Education

    Please check back regularly for updated events.

    When : July 29th, 2016 1-3:00pm

    Where: LACDMH Arcadia Mental Health Center 330 E. Live Oak Avenue, Arcadia, CA 91006

    RSVP:Due to limited space,RSVP is required!  

    To RSVP, go to EventBrite.com, search for “Asian Coalition” & select the meeting.


    When: July 29th,2016  9-11:30am

    Where: City of Hope, 1500 E. Duarte Rd, Duarte, CA

    RSVP: Barbara Dickerson at Barbara.dickerson@mail.house.gov


     

    Monthly Consortium meeting

    August 10, 2016
    9:00 AM to 11:30 AM

    Citrus Valley Medical Center
    1115 S Sunset Ave
    West Covina, CA 91790

    Get The Latest News About the Consortium and the County's Homeless Initiative

    Read More

     Advocacy

    Please join us, as well as our media partners on Thursday, July 28, 2016, @ 9am for World Hepatitis Day press conference and free testing event . This annual event is co-hosted by Hep B Free-LA and the Hep C Task Force for LA County, as well as numerous community partners. Please refer any individuals who wish to be tested (FREE testing for Hepatitis B and C, HIV, and STDs).

    What : World Hepatitis Day Press Conference and Testing

    When: Thurs, July 28, 2016, 9am-12pm

    Where: St. Vincent Medical Center, Seton Hall 201 S. Alvarado Street Los Angeles, CA 90057

    RSVP: Koy Parada(kparada@apu.edu) 

    We hope to see you there! 


     

    SGValley Coalition for the Homeless - Winter Shelters - Click here to open the enlarged version of the flyer that gives schedules & more info

    Latest flyer from ESGVCH


     

    Huge thanks to everyone who helped make our 2015 SGVC Summit a success!

    Pictures and speaker presentation materials will be posted this week on this link as they come in to us.

     


    LAHSA is looking for your input: http://priorities.lacounty.gov/homeless-initiative-documents-community-input/


     

     

     

    Winter Shelter Program NOW OPEN in select locations! read more > 


     

    LA Times article 

    Kudos to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. This is terrific news! 


     

    Meet the outsider who accidentally solved chronic homelessness

    "Tsemberis unfurled a model so simple children could grasp it, so cost-effective fiscal hawks loved it, so socially progressive liberals praised it"...and the results, in city after city, are amazing. read >  


     How Housing Vouchers Can Help Address California’s Rental Crisis

     Click here to read data (specific to California) released 9/30/15 by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities re: California’s rental housing crisis and the importance of federal rental vouchers


    Perspective on DOJ statement re: criminalizing homelessness

    "Homelessness never left town because somebody gave it a ticket..the only way to end homelessness is to make sure everybody has access to affordable, decent housing...criminal citations also compound the problem of homelessness, making it harder for people to qualify for jobs or housing in the future"  read >


     

     Bill 2135

    Assembly Bill 2135

    Signed into law last year, this bill has strengthened priorities for affordable housing on public surplus land. read >

     

     

    Sponsors