Attempt To Clear Homeless Encampment In Echo Park Turns Into ConfrontationHolding up signs that said, “Housing is a Human Right,” several people knelt down in front of park rangers chanting, “Services, not sweeps! Services, not sweeps!”
30 Trailers To Be Installed For The Homeless In South LAThe trailers will be placed on both public and privately-owned parking lots.
Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Year-Round Homeless ShelterA vote to approve Fullerton’s first year-round homeless shelter drew hundreds of protesters – who were in support of the proposed facility.
LA Homeless Count Begins As Volunteers Canvass Over 80 Cities, 200 CommunitiesVolunteers will canvas more than 80 cities and 200 communities across Los Angeles County between Tuesday and Thursday.
Santa Ana Sues 3 Nearby Cities Over Homeless CrisisSanta Ana officials allege that Dana Point, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano have been sending their homeless populations to Santa Ana instead of building their own shelters.
2019-20 California Budget: Emergency Housing For The Homeless, Health Care For Older Immigrants In US IllegallyCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled a $329 billion budget plan Friday that includes providing emergency housing for the homeless and health care for 27,000 older immigrants in the country illegally.
Whittier Council Member Proposes Closing Park After Woman Found Dead In Homeless EncampmentA Whittier City Council member has proposed closing Parnell Park after a 22-year-old woman was found dead in a homeless encampment there earlier this week.
UCLA Scientists Say New Model Can Prevent Homelessness Before It HappensResearchers at the University of California Los Angeles have developed a groundbreaking model that aims to address the city's homeless crisis by identifying people most in need of help before they fall into homelessness.
Memorial For People Who Have Died While Homeless Turns Into March For ActionA memorial was held Friday for homeless people who recently died on downtown's Skid Row, but the event quickly turned into a rally urging the city to create more housing for those living on the streets.
Design Firm's Dome Provides Private Bed, Storage, Space For Pets For The HomelessDesign firm Perkins and Will worked with L.A. County’s Housing for Health Division of the Department of Health Services to develop a sleep pod that could be a temporary home for the homeless.
Is Sleeping On The Sidewalk A Constitutional Right? Homeless Crisis Reaches Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court of the United States met Friday to discuss whether the Constitution gives homeless people the right to sleep on the sidewalk.
More Emergency Shelters In LA, Orange Counties Open As Cold Winter Storm Arrives In SoCalEmergency shelters in Los Angeles and Orange counties will open their emergency winter shelters early as a cold winter storm out of Alaska bears down on Southern California.
Fullerton Police To Begin Enforcing Anti-Camping Ordinance Next WeekSome Fullerton residents might finally get what they have been pushing for as the city begins enforcing an anti-camping ordinance next week aimed at keeping homeless people off the sidewalk outside of a church.
Winter Shelters Open As Major Storm Forecast To Hit Southern CaliforniaThe Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority will open six emergency shelter locations on Nov. 26, 27 and 29, providing 271 beds so homeless people can escape the heavy rain that is expected this week.
Bezos Fund Awards Whittier Nonprofit $5 Million To Help HomelessThe Bezos Day One Families Fund awarded $98.5 million in grants to nonprofits nationwide tackling homelessness Thursday, with a Whittier-based organization receiving $5 million to assist its efforts on behalf of families experiencing homelessness.