A New Look at Housing Solutions

The housing crisis in Los Angeles is complex and multi-layered. Exploring the housing development terrain takes patience and effort. A group of students at USC spent close to 40 hours during the 2020 spring semester learning and producing a podcast on policy housing in Los …

Local Community College Commits to Housing for Homeless Students

1 in 5 community college students report experiencing homelessness in Los Angeles, significantly reducing the odds of their success as they attempt to further their post high school education and build a future career.  One community college district recently took action to reduce those odds.  Cerritos Community …

Help Us Champion Housing as a Human Right

It is time to declare that housing is a human right and ensure access to this basic human need for all people.  We know that lack of access to housing reduces life expectancy by an average of 20 years and harms health in multiple ways. It …

LACDA – Seven Site-Based Waiting Lists to open February 10, 2020

We have great news!! LACDA will accept registrants for seven public housing Site-Based Waiting Lists (SBWLs) for elderly families effective February 10, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. through August 10, 2020, at 4:00 p.m.  For additional information, see the attached FAQs, Public Notice, and List of Site-Based Waiting Lists in various …

Bond-funded housing project opens its doors

The first housing development to be funded through the Los Angeles City Bond fund, HHH, approved by voters in 2016, now has its first residents. It took a long time, even with everyone working together but it DID happen. We CAN create affordable housing, stay …

2019-2020 LAHSA Winter Shelter Program

Winter Shelter Update NEW SITES ADDED! Our Winter Shelter Program Guide has been updated to include the following changes: Steinmetz Park, Hacienda Heights ·     The site now has the option of walking up along with being transported to the site. ·     Starting Monday January 6, the VOALA …