These are more of my favorite outreach services for the
homeless. Some of them are not based in Skid Row.
A Community of Friends ACOF is able to provide housing for homeless, disabled and very low-income persons – creating permanent, affordable housing and an environment that promotes stability.
Step Up on Second in Santa Monica. Step Up on Second involves individuals with severe and persistent mental illness in developing opportunities to reintegrate into the community. Step Up is dedicated to long-term support of people in recovery and their families, offering quality housing, educational, social and work experiences. Step Up is committed to increasing public understanding and acceptance of mental illness.
Ocean Park Community Center AKA OPCC OPCC, (formerly the Ocean Park Community Center), is a network of shelters and services for low-income and homeless youth, adults and families, battered women and their children, and people living with mental illness.
Volunteers of America
Volunteers of America is one of the nation’s oldest organized charities. We are committed to bringing lasting solutions to the less fortunate in the greater Los Angeles area.
If you know of any service that I have overlooked, please inform me.