SOH has a new 8 bed scattered-site independent living program in the Crenshaw/Slauson area. Six beds is for former foster and probation youth, ages 18-21. Young adults can reside in a shared unit- private bedroom, up to age 21; and two beds for youth.
Eligibility for 6 ILP beds:
A person at least 18 years old and not yet 21 years old whose foster care services have terminated. Foster care services are deemed terminated as of the date that court jurisdiction over the youth is terminated, and a “court order” (also known as a “minute order”) is issued evidencing such. Foster care services include:
A former foster youth who was under Los Angeles County supervision through the Department of Children and Family Services or the Department of Probation and was in out-of-home care after turning 16 years old; or
A Kin-Gap youth who at any age resided with a relative legal guardian or relative.
Eligible emancipated foster youth include the above qualifying former foster youth who:
Were adopted after their 16th birthday; and/or
Have run away from placement.
The following forms must be completed and submitted to SOH:
For an appointment, interview, or more details, contact SOH at 323-786-2413 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Completed Transitional Housing Applications can be faxed to the following confidential fax 323-372-2211.
Eligibility for 2 TAY youth in general beds:
A person must be at least 18 years of age or older and complete application and meet eligibility guidelines.