Ending chronic homelessness

People experiencing chronic homelessness are among the most vulnerable and disadvantaged in our society, often requiring a disproportionate and costly amount of public health and safety services. A wide body of research shows that permanent supportive housing is the best, most cost-effective solution. In partnership with the public, philanthropic, nonprofit, and private sector stakeholders at work on this urgent issue, we aim to eliminate chronic homelessness in Los Angeles County.

Our News

Unprecedented Collaboration and Momentum to Solve Homelessness

Our 5th annual Chronic Homelessness convening showcased an unprecedented level of collaboration and forward momentum taking place in our city and county’s history to end homelessness.

Grantee

Corporation for Supportive Housing

To catalyze the development of permanent supportive housing.

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External Resources

We recommend visiting the following partners and external resources that are important to our work:

  • RESOURCE

    City of Los Angeles

    The City of Los Angeles released a Homelessness Strategy Report, which lays the foundation for a regional approach to addressing this chronic issue.

  • RESOURCE

    County of Los Angeles

    The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a plan that represents the most comprehensive effort ever undertaken by the County to combat homelessness.

  • Partner

    Housing for Health

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has supported the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services and its Housing for Health efforts which includes the supportive housing rental subsidy program called the Flexible Housing Subsidy Pool (FHSP). The goal of the FHSP is to secure decent, safe, and affordable housing for DHS patients who are homeless and have complex physical and behavioral health conditions.

  • Partner

    Home For Good

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation supports the efforts of United Way of Greater Los Angeles and its leadership of the Home For Good initiative, which includes a countywide partnership to create a cost-effective and efficient system that is designed to end homelessness rather than simply manage it.

  • Partner

    Funders Together to End Homelessness – Los Angeles

    This network seeks to end homelessness by: investing in effective, strategic, and innovative grantmaking; mobilizing leadership, ideas, and partnerships to communicate what works, and why; promoting more efficient use of local, state, and national resources

  • Partner

    Speak Up!

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has supported the efforts of CSH to catalyze the development of permanent supportive housing for over 20 years and its recent efforts to provide the tools and training to formerly homeless people to help empower them to tell their stories.

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