LA Family Housing

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Amount:
$25,000
Year:
2014
Field of Interest:
Addressing Homelessness in Los Angeles
Program Name:
Outreach Staff Member
Grant Type:
General Community
Grant Website
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ORGANIZATION DESCRIPTION

Founded in 1983, L.A. Family Housing’s (LAFH) mission is to help families transition out of homelessness and poverty through a continuum of housing enriched with supportive services. The agency has created a 5-tiered supportive housing system that provides community outreach, emergency shelter, transitional housing, affordable permanent housing, and permanent supportive housing. It currently owns and operates 3 shelters with 665 beds and 20 permanent affordable rental properties. LAFH serves more than 3,000 children, parents, and single adults each year.

GRANT PURPOSE

To support an Outreach Staff Member who assists in the assessment of hundreds of chronically homeless individuals and placement of individuals in permanent supportive housing.