Center for Pacific Asian Families (CPAF) offer free services, that are strictly confidential, and multi-lingual, in more than 30 Asian and Pacific Islander languages.
24-Hour Multi-Lingual Hotline (1-800-339-3940) is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Hotline counselors will provide immediate crisis intervention, safety planning, and emotional support. Referrals to other community resources are also available.
CPAF offers counseling and case management to both residential and non-residential clients. This includes individual and group counseling for emotional support; accompaniment to court, hospital, and other social service offices; legal assistance with immigration, divorce, custody, restraining orders, and other issues; assistance in enrollment of public welfare programs such as CalWorks (TANF), General Relief (cash aid), CalFresh (food stamps), and other public benefits; and referral to employment & affordable housing resources.
CPAF provides shelter services to survivors in immediate danger, and remains the only emergency shelter for Asian and Pacific Islander survivors in Los Angeles County. Survivors and children fleeing from domestic violence or sexual assault can find safety in their shelters and a nurturing environment to heal from abuse. Their shelter services are free, and provide basic necessities such as food, clothing, and toiletries. Additionally, transitional housing is available to families in emergency shelter to help them transition to permanent housing.