Winter Shelter Program


Due to forecasted weather, County Weather-Activated Shelters will remain open

from Monday, November 1, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. until Thursday, March 31, 2022 at 7:00 a.m.

Should you or someone else need shelter, please call 2-1-1 and/or the shelter hotline number 1-800-548-6047 to inquire about bed availability and to be granted access to transportation.

To access the most updated versions of the English and Spanish

Winter Shelter Program Flyers, please click on these links:

Winter Shelter List - English


Ad Hoc Committee on Black People Experiencing Homelessness

Wednesday, August 18th from 9:00-11:00 am

This  ad hoc  committee published its groundbreaking report in December 2018.

In its commitment to ensure the Report's 67 recommendations are being addressed. 

Register in advance for this webinar:  

5556 - 8/18/21 Ad Hoc Committee On Bpeh Agenda (
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority July 2020 Legislative Affairs Updates


Legislative Affairs Updates




Equal Access Rule


·         LAHSA is expecting a proposed rule from HUD in the coming days to weaken enforcement of the federal Equal Access Rule, which currently prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identification in HUD-funded programs, including shelters. The proposal would give operators of federally-funded shelters the discretion to base access on a person’s biological sex at birth rather than in accordance with their gender identity. 

The Way Home: COVID-19 and People Experiencing Homelessness


En Español


Welcome to The Way Home, your guide to how LA County is
helping people and communities affected by homelessness.

A special message from Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority Interim Executive Director Heidi Marston

We know people experiencing homelessness are extremely vulnerable and not always in a position to take the basic disease-prevention precautions, like frequent hand washing, we’re being advised to take to prevent the spread of COVID-19.