Matern Foundation

Matern Foundation

Matern Law Group’s volunteering event June 2017, at the Los Angeles Mission.
The law firm participated in a day of service at the Los Angeles Mission, Adopting a Meal and providing lunch to over 500 mission guests.


Matern Law Group’s First Volunteering Event – Safe Space for Youth (SPY) :   http://www.safeplaceforyouth.org/
The Matern Foundation admires the work of Safe Place for Youth, Venice and presents its resources for anyone who may be in need of these resources.  

If you would like to become more involved with SPY, you can visit their Drop-In Center at 2469 Lincoln Blvd, Venice, CA 90291 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays between 1:00 – 5:00 pm, or Monday and Friday by appointment. Here are a list of services:

Housing referrals Return home travel Case management
Food & snacks Hygiene products Clothing
Internet Counseling & support groups Health education
Educatoin & employment Pregnant & parenting support Legal clinic
Transportation Health screenings Dental clinic
Sleeping bags Bus tokens Mail & phone services
HIV testing Art & music groups Creative writing
Crafts Yoga Pet care

Resources for the Homeless Community

211: County Information and Referral Line

https://www.211la.org/

Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority

https://www.lahsa.org/

LAHSA Hotline: (213) 225 – 6581

Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

http://dmh.lacounty.gov/wps/portal/dmh

Department of Public Social Services

http://dpss.lacounty.gov/wps/portal/dpss/main/programs-and-services/homeless-services/

Year Round Shelter Program:

Shelter Hotline: 1 – (800) 548-6047

TDD: 1-(800)660-4026

Winter Shelter (Available for Single Individuals)

1 (800) 548 – 6047

https://www.lahsa.org/documents?id=1215-wsp-2016-17-shelter-locations-and-transportation-guide.pdf

St. Joseph’s Center

St. Joseph’s Center has programs centered around outreach, homelessness, mental health, and vocational training programs

https://stjosephctr.org/

How Can You Help – https://stjosephctr.org/how-to-help/

Homeless Task Force

http://veniceupdate.com/category/lapd-homeless-task-force/

Ascencia: Lifting People out of Homelessness

http://www.ascenciaca.org