News and Announcements

2015 Crisis Housing & Services RFP Released

LAHSA is pleased to announce the release of the 2015 Crisis Housing and Services RFP.

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2015 HOPWA RFP Notice

LAHSA partner Los Angeles Housing and Community Investment Department
has released the 2015 HOPWA RFP.

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UPDATE: 2014 State of CA Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Notice Of Funding Availability (NOFA)

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LAHSA 2015 Greater Los Angeles Homeless CountLA Mayor Eric Garcetti

LA Mayor Eric Garcetti gives a pep talk to the volunteers at the 2015 LAHSA Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count at LA Mission, one of the volunteer deployment sites. Sitting down (L-R) Exec. Dir. Peter Lynn, Herb Smith, Pres. & CEO, Los Angeles Mission; Secretary Julián Castro, HUD and VA Secretary Secretary Robert A. McDonald.

LAHSA Elects New Commission Chairperson

Commissioner Kerry Morrison Commissioner Kerry Morrison

LAHSA has elected Commissioner Kerry Morrison as the new Chair of the Los Angeles Homeless Services Commission. Commissioner Mike Neely was elected Vice Chair of LAHSA Commission. Congrats to both.

A letter from Ann Oliva, Ann Marie Oliva Director, Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs to Grant Recipients, CoC Leaders and Stakeholders (more)

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CA Housing and Community Development Announces $8.3 Million in Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG)

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HUD VASH Program Vouchers Available

The Greater Los Angeles Veterans Administration has HUD VASH Program Vouchers available. For more information, please visit the Veteran Resources Page.

Homeless Now or at Risk? hands

If you - or someone you know - are experiencing homelessness, fleeing domestic violence, are a runaway, or are in need of information on services, please click below.

Winter Shelters Open

Winter shelters provide shelter, warmth, food and comfort to homeless individuals during the cold and wet season.

The 2014-2015 Winter Shelter Program (WSP) operates between December 1, 2014 and March 15, 2015. A total of 1,521 beds are available across the City and County of Los Angeles at 21 different shelter locations.

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Employee of the Month

Employee of the Month

Please join LAHSA in congratulating Surain Badalian, Data Analyst, LAHSA’s February Employee of the Month (EoM). Surain was nominated under the categories of Attitude and Commitment, Teamwork/Interpersonal Skills, and Outstanding Performance; particularly for his intuitive assistance and great initiative supporting the WSP. He has been employed with LAHSA in the IT/HMIS department for 3 years.