chair, Assembly Budget Committee
    Email [email protected]
    Fax: (916) 319-2119

Spread the word about this urgent effort and encourage your colleagues and community partners to submit their advocacy letters.

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