Youth and Young Adult Resources

General Information to Resources in Los Angeles County

Call 211 or

Obtaining personal documents

Birth certificate

CA Identification Card and/or Driver’s License

Social Security Card

Passport Information or to apply for a passport

Retrieving Vital Records Assistance

Obtaining Emergency Benefits

Emergency Food Stamps

Obtaining Cash Aid

Emergency Food and Shelter

Our Children LA’s Homeless Youth Resource Directory

Homeless Directory

WIN: Our Children LA’s Mobile App for Homeless Youth

Win App 1WIN APPWIN  is a free mobile app designed to connect vulnerable youth, ages 12 -25, experiencing homelessness and resources insecurity with essential services.  This app is developed and updated by Our Children LA.  The App is available the Apple and Google store.

WIN offers over 1,400 service programs and 11 categories to begin a search.  Search filters include service, location, age, gender, and population.

Food Pantries

St. Francis Center

1835 S. Hope St.

Los Angeles, CA 90015

 Phone: (213) 747-5347

Fax: (213) 765-8915


Sova-Bay Food Pantry

8846 West Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90035-3302

Phone: (310) 288-0286


1140 North La Brea Avenue

West Hollywood, CA 90038-1022

Phone: (323) 962-2005

Crisis Housing

Homeless Outreach Program

5715 S Broadway # 1
Los Angeles, CA 90037-4131


 Los Angeles Youth Network

1754 Taft Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90028-5705



Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Chaffee Grant (Foster Youth)


Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) 

THP Program

Information on the Independent Living Program (THP, THP-Plus)



Planned Parenthood

THE Clinic
3834 S. Western Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90062

UMMA Community Clinic

711 West Florence Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90044
(323) 789-5610

St. John’s Clinic Well Child & Family Center
1910 S. Magnolia Ave., Suite 101
Los Angeles, CA 90007


The RightWay Foundation  (foster or former foster youth only)
3650 Martin Luther King Blvd., Suite 195
Los Angeleses, CA 90008

YouthSource – Brotherhood Crusade
4401 Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90043
(323) 903-6296


Alliance for Children’s Rights
Public Counsel