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If this is a medical emergency, please call 911 immediately.

You can request outreach for yourself or for others through the Los Angeles Homeless Outreach Portal (LA-HOP) at

If you are a currently homeless individual on the Westside:
Until further notice, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, HSC will be suspending all services from this site. We will however be providing reduced services of To-Go meals and mail service for current clients between the hours of 9:30 am and 12 pm Monday through Friday at our Bread & Roses Café located at 663 Rose Ave in the city of Venice.

Outside of business hours, resources and information can be requested by calling 211.

If you are a currently (or at-risk) homeless family with children:
Please call 211 as your first step to getting help. 211 will refer you to your nearest resource.

If you are currently housed and need food assistance:
Please contact our Food Pantry at 310-396-6468 ext. 313 to make an initial appointment. After you register, you will be able to come to the Food Pantry on a weekly basis and have access to a range of other St. Joseph Center programs.

If you are interested in job training:
Use these links to learn more about our Culinary Training Program for men and women 18 and older and our Codetalk program for women 18 and older.