RESOURCES FOR
ASSISTANCE

Food & Housing

FREE FOOD TO THOSE IN NEED
Los Angeles Regional Food Bank
lafoodbank.org

SHORT TERM HOUSING, RENTAL / UTILITIES ASSISTANCE
211
211.org

AFFORDABLE HOUSING & SUPPORT SERVICES
PATH
epath.org

HOUSING & SUPPORTIVE SERVICES
Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority
lahsa.org

HOUSING SUPPORT THROUGH RENTAL ASSISTANCE
Section 8
hacola.org/section-8

HOUSING, EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM FOR FOSTER YOUTH
First Place for Youth
firstplaceforyouth.org

HOUSING & SUPPORTIVE SERVICES TO YOUTH
Convenant House
covenanthouse.org

TRANSITIONAL HOUSING & EDUCATION
United Friends of the Children
unitedfriends.org

TRANSITIONAL HOUSING FOR MOTHERS AGING OUT
St. Anne’s
stannes.org

HOUSING & SUPPORTIVE SERVICES TO YOUTH
SOLA Impact
solaimpact.com

Baby & Child Supportive Services

INDEPENDENT COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER
St. John’s Well Child & Family Services
wellchild.org

ENHACING HEALTH & QUALITY OF LIFE
South LA Health Projects
slahp.org

MENTALL ILLNESS COUNSELING
Pacific Asian Counseling Services
pacsla.com

VARIOUS SUPPORTIVE SERVICES
California Institute of Health & Social Services
cihssinc.org

SHIELDS FOR FAMILIES
shieldsforfamilies.org

JVS SOCAL
jvs-socal.org

Clothing

OFFERS BASIC ESSENTIALS, CAREER & CASUAL CLOTHING, ACCESSORIES AND BOOKS
The Emporium
emporiumla.org

Education & Employment

TRAINING FOR JOBS & PROVIDING HEALTHY MEALS
L.A. Kitchen
lakitchen.org

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CAREER, TECHNICAL TRAINING OR COLLEGE
California Student Aid Commission
chafee.csac.ca.gov

EDUCATIONAL & JOB TRAINING IN CODING
Learn to Program Computers & Build Websites
stjosephctr.org/codetalk

HEALTH , EDUCATION, EMPLOYMENT & CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Safe Place for Youth
safeplaceforyouth.org

JOB TRAINING WITH COUNSELING FOR YOUTH AGING OUT
The Right Way Foundation
therightwayfoundation.org

LEADERSHIP PROGRAM, JOB INTERNSHIPS FOR CURRENT/FORMER FOSTER YOUTH
NFYI
nfyi.org

TRAINING, OPPORTUNITIES & CONNECTIONS FOR FORMER FOSTER YOUTH ATTENDING COLLEGE
Ready to Succeed
readytosucceedla.org

MENTORSHIP AND SUPPORT PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH AGING OUT
Foster Nation
fosternation.org

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM FOR FOSTER YOUTH
First Place for Youth
firstplaceforyouth.org

HELPS FOSTER YOUTH ACHIEVE THEIR HIGHER EDUCATION GOALS
California College Pathways
cacollegepathways.org

OFFERS COLLEGE READINESS PROGRAMS FOR FOSTER YOUTH
First Star
firststar.org

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT FOR HOMELESS, EMANCIPATED, & AT-RISK YOUTH, AGES 16 TO 24
YWCA
ywcagla.org

COLLEGE COUNSELING AND PREPARATION
Children’s Defense Fund California
cdfca.org

TRAINING IN FINCANCIAL LITERACY, TOTAL HEALTH & LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
Project Destined
projectdestined.com

CULINARY INTERNSHIPS
Tender Greens
tendergreens.com

Therapy & Wellness

AFFORDABLE MENTAL HEALTH CARE FOR THOSE IN NEED
Southern California Counseling Center
sccc-la.org

Legal Support

LEGAL SUPPORT FOR IMPOVERISHED, ABUSED CHILDREN & YOUTH
Alliance for Children’s Rights
kids-alliance.org

LEGAL SUPPORT FOR THE ABUSED OR NEGLECTED AND ARE INVOLVED WITH THE LOS ANGELES OR SACRAMENTO COUNTY JUVENILE DEPENDENCY COURT SYSTEMS
Children’s Law Center of California
clccal.org

General Support

DATABASE OF PROGRAMS AND SERVICES FOR TRANSITION-AGE FOSTER YOUTH IN CENTRAL LA
L.A. Opportunity Youth Collaborative
laoyc.org

VOLUNTEER MENTORS WHO ASSIST VULNERABLE FAMILIES
Imagine L.A.
imaginela.org

GRANTS WISHES TO YOUTH IN FOSTER CARE
One Simple Wish
onesimplewish.org

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO CURRENT AND FORMER FOSTER/PROBATION YOUTH,
16-20 YEARS OF AGE

ILP Online
ilponline.org/Resources

PHONES, LAPTOPS, JOB TRAINING, A VARIETY OF SUPPORT & ASSISTANCE FOR FOSTER YOUTH
iFoster
ifoster.org

PROVIDES FOSTER YOUTH AGING OUT BASIC LIFE SKILLS
Stepping Forward L.A.
steppingforwardla.org

VARIOUS SUPPORT SERVICES FOR CHILDREN & FAMILIES
Hathaway-Sycamores
hathaway-sycamores.org

SUPPORT PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH AGING OUT
Echoes of Hope
choesofhope.org

VARIOUS SUPPORT & ASSISTANCE TO CURRENT / AGING OUT FOSTER YOUTH
Peace 4 Kids
peace4kids.org

MENTOR & VARIOUS SUPPORT / ASSISTANCE TO THE CHILDREN OF AGING OUT FOSTER YOUTH
(ENROLLMENT BEGINS WHEN CHILD IS AGED 4-6)
Friends of LA
friendsla.org
vesquivel@friendsla.org

EMPOWERING YOUTH TO IMPACT THEIR WORLD THROUGH CREATIVE FILMMAKING
Real to Reel
realtoreel.org

EMPOWERING FOSTER KIDS THROUGH FILMMAKING
Kids in the Spotlight
kitsinc.org

TRANSFORM THE LIVES OF CHILDREN EXPOSED TO ADVERSITY & POVERTY IN LOS ANGELES
Children’s institute
childrensinstitute.org

RESOURCES FOR ALL AGED OUT YOUTH
The L.A. Opportunity Youth Collaborative (OYC)
laoyc.org/about

Health Insurance

HEALTH INSURANCE THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU
Covered California
coveredca.com

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