Newsom Proposes $12 Billion Plan To Tackle Homelessness In CaliforniaThe homelessness crisis across the state continues to grow, but Gov. Gavin Newsom now believes he has a plan that will get thousands of people off the streets with the help of $12 billion.
Concerns Growing As Encampment Expands On Venice BoardwalkOne resident's home security camera has captured what he called a year of mayhem — a building fire one block away and tent fire after tent fire.
Goldstein Investigates: Trailers Meant To Shelter Homeless Residents Sitting Unused In Parking LotsIn a city where more than 40,000 residents are living on the street, dozens and dozens of travel trailers are sitting unused in parking lots.
Residents Unhappy With Response To Address Homelessness Crisis In VeniceThere have been reports of fires being intentionally set in the Venice area, and so officials are rolling out a vehicle to patrol the area and take action if necessary. So far, this response has not been well-received.
Westchester Residents Call On City To Address Park's Homeless EncampmentWhile the residents said they were not calling for the removal of the encampment, they said they wanted city leaders to step in to address the issues they were experiencing.
Keck School Of Medicine Program Brings Medical Care To LA's Unhoused ResidentsOne of the biggest challenges the team faces is paying for care, because while most of their patients have Medi-Cal, the street is not considered a legitimate address to deliver medical care, so claims are often denied.
Judge Orders LA To Offer Shelter To All Unhoused Skid Row Residents By OctoberA federal judge Tuesday ordered the city and county of Los Angeles to offer housing to the entire unhoused population of Skid Row by October.
LA County Votes To Reassess Response To Homelessness CrisisOn Tuesday, the county's Board of Supervisors decided in a 4-1 vote, that they'll reconsider the 47 strategies that drive the county's response to the unhoused population.
Beverly Grove Homeless Encampment Cleared, But Residents Say Problems With Crime Have Not Gone AwayA homeless encampment has been cleared from a Beverly Grove street, more than a week after a homeless man was accused of a deadly stabbing, but neighbors said the problems have not gone away.
People Making A Difference: Local Group Provides Free Lunches To LA County's Unhoused ResidentsOver the last year, and with the help of the Hollywood Food Coalition, Hang Out Do Good has provided more than 240,000 lunches to Angelenos experiencing homelessness.
'I'm Gratified': O'Farrell Says Nearly 200 Unhoused Residents Sheltered; Echo Park Expected To Reopen This Summer"This is the largest housing transition of an encampment ever in the city's history," Mayor Eric Garcetti said.
New Federal Report Shows Scope Of California's Homeless Crisis, Over 160K Homeless Prior To PandemicThe homelessness crisis across the Southland is becoming more pervasive by the day, and a new report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Thursday underscored that reality.
'I'm Doing This To Save Her Life': Sister Of Woman Living On The Streets With Mental Illness Says Law Prevents Her From Taking ActionA local woman Thursday went public with a very personal and devastating fight in an effort to get her sister — who went from the girl next door to living on the streets — the mental health help she desperately needs.
Union Rescue Mission CEO Andy Bales Won't Stop Until Homelessness Is No Longer An IssueAndy Bales, CEO of Union Rescue Mission, has spent the last 35 years being a champion for the most vulnerable, but he said this year has been the hardest.
Garcetti Joins Leaders To Celebrate Opening Of Supportive Housing Facility In South LAOfficials celebrated the opening of Residences On Main, a 49-unit housing facility in South Los Angeles on Friday to provide shelter to families and young adults in need.