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**Information is subject to change. Please contact the agency/organization directly to confirm programs and hours.

Adult Education

Belmont Community Adult School 1575 W. Second Street - Los Angeles, CA 90026 (213)-241-8500 (213)-241-8525 (fax) Hours of operation: Monday-Friday: 12:45pm-9pm, Saturday 8am-12:45pm (parenting classes) Languages: Spanish Services: ESL, basic computer skills, life skills, career education, parent skills, expectant/new parent development program. http://www.adultinstruction.org

Bimini Adult Learning Center 170 S. Bimini Street - Los Angeles, CA 90004 213- 387-8298 Hours of operation: Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 12:15pm; Friday, 8am to 10am Languages: Spanish, Korean Services: ESL, computer literacy, fitness. http://www.adultinstruction.org

Evans Community Adult School 717 N Figueroa St. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90012 213-626-7151 213-626-4487 (fax) Hours of operation: Languages: Spanish Services: Basic education (literacy), basic computer classes, typing, manicure, gerontology program, life skills, ESL, citizenship, and career technical education. Adult high school diploma programs, adult basic education (8th grade diploma), parent skills development, expectant/new parent development program. http://www.adultinstruction.org

Institute for Multicultural Counseling and Education Services Inc. 3580 Wilshire Boulevard Cost: Free for Medi-Cal & Cal-Works Los Angeles, CA 90010 213-381-1250 213-383-4803 (FAX) Hours of operation: Monday- Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm. Saturday by appointment. Languages: Spanish, Arabic, Armenian, Farsi, French, Hebrew, Hindi, Russian. Services: Services include educational therapy, mental health, health, parenting, domestic violence, public awareness/education, school based integrated therapy, research, and technical assistance. http://www.imces.org

Korean American Education Center 680 Wilshire Place Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90005 $30 for computer classes 213-385-3487 Hours of operation: Monday throughThursday 8am-5pm Languages: Spanish, Korean Services: Provides adult basic education skills, citizenship, ESL, computer literacy, typing. http://www.adultinstruction.org

LAUSD - Adult Basic Education Program 333 S. Beaudry Ave Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-241-3164 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday 8am-4:30pm Languages: Spanish Services: Basic reading, writing, language usage and math skills.

Menlo Adult Learning Center 1216 Menlo Ave Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 213-386-2416 Hours of operation: Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 9:00pm, Friday, 8:00am to 12:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Korean Services: Adult basic education, ESL. http://www.adultinstruction.org/

Metropolitan Skills Center 2801 W. 6th Street Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-386-7269 213-386-4554 (fax) Hours of operation: Monday throughThursday 8am-8:30pm Languages: Spanish Services: Literacy, basic computer classes, ESL, adult high school diploma programs, GED preparation and citizenship/naturalization classes.

MidCity Adult Learning Center 1510 Cambria St. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-483-8689 Hours of operation: Monday – Thursday 7:30am-9:30pm, Friday: 7:30am-4:30pm. Languages: Spanish Services: Remedial reading, writing, math and ESL. Students can also earn their high school diploma or prepare for their GED. Classes in computer literacy are also available.

Child Care

Children's Institute, Inc. 711 S. New Hampshire Ave. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90005 213-385-5100 (Service/Intake) 213-383-1820 (FAX) Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Korean Services: The program provides child care for children 5 years and under who live in Central Los Angeles. http://www.childrensinstitute.org

Los Angeles Child Care and Development Council 375 Columbia Ave. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90017 323-343-1681 (Service/Intake) (Eligibility Office) Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 6:00am to 6:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides child care services for children who live in Belmont, Boyle Heights, Canoga Park, City Terrace, East Los Angeles, Lincoln Heights, North Hollywood, Pacoima and Panorama City. http://www.losangeleschildcare.org

Pathways 3550 W. Sixth St., Ste. 500 Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90020 213-427-2700 (Service/Intake) Ask for Child Care Resource & Referral Department 213-427-2701 (FAX) Hours of operation: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm; Wednesday, 8:00am to 7:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Armenian, Cantonese, Korean, Russian Services: The agency provides child care, child care information and referral, child care subsidies, and services for children with developmental disabilities. Some services have geographic restrictions. http://www.pathwaysla.org

Drug and Alcohol (Substance Abuse Treatment)

Bay Area Addiction Research and Treatment Beverly Blvd 1926 W. Beverly Blvd. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-607-2010 Hours of operation: Monday Friday, 5:30am to 1:30pm. Languages: Spanish, Armenian, Hebrew, Korean, Russian, Tagalog Services: The agency provides drug abuse services primarily for adults, age 21 and older. Services include outpatient drug detoxification, methadone maintenance, and pregnant addict programs. http://www.baartprograms.com

Children's Institute, Inc 711 S. New Hampshire Ave. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90005 213-385-5100 213-383-1820 (FAX) Hours of operation: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Korean Services: Services include a comprehensive outpatient substance abuse treatment program. Outpatient services include alcoholism counseling, drug abuse counseling, prevention, aftercare, and relapse prevention programs. http://www.childrensinstitute.org

El Centro Del Pueblo Pico-Union Office 1141 W. 6th Street Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-484-8511 Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: Services include alcoholism and drug abuse drop-in services and alcoholism and drug abuse counseling, social activities, health and fitness. http://www.elcentrodelpueblo.org

Girls Academy School 2503 W. 7th Street, Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-480-0952 213-480-0943 (FAX) Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides substance abuse services for adolescent’s ages 12 to 18 years who live in Los Angeles County and are at risk for or who have been arrested and are on probation. http://www.seacharter.org/

Homeless Healthcare Los Angeles 2330 Beverly Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-744-0724 213-746-2432 (FAX) Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides integrated substance abuse and mental health services for homeless individuals age 18 and older. http://www.hhcla.org

People in Progress - Multi Service Center 1636 Wilshire Blvd, 2nd FL Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-413-9122 213-413-9132 (FAX) Hours of operation: Monday- Friday, 8:30am- 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: Services include drop-in services for recovering adult male alcoholics, specialized information and referral, community education and prevention, alcohol and drug abuse counseling, emergency intervention services, anger management and referrals. http://www.peopleinprogress.org

Soledad Enrichment Action, Inc. 222 N. Virgil Ave. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90004 213-480-4200 213-480-4199 (FAX) Hours of operation: Monday -Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides substance abuse services for adolescents ages 12 to 18. http://www.seacharter.org/

Sunrise Community Counseling Center 537 S. Alvarado St, 2nd Fl Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-207-2770 Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 9:00am- 5:00pm, Saturday, 8:00am-2:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Portuguese Services: Provides adult diversion for person with drug abuse problems through Prop 36 & PC1000 programs. Counseling may be individual, family, and group therapy. Prevention Youth Program for ages 12-17. http://www.sunrise-la.org

Early Childhood Education

LAUSD - Early Childhood Education Division 333 S. Beaudry, 16th Fl Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-241-8172 (Service/Intake) (ECE Division) Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: Provide all day supervision and activities for children age 2 to 5. Often in conjunction with public schools for a portion of the day. http://www.lausd.net Para Los Niños - Family Services Office 234 S. Loma Dr. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-413-1466 (Service/Intake) Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The school readiness program prepares children, age 0 to 5, to succeed in school. Services are restricted to zip code 90033. http://www.paralosninos.org

Basic Needs (Financial Assistance)

AFL-CIO Community Services Department 2130 W. James M. Wood Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90006 213-985-2000 (Service/Intake) Hours of operation: Tuesdays and Thursdays 10am-3:30pm Languages: Spanish Services: Utility bill assistance for customers of the Southern California Edison/Gas Company. Up to $100 per utility, per household, assistance is available once per program year. Services dependent upon availability of funds. http://www.aflcio.org

Hope-Net/Immanuel Presbyterian Church 3300 Wilshire Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90010 213-389-3191 (Service/Intake) Hours of operation: Friday’s at 2:00pm Languages: Spanish Services: This program provides emergency assistance for utilities and necessities. http://www.hope-net.info

Basic Needs (Food)

AFL-CIO Community Services Department 2130 W. James M. Wood Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90006 213-985-2000 (Service/Intake) Hours of operation: Call for hours Languages: Spanish Services: This program provides emergency food every two weeks. http://www.aflcio.org

Good Shepherd - Emergency Food Site - Macarthur Park 2230 W. 6th St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 Hours of operation: The mobile van outreach hours for sack lunches are Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 10:00am to 12:00 noon. Languages: Spanish, French, Vietnamese Services: Go directly to MacArthur Park for the sack lunch provided through the mobile outreach van. ID is not required. http://www.gschomeless.org

Hope-Net/Immanuel Presbyterian Church 3300 Wilshire Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90010 213-389-3191 (Service/Intake) Hours of operation: Monday through Wednesday, 11:30am to 1:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: This program provides emergency food which includes groceries and sack lunches. http://www.hope-net.info Hope-Net/Islamic Center 434 S. Vermont Ave. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90020 213-382-9200 (Service/Intake) Hours of Operation: Saturday, 11:00am to 12:00 noon Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides emergency food services. Website: http://www.hope-net.info

Para Los Niños - Family Services Office 234 S. Loma Dr. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-413-1466 213-413-2106 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 8:30am Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides grocery vouchers. Website: http://www.paralosninos.org Salvation Army Family Service Office - Los Angeles 832 W. James M. Wood Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90015 1877-423-6701 213-488-1791 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides emergency food. The amount of food provided varies according to family size. Generally, two bags every three months. Website: http://www.salvationarmy-socal.org

St. Mary's Center 4665 Willow Brook Ave. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90029 323-662-4392 323-666-2708 Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 10:00am to 3:00p.m. Languages: Spanish, Tagalog Services: The program provides clothing vouchers.

Basic Needs (Housing)

Filipino-American Service Group, Inc 135 N. Park View St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-487-9804 213-487-9806 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 9:00am to 6:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Cebuano, Filipino, Hiligaynon, Ilocano Service: The agency provides transitional shelter services for homeless adults. Website: http://www.fasgi.org People Assisting The Homeless 340 N. Madison Ave. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90004 323-644-2200 323-644-2288 (fax) Hour of Operation: Monday through Friday, 6:00am to 4:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Korean Services: The program provides transitional shelter for low-income single men and women and women with children who are homeless. Children are accepted 4 years and older and Veterans and HIV positive individuals are also eligible for the program. Website: http://www.epath.org Salvation Army – Year Round Shelter 832 W. James M. Wood Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90015 213-438-1600 213-488-1791 (fax) Hours Of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency makes referrals to shelters, provides motel vouchers and transportation to homeless individuals and families. Website: http://www.lahsa.org St. Mary's Center 4665 Willow Brook Ave. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90029 323-662-4392 323-666-2708 Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 10:00am to 3:00p.m. Languages: Spanish, Tagalog Services: The program provides rental and utility bill assistance Basic Needs (Personal Goods) Filipino-American Service Group, Inc 135 N. Park View St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-487-9804 213-487-9806 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 9:00am to 6:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Cebuano, Filipino, Hiligaynon, Ilocano Service: The agency provides clothing for children and adults. Website: http://www.fasgi.org Para Los Niños - Family Services Office 234 S. Loma Dr. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-413-1466 213-413-2106 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 8:30 am Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides clothing for children and adults. Website: http://www.paralosninos.org St. Mary's Center 4665 Willow Brook Ave. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90029 323-662-4392 323-666-2708 Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 10:00am to 12:00 noon and 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Tagalog Services: The program provides clothing for families. **Information is subject to change. Please contact the agency / organization directly to confirm programs and hours.

Employment Services

Catholic Charities - Los Angeles, Inc 1531 James M. Wood Blvd Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90015 213-251-3400 213-251-3537 (RITE Refugee Employment Program) Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Cantonese, Tagalog, Vietnamese Services: The program provides employment services for refugees. Website: http://www.CatholicCharitiesLA.org Central City Neighborhood Partners 501 S. Bixel St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-202-5303 Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; Languages: Spanish and additional languages are provided. Service: The agency provides employment preparation and educational services for low-income youth, ages 14 to 21. Youth also receive services in transitioning into adulthood, career, and further education and training. Website: http://www.onesourceca.com L.A. Youth At Work 350 S. Bixel St., 200 Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-580-7505 213-580-7599 213-580-7588 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Saturday, 10:00am to 2:00pm (Workshop). Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides employment services for adolescents and young adults, ages 16 to 24. The agency also provides job skills workshops on Saturdays. Website: http://layouthatwork.org/ Lausd- Dace- Regional Occupational Program Center 333 S. Beaudry, 18th Floor Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-241-3162 213-241-8427 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides short-term occupational training for high school students ages 16 and older, and for adults. Website: http://ropcenter.org/ Lausd- Division of Adult and Career Education 333 S. Beaudry, 18th Floor Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-241-3150 213-241-3535 Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 9:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The division provides job training services for adults and high school students. Website: http://www.adultinstruction.org Pacific Asia Consortium In Employment- Los Angeles 1055 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 1475 Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-353-3982 Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Armenian, Burmese, Cambodian, Cantonese, Chiuchow, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Toishan, Vietnamese. Services: The agency provides services for job seekers. Services include employee customized training, a job bank and layoff preparation services. Website: http://www.pacela.org Westlake Day Labor Site 1675 Wilshire Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-483-0136 (Service Intake) Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides a site where day laborers can safely gather to solicit work. The site also provides basic amenities such as water, coffee, bread, sanitary facilities, and shelter. Website: http://www.lacity.org/CDD Westlake Work Source Center 1055 Wilshire Blvd, Ste. 900A Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-353-1677 213-353-1686 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Armenian, Burmese, Cambodian, Cantonese, Chiuchow, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Toishan, Vietnamese. Services: The agency provides services for job seekers. Services include employee customized training, a job bank and layoff preparation services. Website: http://www.pacela.org GEL Healthy Start Programs GEL for Kids Healthy Start Family Resource Center John H. Liechty MS Cost: Free 650 South Union Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90017 213 989-1221 213 484-2700 (fax) Hours of Operation: 7am-4:30pm Languages: Spanish Services: Multi-services, case management, coordinated programs with various community partners, referrals to an array of services needed or requested. Intervention programs with probation officer and law enforcement. Berendo-Hoover Healthy Start 1157 S. Berendo Street Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90006 213 739-5675 213 388-8276 (fax) Hours of Operation: Open during school hours Languages: Spanish Services: Multi-services, case management, coordinated programs with various community partners, referrals to an array of services needed or requested. Intervention programs with probation officer and law enforcement.

Health Services

Arroyo Vista Family - Loma Dr. Center - LA County DHS 303 S. Loma Dr., Ste. 202 Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-201-5800 213-201-5840 Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides primary general medical care services Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP), family planning, pediatrics, prenatal care and urgent care. Website: http://www.arroyovista.org http://www.ladhs.org/wps/portal Baart - Beverly Blvd. - LA County DHS 1926 W. Beverly Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-607-2010 Hours of Operation:: Monday-Friday, 6:00am to 2:30pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides primary general medical care service Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP),family planning, pediatrics, prenatal care and urgent care. Website: http://www.baarthealthcare.org http://www.ladhs.org/wps/portal/ Clinica Monseñor Oscar Romero - LA County DHS 123 S. Alvarado St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-989-7700 Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday, 7:00am to 7:00pm; Friday, 7:00am to 1:00pm; and Saturday, 8:00am to 12:00pm Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides primary general medical care services Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP), family planning, pediatrics, prenatal care and urgent care. Website: http://www.clinicaromero.com Children's Health Access and Medi-Cal Program (CHAMP) - LAUSD 333 S. Beaudry Ave., 29th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90017 Cost: Sliding Scale 866-742-2273 Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm; Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 7:30am to 6:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Armenian, Korean Services: The District provides health insurance options through the CHAMP program, which provides health insurance information to families with children age 19 and younger Website: http://www.lausd.net Kheir Health Services Clinic - LA County DHS 3727 W. 6th St., Ste. 200 Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90020 213-637-1070 Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:30pm. Languages: Spanish Services: It provides primary general medical care services. Primary care services include adult general health care, Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP), family planning, pediatrics, prenatal care and urgent care. Website: http://www.lakheir.org Immigrant & Refugee Services Asian Pacific American Legal Center of Southern California 1145 Wilshire Blvd., 2nd Floor Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-977-7500 (General) Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm Languages: Spanish, Korean, Cantonese/Mandarin, Cambodian and Vietnamese Service: The agency provides advocacy, domestic violence services, immigration services, and legal services for low-income people. Website: http://www.apalc.org Belmont Community Adult School 1575 W. Second St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-241-8500 213-241-8525 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 5:45pm-9pm; Saturday, 8am-12:15pm Languages: Spanish Service: The agency provides assistance with citizenship classes and GED preparation. Website: http://www.adultinstruction.org Bureau of Workforce Service- #10 Wilshire Special 2415 W. 6th St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-739-7370 (Service/Intake) 213-738-4135 Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday, 7:30am to 6:30pm Languages: Most languages are covered. Service: The agency provides financial assistance to qualifying elderly or disabled legal residents. In order to qualify for the Cash Assistance Program For Immigrant (CAPI), the elderly must be 65 years of age or older, be disabled or have elderly sponsorship status. Website: http://www.ladpss.org/ Bureau of Workshop Services- #38 Metro North 2601 Wilshire Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-639-5455 (Service/Intake) Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday, 7:30am to 6:30pm Languages: Most languages are covered. Service: The agency provides financial assistance to qualifying elderly or disabled legal residents. In order to qualify for the Cash Assistance Program For Immigrant (CAPI), the elderly must be 65 years of age or older, be disabled or have elderly sponsorship status Website: http://www.ladpss.org/ Catholic Charities- Los Angeles, Inc. 1531 James M. Wood Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90015 213-251-3537 213-380-4603 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides on the job training and employment services for refugees. Website: http://www.CatholicCharitiesLA.org Catholic Charities Immigration and Refugee Department 1530 James M. Wood Blvd. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 9001 213-251-3411 213-251-3460 (Refugee Resettlement Program) Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Languages: Service: Services include information about immigration laws and regulations, citizenship assistance, refugee resettlement, and cultural transitional assistance. The Refugee Resettlement Program provides resettlement services to newly arrived refugees and asylees. Website: http://www.CatholicCharitiesLA.org/ Central American Resource Center- CARECEN of California 2845 W. 7th St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90005 213-385-7800, 136 213-385-1094 (Fax) Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Service: The program provides immigration assistance primarily for Central American and Latino immigrants who need deportation defense, have well-founded fears of persecution due to affiliations with government-targeted groups and/or who seek political asylum Website: http://www.carecen-la.org/ Coalition For Humane Immigrant Rights Of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) 2533 W. 3rd St., Ste. 101 Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-353-1333 Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Service: The program provides specialized information and referral on immigration issues including referrals to social services; a hotline to place complaints regarding discrimination; hate crime advocacy; higher education advocacy; and public awareness/education on issues of immigration and employment discrimination against immigrants and refugees. Website: http://www.chirla.org/ El Rescate 1501 W. 8th St., Ste. 100 Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 9001 213-387-3284 213-387-9189 (Fax) Hours of Operation: Monday -Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; Saturday, 10:00am to 2:00pm. Languages: Service: The program provides technical assistance in setting up cooperatively owned and run cultural cafes and cultural events. It also provides immigration assistance primarily for Central America Refugees who seek asylum. Website: http://www.elrescate.org/ Legal Aid Belmont Community Adult School 1575 W. Second St. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-241-8500 213-241-8525 (Fax) Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Service: The Citizenship Outreach program provides immigration service assistance in completion of the INS Form N-400; photographs; copies of questions typically asked by the INS in the citizenship interview; and practice for the interview. Website: http://www.adultinstruction.org Catholic Charities Immigration And Refugee Department 1530 James M. Wood Blvd. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 9001 213-251-3411 213-251-3460 (Refugee Resettlement Program) 213-251-3444 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Languages: Arabic, Amharic, Armenian, Cambodian, Cantonese, Farsi, French, Mandarin, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Spanish. Services: The program helps sponsors with the processing of applications for sponsorship, immigrant family petitions, and green cards. Website: http://www.CatholicCharitiesLA.org Central American Resource Center- CARECEN of California 2845 W. 7th St. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90005 213-385-7800, 136 213-385-1094 (Fax) Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9:00am to 12:00 noon. Tuesdays, 6pm (legal aide workshop), Saturday 10am 9legal aide workshop). Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides immigration assistance in deportation, political asylum, citizenship application process and court representation. The agency also offers bi-weekly legal aide workshops. Website: http://www.carecen-la.org Coalition For Humane Immigrant Rights Of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) 2533 W. 3rd St., Ste. 101 Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-353-1333 Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm Languages: Spanish Services: Provides specialized information and referral on immigration issues including referrals to social services, immigration and employment discrimination. Website: http://www.chirla.org El Rescate 1501 W. 8th St., Ste. 100 Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-387-3284 213-387-9189 (Fax) Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; Saturday, 10:00am to 2:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides immigration assistance primarily for Central American refugees who seek release from detention, deportation defense, political asylum and immigration services. Website: http://www.elrescate.org Inquilinos Unidos/United Tenants 660 S. Bonnie Brae St., 2nd Fl. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-483-7497 213-483-6817 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:00am to 5:30pm. Wednesday, 1:30pm-6:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides advocacy to groups of tenants to unify in order to fight against substandard housing conditions. The agency also offers a weekly legal clinic. Legal Aid - Eviction Defense Center / Central Community Office 1550 W. 8th St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-487-7609 213-640-3850 (Fax) Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Korean and other interpreting services are available. Services: The agency provides legal counseling and representation services. It also provides legal advice and counseling about family law issues through The Maynard Toll Project for Family Law program. Website: http://www.lafla.org/ The Loyola Law School Center For Conflict Resolution 919 S. Albany St. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90015 213-736-1145 213-382-5403 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-8:00pm Languages: Spanish, Mandarin Services: The center provides in-person mediation and telephone conciliation for disputes. The center also trains people in conflict resolution skills. Website: http://www.lls.edu/ccr

Mental Health

Amanecer Community Counseling Service 1200 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 100 Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-482-9400 Hours of operation: Intake hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; evening appointments are available. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides mental health services for adults in the Central Los Angeles, MacArthur Park, Pico-Union and West Adams areas of Los Angeles; and also for youth and families. http://www.ccsla.org Children's Institute, Inc. 711 S. New Hampshire Ave. Cost: Free, Medi-Cal accepted. Los Angeles, CA 90005 213-385-5100 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm Languages: Spanish, Korean Services: The program provides mental health services for children of all ages and their families in Los Angeles. Services include psychological assessment, psychiatric day treatment for preschool age children, and sexual assault prevention and counseling for youth. http://www.childrensinstitute.org Hillsides Community Center 1282 2nd St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-201-5380 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: Counseling includes family and individual therapy and treatment for family members who have emotional and psychological problems or who have been victims of crime. http://www.hillsides.org Para Los Niños 838 E. 6th St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 213-623-8446 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm or by appointment. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides counseling for families who live in Los Angeles http://www.paralosninos.org Shalom Center For T.R.E.E. Of Life 2975 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 415 Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90010 213-380-3700 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 6:00pm. Languages: Spanish, Korean Services: The center provides a variety of mental health services for people in Los Angeles County. Services are targeted, but not restricted to the Korean-speaking community. Sunrise Community Counseling Center 537 S. Alvarado St., 2nd Floor Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-207-2770 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; Saturday, 8:00am to 2:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The center offers general counseling services. Services include adolescent/youth counseling, adult diversion for drug abusers through PC1000 programs, child abuse prevention, family counseling, parent counseling, court-ordered sex offender counseling, sexuality counseling, and stress management. Parenting Education & Family Support Para Los Niños - Family Services Office 234 S. Loma Dr. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-413-1466 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm or by appointment. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides family life education for parents who live in Los Angeles. Services include case management, parenting education, child abuse prevention and family counseling. http://www.paralosninos.org Parents As Teachers - Family Literacy/Early Learning Center 155 N. Occidental Blvd. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-381-2931 Ext.450 Hours of operation: Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides family support services to individuals who live in Los Angeles County. Services include parenting skills development. http://www.parentsasteachers.org Children's Institute, Inc. 711 S. New Hampshire Ave. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90005 213-385-5100 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm Languages: Spanish, Korean Services: The institute provides family support services for children and families in Los Angeles. Services include court ordered parenting programs, family literacy programs; kinship caregiver support groups, home based parenting education and parenting skills development for families including a special program for single fathers. http://www.childrensinstitute.org Fitness & Nutrition Services A World Fit for Kids 678 S La Fayette Park Pl Cost: Varies Los Angeles, CA 90057-3206 213- 387-7712 Hours of Operation: Languages: Varies Service: The agency provides various fitness/ physical activities and nutrition programs for youth. Website: www.worldfitforkids.org Clinica Mosenor Oscar Romero 123 S. Alvarado St, Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-989-7700 213-989-7701 (fax) Hours of Operation: Monday- Thursday, 8:00am to 8:00pm: Friday-Saturday, 8:00am to 12:00 noon Languages: Kanjobal, Spanish Service: The clinic provides adult nutrition services and physical examinations. Website: http://www.clinicaromero.com Citywide Aquatics- Echo Deep Indoor Pool 1419 Colon St. Cost: Sliding Scale Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-481-2640 Hours of Operation: Varies Languages: Varies Service: The agency provides recreational swimming and swimming lessons for all ages. L.A City Recreation and Parks Department- Mac Arthur Park Community Center 2230 W. 6th Street Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-368-7390 Hours of Operatio: Monday- Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides physical fitness activities for children, ages 5 – 18 and for adults. Website: http://www.laparks.org The Salvation Army-LA Red Shield Youth & Community Center 1532 W. 11th Street Cost: Annual Membership Los Angeles, CA 90015 213-381-3747 Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 2:30pm to 5:30pm (ages 6 to 13) and 6:30pm to 9pm (ages 14 to seniors); Saturdays, 10:00am to 2:00pm (open to all ages) Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides recreational programs including swimming, soccer, karate classes, cooking classes, music classes, etc. YMCA Stuart M. Ketchum Downtown 401 S. Hope St. Cost: Varies Los Angeles, CA 90071 213-624-2348 Hours of Operation: Monday- Thursday, 5:30am to 11:00pm; Friday, 5:30am to 9:00pm; Saturday, 8:00am to 6:00pm; Sunday, 10:00am to 6:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides recreational programs for all ages including, exercise bicycles, weight lifting track, aquatics ad many more. Website: http://www.ymcala.org

Youth & Teen

Central City Neighborhood Partners (CCNP) 501 S. Bixel St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90017 213-482-8616 Hours of operation: Monday-Friday 8:30am-8:30pm, Saturday 9:00am-3:00pm Languages: Spanish Services: Alternative high school education, economic self-sufficiency, healthcare, mental health, substance abuse, recreation & leadership, youth advocacy, youth intervention & parenting. Website: http://www.laccnp.org El Centro Del Pueblo 1157 Lemoyne St. Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-483-6335 Hours of operation: Monday, Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8:00am to 8:00pm. Languages: Spanish Services: The program provides youth services for at-risk youth and their families. Services include family counseling, gang prevention programs, and juvenile diversion programs. A Family Preservation program works with at-risk families, and includes family counseling services. Website: http://www.elcentrodelpueblo.org Woodcraft Rangers 1625 W. Olympic Blvd., Ste. 800 Cost: Free Los Angeles, CA 90015 213-249-9293 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm Languages: Spanish Services: Services include afterschool club programs which provide enhancement of social skills, homework assistance, create personal development experiences, academic enrichment, and camping programs. Website: http://www.woodcraftrangers.org Heart Of Los Angeles (HOLA) 2701 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 100 Cost: $10 Annual Fee Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-389-1148 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 3:00pm to 6:00pm; HOLA Bridges hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 3:00pm in off-track periods of local middle schools. Languages: Spanish Services: Fine arts and music instruction, education programs, computer classes, leadership development, field trips and recreational activities/sports. The HOLA Bridges program is an intercessional program for middle school youth, in which students learn leadership through civic participation; and also participate in recreational and educational experiences. Website: http://www.heartofla.org The Salvation Army-LA Red Shield Youth & Community Center 1532 W. 11th Street Cost: Annual Membership Los Angeles, CA 90015 213-381-3747 Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday, 2:30pm to 5:30pm (ages 6 to 13) and 6:30pm to 9pm (ages 14 to seniors); Saturdays, 10:00am to 2:00pm (open to all ages) Languages: Spanish Services: The agency provides recreational programs including swimming, soccer, karate classes, cooking classes, music classes, etc. **Information is subject to change. Please contact the agency/organization directly to confirm programs and hours.