Homeless National Resources

Fair Housing
(800) 477-5977
www.hrc-la.org

The Housing Rights
Center actively supports and promotes fair housing through education and advocacy, in an effort for all persons to have the opportunity to secure the housing they desire and can afford, without discrimination based on their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, familial status, marital status, disability, ancestry, age, source of income, or other characteristics protected by law.

Rainbow Resource Directory
www.
resourcedirectory.com

Quickly find local shelters, places for food, health clinics, help with addictions, and many more types of California social welfare organizations.

Renters Assistance Programs
http://www.hacola.org/section-8
https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/topics/rental_assistance

Se
ction 8 Rent Assistance Programs. Eligible households can get government assistance with their rent. Whittier residents who want more information contact the Los Angeles County.

National Alliance to End Homelessness
http://www.endhomelessness.org/pages/about_homelessness

National Coalition for the Homeless
http://nationalhomeless.org/

HUD –U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/faqs/homeless

100,000 Homes Campaign
100,000 Homes Campaign


We are working with communities across the country to house 100,000 individuals.

The National Alliance to End Homelessness
The National Alliance to End Homelessness
 

A nonprofit, non-partisan organization committed to preventing and ending homelessness in the United States. 


The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
National Coalition for Homeless Veterans

A nonprofit organization that seeks to end homelessness among veterans by shaping public policy, promoting collaboration, and building the capacity of service providers.
800-838-4357 (1-800-VET-HELP)

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
United States Department of Housing and Urban Development

HUD works in partnership with states and local governments to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Released a five year plan in 2009 to end homelessness among the nation’s veterans.

U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness
United States Interagency Council on Homelessness

Coordinates the federal response to homelessness by creating a national partnership at every level of government and with the private sector to reduce and end homelessness nationwide.
Read the national plan to end homelessness at
Opening Doors.