Motel vouchers are available for homeless families with minor children. They are distributed in one- or two-night increments, and may be extended based on need and availability of vouchers. Families are required to demonstrate that they are actively working on a permanent housing plan. SAVES, 1002 East Avenue Q-12, Palmdale, CA 93550 (661) 267-5191. Service Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9 am-12 pm and 1 pm-4 pm, Closed Friday. Phone Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am-5:30 pm, Closed Friday
Revival provides service in the area of Drug and Alcohol Substance Abuse, which are designed to address the needs of the clients. Revival is a Faith - Based facility that focuses on Individual Counsel, Group Processing, MFT Therapy, Relapse Prevention, Anger Management, Boundaries, Celebrate Recovery, 12-Step AA/NA Module, Medical Aspect Education, Biblical Studies, Discipleship, Fellowship Activities and Church. Call Mr. Ray Perea (760) 748-1084
The City of Los Angeles Department of Animal Services provides Discount Coupons to City residents or Free S/N Certificates to qualifying residents for spay & neuter services for their companion animals (dog/cat/rabbit only). Must be the legal owner of the animal (rescue groups who wish to complete an application for the sterilization of their animals do not qualify). Feral cats and stray dogs do not qualify for these programs. S/N Voucher(s) (Discount Coupons/Free Certificates) will be mailed to you, along with the list of participating veterinary hospitals, in approximately two weeks.
Actors and Others for Animals serve individuals who live on a low or fixed income and reside in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ventura counties. If you qualify for assistance, you will be directed to a low cost veterinarian in your area who has agreed to work with us to offer lower costs and provided with a financial pledge to help pay for the surgery. Except for special programs, we do not pay for the entire cost. Our telephone numbers are: (818) 755-6045, (818) 755-6323. Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
CA Youth Crisis Line
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week as the statewide emergency response system for youth (ages 12-24) and families in crisis. It has access to more than 5,500 free or low-cost resources for youth and families across CA.
The Salvation Army's Adult Rehabilitation Centers (ARCs) comprise the largest residential rehabilitation program in the United States five of which are located in Southern California. Locations include Anaheim, Canoga Park, Long Beach, Pasadena, Santa Monica, San Bernardino, San Diego and Perris.
CITY OF LA HELPING LOW-INCOME, FIRST-TIME HOMEBUYERS. They offer a purchase assistance program for first-time, low income homebuyers to help them finance their first home.FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR LOW INCOME HOMEBUYERS. The Low Income Purchase Assistance Program helps first-time, low income homebuyers purchase homes by providing loans to cover the down payment, acquisition, and closing costs.
The Glendale Housing Authority Homeless Incentive Program (HIP) offers monetary incentives to encourage landlords to rent their available units to the Glendale Housing Authority homeless Continuum of Care Voucher holders. Funding for the program comes as part of the Homeless Prevention Initiative (HPI) Measure H Funding. Holding Fees, Payment of Rental Application Fees, Move-In Assistance, and Damage Claims. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 818-548-3720.
SAMHSA’s National Helpline, 1-800-662-HELP (4357), (also known as the Treatment Referral Routing Service) or TTY: 1-800-487-4889 is a confidential, free, 24-hour-a-day, 365-day-a-year, information service, in English and Spanish. This service provides referrals to local treatment facilities, support groups, and community-based organizations.
The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA) has been a leader in the fight to end Homelessness and has implemented measures to accomplish this goal. HACLA has partnered with the Housing Authority of the County of Los Angeles (HACOLA) to provide homeless incentive payments to private landlords to house applicants from HACLA’s homeless housing assistance programs. HACOLA will transfer City funds to HACLA, who will issue a check directly to a landlord upon receiving the HIP request.
Hold Incentive: Receive up to one month's rent, per vacant unit held, based on the number of bedrooms and current Fair Market Rents (FMR).
You can help strengthen communities through a year of service with Habitat AmeriCorps.
You can get paid to serve full-time helping families build strong and stable homes, all while gaining real-world experience. With Habitat AmeriCorps, you will have the opportunity to serve for one year in a community near you or in one of our locations throughout the United States.
We are pleased to announce the Housing Authority of the City of Long Beach (HACLB) is a sub recipient of funds through the Los Angeles County’s recently passed Measure H funding, which aims to support persons experiencing homelessness. The intent of this program is to provide additional resources to assist those in search of housing, while encouraging landlord acceptance of subsidized tenants who have been issued vouchers.
The Conejo Valley Botanical Garden offer families panoramic views of the Conejo Valley and many opportunities for education, recreation. The Kid’s Adventure Garden (KAG) is open every Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and provides an exciting place for children to learn about nature and gardening. The garden features a tree house, a zoo, gardens and much more. Go online for directions. (805) 494-7630
Every Sunday from 1 to 4 pm at UCLA Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space. 95 Charles Young Drive East, Geology 3697, Los Angeles, CA 90095. The UCLA Collection of Meteorites is the largest on the West Coast and contains over 2500 samples from about 1500 different meteorites. About 100 of these are exhibited in the Meteorite Gallery.
Free Gift & Birthday Cake Supplies. This program provides the supplies needed to make a birthday cake, and a gift for the birthday child (birthday gifts are dependent on availability).In order to participate in the Birthday Program, you must come on the day before or the day of the child’s birthday. If the child’s birthday falls on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday, you must come on the Thursday before the birthday. Families who come after the child’s birthday will not quality for the program. SAVES, 1002 East Avenue Q-12, Palmdale, CA 93550 (661) 267-5191. Service Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9 am-12 pm and 1 pm-4 pm, Closed Friday. Phone Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am-5:30 pm, Closed Friday
Free walking tours and information about historic Los Angeles are offered Tuesday through Saturday* 10 a.m.- 12 p.m., excluding major holidays. Complete plaza tours (approximately 45-50-minutes duration) depart from the office on the hour at 10am, 11am & 12pm.
HOW TO SIGN UP FOR A TOUR Walk-ins are welcome! Please feel free to walk-in the day of your visit to join us on a tour if you and your group have less than 10 attending. For groups of ten or more, groups with special needs or requests for Sunday/Monday tours, please make a reservation by contacting (213) 628-1274, emailing email@example.com (if the requested date is available, you will receive a confirmation via email) or by clicking tour request at least one week before the requested tour date.
FREE Admission Day at Channel Islands Maritime Museum. Third Thursday of each month from 10 am to 4 pm. Channel Islands Maritime Museum, 3900 Bluefin Circle, Oxnard, CA 93035
The Skirball is completely FREE for all visitors every Thursday. What’s the catch? No catch, but definitely a tip: Advance tickets are highly recommended well in advance for all visitors who plan on visiting Noah’s Ark. To ensure a safe and pleasant visitor experience, all Noah’s Arc ticket holders are assigned an entry time, permitting up to two hours in the Noah’s galleries. These tickets are quite popular, so if you’d like to visit Noah’s Ark, check in on Monday, as soon as Thursday reservations become available.
(All other galleries and exhibits are free every Thursday, and those don’t require advance reservations.) 2701 North Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90049.
Free guided tours of current exhibitions will be held each Thursday at 2:30 p.m. No reservations are required. These interactive 45-minute guided tours highlight current exhibitions and are ideal for learning about art around the world. Group tours at the Fowler Museum are led by Student Educators, UCLA students from diverse disciplines who bring unique perspectives to the artwork on view. Spanish-speaking educators are available upon request with advanced notice and are also subject to availability. Email the Education Department at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Health Counseling and Screenings – Pasadena Senior Center
3rd Friday each month, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Free Health Counseling by a Registered Nurse. No appointment necessary.
•Personal health guidance
•Hypertension (high blood pressure) screening
•Diabetes (high blood sugar) risk assessment and screening
•Medical and social services referrals
•Health promotion literature and resources
The Cal State LA counseling and assessment clinic is now accepting referrals for family counseling. The clinic was established 25 years ago and over 600 families have been served! There is no cost to families (except for parking) from the local community and schools. A wait list will be generated once the maximum number of referrals is received
Free Food. SOVA Metro
1140 N. La Brea Ave
West Hollywood, California 90038
Phone - 818.988.7682
Free food boxes, groceries, and more. Bread, fruits, vegetables, and items such as baby formula may be distributed to children and mothers.
The first Tuesday of the month from 4:00 to 8:00pm is Kidspace's Free Family Night. Admission to the museum is FREE for everyone during these hours only. On these special nights, Kidspace will promote family learning about the arts, while emphasizing the diverse cultures and communities present in Greater Los Angeles. Expect crowds and long admission lines during the spring and summer months. Themed activities will be facilitated between 4:30 and 7:30pm.
Free admission on the second Thursday of each month. Join us Thursday, September 13th, 2018, for our next free admission day. Admission to the museum will be free from 12:00pm to 8:00pm and includes all galleries and exhibits. We hope to see you there! Free admission includes both the museum's permanent and temporary exhibits. With free admission, all are welcome to visit, bring family and friends, and enjoy a day of appreciating our local history and culture. For more information please contact (310) 395-2290 or email@example.com
This program provides food baskets to qualified families so that they may enjoy the tradition of a holiday meal in November and December. December Holiday Baskets also include a gift for every child under the age of 18. This program is by appointment only; sign-ups are in October and November. SAVES, 1002 East Avenue Q-12, Palmdale,, CA 93550 (661) 267-5191. Service Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9 am-12 pm and 1 pm-4 pm, Closed Friday. Phone Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am-5:30 pm, Closed Friday
Santa Monica New Hope Apartments is a 25-unit low-income apartment community located just a short distance away from the 10 freeway in the city of Santa Monica and within walking distance to shops, restaurants, movie theaters, the beach and public transportation. We have professionally landscaped grounds, gated parking and a large community room for our residents’ enjoyment. Each apartment includes air conditioning/heating, a laundry washer/dryer and a full kitchen with a stove and refrigerator as well as grab bars in the bathrooms for our residents’ convenience.
Head of household must be at least 18 years-old and diagnosed with HIV/AIDS at time application is submitted. Household income must not exceed 50% of the HUD annual income limits. Rent is based on 30% of adjusted gross income.
Now accepting applications for 2 bedroom units. Please submit the completed HOUSING APPLICATION
via Email, Fax, or Mail.
Mail: TELACU Property Management
1248 Goodrich Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
Free Family Recovery Workshop every Thursday 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM. Balboa Horizons Community Room
129 Cabrillo Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92672
Open to all people who have been affected by someone with a drug or alcohol problem
Join us to celebrate LOVE with the community of Los Angeles at our Everything FREE Family Event. The event will take place on Saturday, February 9th, 2019 from 11 am to 1 pm at Immanuel Presbyterian Church, 668 South Catalina Street, Los Angeles, CA 90005. Parking on Berendo between Wilshire and 7th. All interested must make a reservation through Eventbrite, and bring proof of admission. We suggest arriving early. All attendees must complete an intake form before entering the event — no need to show proof of income.
Everything in the event is FREE.
Food to take home,
Personal Hygiene Products,
Warm Blankets, and
This event is a first come first serve until supplies last. Strollers and carts are allowed but subject to revision.
LA Sanitation will be accepting bulky items at five locations on specific Saturday's from 8am to 4:30pm. #Furniture, #carpet, #yard #trimmings,#shelving, and #wood will be accepted.If you have questions, please call our 24-hour Customer Care Center at 1-800-773-2489.
11050 Pendleton Street, Sun Valley
8840 Vanalden Avenue, Northridge
1400 North Gaffey Street, San Pedro
2027 Stoner Avenue, Los Angeles
2201 East Washington Boulevard, Los Angeles Angeles
LAUSD is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 academic year for the following programs Magnets, Permits With Transportation, Dual Language Education, Schools for Advanced Studies, and Admission Criteria Schools. Deadline November 9th.
No Diploma or GED?
Free classes for adults who want to improve their skills in math, reading and writing. Get your GED at your own pace. Register Now in person at St Margaret’s Center 10217 S Inglewood Blvd, Inglewood, CA 90304. For more information please call Adrienne Nicole Edwards at (310) 672-2208.
FREE Zumba Classes. Every Thursday from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm. Immanuel Presbyterian Church, 3300 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles 90010. Harris Hall, room 210. Save your space calling Michelle at 213-389-3191 x307 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Free parking, snacks and child care.
FREE CRAFT LOUNGE & KNITTING HANGOUT
Starts: October 13, 2018, 11:00 am. Ends: 2:00 pm
Neighborhood: Santa Monica Pier Area / Ocean Avenue
1450 Ocean Avenue (Corner of Ocean & Broadway), Santa Monica, CA 90401 Every second Saturday of the month we invite #artists and #crafters to come work on their #projects in company. We have sewing machines and #artsupplies available for sharing, and often invite a guest artist to lead an activity. #Knittersand #crocheter especially welcome to hang on our comfy couch and work!
Project New Hope promotes and provides safe affordable housing and supportive services, for low and moderate income individuals or families with disabilities (such as HIV/AIDS) and Seniors, living in Southern California. Applications available at http://www.chirpla.org/sites/chirpla.org/files/u107/S%2BC%20Housing%20Application_0.pdf