Suicide Prevention Hotline: 877-727-4747
Teens helping teens. Teen Line is a confidential telephone helpline, email, and Live Chat for teenage callers. It’s confidential and anonymous.
Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic empowers the children and young adults of South and Central L.A. to get on track to success – to reach goals in school, build healthy relationships, and enjoy emotional well-being.
My Friend’s Place assists and inspires homeless youth to build self-sufficient lives
Alexandria House is a non-profit transitional residence and house of hospitality providing safe and supportive housing for women and children in the process of moving from emergency shelter to permanent housing. Located in the densely populated and ethnically diverse Mid-Wilshire area, Alexandria House also serves its broader neighborhood community by providing educational and enrichment opportunities for residents and neighbors alike.
Provide comprehensive, family-centered social, educational and behavioral health services that encourage children, adolescents and their families to lead self reliant, stable and productive lives.
At Westside Children’s Center, we provide thousands of at-risk children and their families with critical, high-quality early education programs, family strengthening interventions for families at risk of abusing or neglecting their children, foster care and adoption services, and a range of vital, integrated services, such as disabilities screenings/advocacy, nutrition, parenting classes, counseling, bilingual domestic violence classes, dental and vision screenings, and pediatric health consultations.
Covenant House has the the simple, profound mission to help homeless kids escape the streets.
Para Los Niños is transforming lives by closing the achievement gap for children in poverty. Our early education centers and schools build on a child’s innate strengths and resilience, preparing them to be critical thinkers, creators and innovators. Each early education center and school is a family and community resource, providing a progressive, whole child approach to education supported by a range of critical social services including mental health, parent engagement, guidance in securing food and shelter and specialized programs to help families in crisis. Our mission is to ensure our children and families have the tools and supports they need to succeed in school and in life.
A Place Called Home is a safe haven in South Central Los Angeles where underserved youth are empowered to take ownership of the quality and direction of their lives through programs in education, arts, and well-being and are inspired to make a meaningful difference in their community and the world.
Provides a comprehensive range of diverse and culturally sensitive therapeutic and educational programs to help at-risk, emotionally distressed, abused, and neglected youth – as well as their families – function more effectively as individuals and within the family and community.
The Jeffrey Foundation strives to improve the quality of life for special needs children and their families through the development of community-based therapeutic, recreational, educational, and social programs.
Public Counsel annually assists more than 30,000 families, children, immigrants veterans, and nonprofit organizations and addresses systemic poverty and civil rights issues through impact litigation and policy advocacy.
Free Arts programs inspire hope in the lives of children who have experienced abuse, neglect, poverty and homelessness through innovative creative arts programs and positive interactions with caring adult volunteers.
Our mission is to eliminate health disparities and foster community well-being by providing and promoting the highest quality care in South Los Angeles.
Provides compassionate treatment and recovery services for alcoholism and substance abuse to individuals, families, and the community.
Serving the homeless and hungry every day.
The L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center provides a broad array of services for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
Provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth.
Creating brighter futures for at-risk pregnant young women, mothers, and children.
Venice Family Clinic’s mission is to provide quality primary health care to people in need.
CII helps children in Los Angeles’s most challenged communities heal from the trauma of family and community violence, build the confidence and skills to break through the barriers of poverty, and grow up to lead healthy, productive lives, serving more than 17,000 children and their families in the city of Los Angeles.
Clean Slate (Gang Violence Recovery, Youth Empowerment, Tattoo Removal)
CleanSlate assists gang members in their effort to move forward in their lives, as well as survivors of Domestic Violence, those affected by the justice system in various ways, and more. We also aid those who need a tattoo removed simply because they are a different person today than they were at the time of the application.
Provides mental health and substance abuse services in Los Angeles County, regardless of ability to pay