Winter Shelter Program Starts December 1
The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority announces the opening of the 2018-2019 Winter Shelter Program. Click here for a list of shelter locations and transportation schedules.
Date: December 1, 2018 - March 31, 2019
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. (times may vary)
Winter Shelter Hotline: 1-800-548-6047 (Available 24-hours, 7 days a week)
Winter shelters provide shelter, warmth, food and comfort to homeless individuals during the cold and wet weather season. In addition to temporary emergency shelter, each program location provides access to supportive services and housing assistance. The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority coordinates the Winter Shelter Program in partnership with the California National Guard, the County of Los Angeles, and the City of Los Angeles.
About the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA): The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) is a joint powers authority of the city and county of Los Angeles, created in 1993 to address the problems of homelessness in Los Angeles County. LAHSA is the lead agency in the HUD-funded Los Angeles Continuum of Care, and coordinates and manages over $300 million annually in federal, state, county, and city funds for programs providing shelter, housing, and services to people experiencing homelessness.