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New Direction Community Program

  • New Direction Community Program

    8124 S. Western Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90047
    Phone: 323-291-0035
    Hours: 24/7
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L.A. County Service Provider Area: 5

Housing for men only. It is a home for men in crisis. Housing has bunk beds, dressers for clothes and three meals a day.  The gate is open from 7 am to 8 pm. No drugs or alcohol, so the men can come and go, just like a house. No laundry on premises.  Food may be available to non-residents as well, but need to call beforehand to find out when.

Population Served: Single Adults
Resource Categories: Food, Housing, Services
General Resources: Personal Appearance, Temporary Housing
Additional Offerings: Showers