Looking for resources for specific situations? We are very slowly building this page of opportunities that we hear of, organizations doing important work, programs who have partnered with us, and anything that might be useful to our residents. Please be aware that there are many resources beyond what we have here, and we are trying to make this list more complete. Thank you for your patience.  

Email us about other items to add to the list!

See our City Resources page for general government services and links to your elected officials.

Alternative Emergency Response

Community Action Teams (CAT-911): https://cat-911.org/local-cat-teams/ 

CAT-911 is building a Southern California-wide network of Community Action Teams (CAT) which can operate as resources for responding to community needs as alternatives to 911 in:

  • Peacebuilding around conflict resolution between individuals or groups in neighborhoods

  • Police violence

  • Domestic violence

  • Sexual violence

  • Mental health crisis

  • Acute first aid needs when paramedics are not responding or there is a concern about police involvement

Homelessness

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The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) is the lead agency in the Los Angeles Continuum of Care, which is the regional planning body that coordinates housing and services for homeless families and individuals in Los Angeles County.

LAHSA hotline: 213-225-6581

LAHSA outreach request portal (LA-HOP): https://www.lahsa.org/portal/apps/la-hop/request

Los Angeles County Coordinated Entry System (LA County CES): https://www.lahsa.org/ces/about

CES allows users to efficiently and effectively connect people to interventions that aim to rapidly resolve their housing crisis. CES works to connect the highest need, most vulnerable persons in the community to available housing and supportive services equitably.CES allows users to efficiently and effectively connect people to interventions that aim to rapidly resolve their housing crisis. CES works to connect the highest need, most vulnerable persons in the community to available housing and supportive services equitably.

SELAH Neighborhood Homeless Coalition is a group out of the neighborhood councils in Silver Lake, Echo Park, Los Feliz, Atwater Village, East Hollywood, Glassell Park and Cypress Park. They are a neighborhood-level movement responding to homelessness in a proactive, compassionate, and effective way. 

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The LA City Attorney's website has a thorough breakdown of Los Angeles programs and ordinances related to homelessness.

LGBTQ+ REsources

The neighborhood council system has an LGBTQ+ Alliance!

PLanning & Land Use

Under construction...

Street Watch LA is a coalition of organizers concerned about tenants rights: https://streetwatchla.com/

Transportation

LA Safe Streets

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MID CITY NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL

PO Box 78642
Los Angeles, CA
90016-0642

 

Phone:  323-732-5085
Email:  info@mincla.org

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