WINTER SHELTER UPDATE
The following Winter Shelter Programs will extend their hours this week from 5 p.m. Monday, January 14 until 7 a.m. Friday, January 18:
- SPA 1- Antelope Valley- Hope of the Valley
- SPA 2- San Fernando Valley- Santa Clarita CDC
- SPA 2- San Fernando Valley- Hope of the Valley
- SPA 3- San Gabriel Valley- Volunteers of America
- SPA 4- Metro Los Angeles- Weingart
- SPA 4- Metro Los Angeles- Midnight Mission
- SPA 5- West LA- First to Serve (West LA Armory)
- SPA 6- South Los Angeles- Bethel Los Angeles CDC
- SPA 6- South Los Angeles- Home at Last (men’s shelter)- 5165 S. Vermont Ave., 90037
- SPA 6- South Los Angeles- Home at Last (women’s shelter)- 5500 S. Hoover Ave., 90037
- SPA 6- South Los Angeles- Bryant Temple
- SPA 8- South Bay- U.S. Vets
Augmented Winter Shelters:
- SPA 3– Bassett Park will be utilized as a day and night (24-hr) shelter from 5 p.m. Tuesday, January 15 until 7 a.m. Friday, January 18. For additional information, call Volunteers of America at (909) 593-4796.
- Transportation pick-up: Volunteers of America Access Center, 4501 Santa Anita Ave., El Monte, CA 91731. A 25-passenger red and white shuttle van will be at the pick-up location 5-5:30 p.m. to transport to Bassett Park.
- SPA 5– Athens Park will be utilized as a day and night (24-hr) from 5 p.m. Monday, January 14 until 7 a.m. Friday, January 18. For additional information, call First to Serve at (323) 758-4670
Please use this link to see the Winter Shelter Program flyer: https://www.lahsa.org/documents?id=2626-2018-2019-lahsa-winter-shelter-program-list.
For more information, please call the Winter Shelter Hotline at 1-800-548-6047 (available 24 hours a day, seven days a week).
About the Winter Shelter Program: Winter shelters provide shelter, warmth, food, and comfort to homeless individuals during the cold and wet weather season. In addition to temporary emergency shelter, each program location provides access to supportive services and housing assistance. The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority coordinates the Winter Shelter Program in partnership with the California National Guard, the County of Los Angeles, and the City of Los Angeles.
About the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA): The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) is a joint powers authority of the city and county of Los Angeles, created in 1993 to address the problems of homelessness in Los Angeles County. LAHSA is the lead agency in the HUD-funded Los Angeles Continuum of Care, and coordinates and manages over $300 million annually in federal, state, county, and city funds for programs providing shelter, housing, and services to people experiencing homelessness. Learn more by visiting LAHSA’s website and accounts on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter.