Homeless/Safety Net/Basic Needs

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SSG’s homeless/safety net/basic needs programs offer a variety of services designed to meet the client’s immediate need for food and shelter, while also identifying and strengthening individual and family resources that promote greater self-sufficiency and long-term stability.

Below is a list of SSG’s Homeless/Safety Net/Basic Needs programs. Click on the program name for more information.

List of programs in alphabetical order:

Homeless Outreach Program Integrated Care System (HOPICS)
Homeless Outreach Program Integrated Care System (HOPICS) offers an integrated approach to addressing mental health issues, substance abuse treatment, reentry needs and homeless and housing assistance. HOPICS is the designated Community Assessment Service Center for LA County SPA 6 and the South Central Homeless Drop-In Center. Services are provided to individuals and families in South Los Angeles and surrounding areas.

Services Offered

  • Substance abuse assessments and treatment
  • Mental health Outpatient Services
  • Trauma Focused Outpatient Treatment
  • Field Capable Clinical Services for Adults
  • Medication Support
  • Individual and group counseling
  • Homeless and Housing Placement Services
  • Emergency and transitional housing
  • Eviction prevention and rental assistance
  • Reentry services
  • Intensive Case Management

SSG Program Since: 1988

5715 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90037
Tel: (323) 948-0444 | Fax: (323) 948-0443
Website: www.hopics.org
Email: info@hopics.org

Additional Locations

HOPICS San Pedro
5801 S. San Pedro St., Los Angeles, CA 90011
Tel: (323) 432-4399 | Fax: (323) 432-4398
3837 S. Western Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90062
Tel: (323) 291-9906 | Fax: (323) 291-9903
c/o New Start LA UAW
3965 S. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90037
Tel: (213) 730-7900 | Fax: (323) 730-7934
c/o New Start LA
Van Nuys WorkSource Center
15400 Sherman Way, Ste. 140, Van Nuys, CA 91406
Tel: (818) 781-2522 | (818) 781-3810

Trauma Resource Center
5849 Crocker Street, Unit X
Los Angeles, CA 90003
Phone: (323) 432-4399 | Email: trc@hopics.org

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The Tongan Community Service Center provides social services to vulnerable families, seniors and disabled Tongans in Los Angeles County. They support the community to engage in pressing issues, including poverty, education, immigration and health.

Services Offered

  • Case management
  • Immigration services
  • Health programs
  • Academic support
  • Youth leadership programs
  • Food distribution
  • Employment services
  • Translation and interpretation services

SSG Program Since: 1991

13030 Inglewood Ave. Suite104, Hawthorne, CA 90250
Tel: (310) 679-9099 or (310) 679-9899 | Fax: (310) 679-9022
Website: www.tonganla.org
Email: office@tonganla.org

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