Be safe. Be welcome. Be yourself.
If you’re one of the thousands of homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning young people (ages 12 – 24) without a home, we welcome you as a member of the Los Angeles LGBT Center's Youth Center.
Member services include:
- Temporary housing or housing referrals
- Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks
- Clothing and laundry services
- Education Program
- HIV testing and counseling
- Addiction recovery services
- Employment program
- Computer lab
- Recreational activities
- Art/music groups
- Counseling and support groups
|Lunch:||12:30 p.m. weekdays/1 p.m. weekends|
|Dinner:||4:45 p.m. weekdays only|
We’ve got a room filled with new underwear and socks and other clothing donated by our supporters or purchased by the Center, including professional attire for a job interview. Twice a day we open it to our members.
First thing in the morning, you’re welcome to wash your clothes in our laundry room for free, with detergent provided.
Our shower facilities offer everything you need to freshen up, including: shampoo, conditioner, body wash, and towels.
Our members have access to a diverse range of free support groups that cover many topics. Check out the calendar when you arrive.
DVD Day Room
When you just need to take a break, you can enjoy watching a movie or TV show in our day room.
We have a library with an eclectic selection of books that members can borrow or keep.
Computer & FREE Internet Access
Use our computers with high-speed Internet connections to check your e-mail, look for a job, and do other online research.
Bring your CDs and express yourself in our dance room, where you can dance alone or choreograph something with other members.
Arts and Crafts
If you like to draw, paint, and create, you’ll find the art supplies you need in our art room. Once a week, an art instructor teaches a new art project.