211 LA County

211 LA County provides access to comprehensive social services and disaster support for L.A. County residents. 211 LA's innovative programs are examples of the best practices in assessing, coordinating and integrating the health and human services.  With one phone call, clients are directly screened and connected with the services they need for themselves or their children, including shelters, meals, autism screening, veterans' services, substance abuse programs, health care, and mental health services, and access to jobs.

Nearest Office Location:
LA County Department of Social Services
17600 S. Santa Fe Ave. Compton, CA 90221
(310) 761-2000 8AM - 5PM


Los Angeles County Housing Resources 

The Matrix shows various options for housing different needs and circumstances.
Los Angeles County Housing Resources Decision Matrix 


South Bay Coalition to End Homelessness Local Resource Guides

South Bay Coalition to End Homelessness developed three pocket guides that provide contact information on: Housing, Alcohol & Drug Recovery Programs, Free Meals, Free Groceries, Laundry Services, Health Care, Mental Health Services, Teens & Youth Services, Public Agency contacts, Emergency Services,  Bus Information, Veteran Services, and Seniors services.

South Bay Coalition to End Homelessness


PATH and South Bay Cities   

The South Bay Cities Council of Governments has partnered with PATH to reach out to people living on the streets, link them to services, and help them move off the streets and into permanent homes.

PATH and South Bay Cities Factsheet


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