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Volunteers of America - Center for Life/South LA Women Center

  • Volunteers of America - Center for Life/South LA Women Center

    8770 S Broadway
    Los Angeles, CA 90003
    Phone: (213) 529-0926
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Additional Phone Numbers
Admin: 213-389-1500


L.A. County Service Provider Area: 6

Center For Life is a homeless shelter for women in South Los Angeles providing a diverse array of services, including comprehensive case management, referrals and access to affordable housing assistance, transitional housing programs, and permanent housing placements, Department of Health services and USC-HIV Study/Prevention.  Call for space availability.

Population Served: Women
Resource Categories: Housing
General Resources: Housing Referrals, Temporary Housing
Additional Offerings: Emergency Homeless Shelter