Help Make The Holidays At My Friend’s Place Amazing!

’Tis the season to spread some holiday cheer! We hope you’ll consider partnering with My Friend’s Place to provide gifts for the young people we serve. There are many ways to support our youth this year, including contributing items from the Holiday Wish List, holding a holiday gift drive or hosting a giving tree at […]

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SOCKS. A clothing item that most of us don’t give a second thought to on a daily basis, but one that is always at the top of the wish list for homeless youth.  SOCKS are one of the items most requested by the young people experiencing homelessness who access services at My Friend’s Place. On average, […]

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Support “The Shift” At My Friend’s Place

My Friend’s Place is proud to introduce our newest program, The Shift—an intensive employment readiness program that helps homeless youth see a more stable future for themselves and to pursue meaningful steps toward self-sufficiency by building internal assets and work readiness skills in a safe and supported environment. The Shift, which will serve 30 homeless […]

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The Corner Collective Website Is Live!

The Corner Collective is a gallery space for youth experiencing homelessness to exhibit and sell art, jewelry and design pieces produced entirely through the creative arts programming at My Friend’s Place. Previously located exclusively at My Friend’s Place and various pop-up events around Los Angeles, The Corner Collective can now also be found online, connecting […]

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My Friend’s Place Youth Visit “The Voice”

Go behind the scenes as youth from My Friend’s Place and Miley Cyrus’ Happy Hippie Foundation attend a taping of The Voice and get to chat with Miley!  

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A Video Tour Of My Friend’s Place

Welcome to My Friend’s Place, a day shelter and service provider for homeless youth and their children. Video by Chris Alessandra

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Become A “Welcome Home Helper”

                            As My Friend’s Place supports more young people moving into housing, we’re excited to continue building our volunteer project, the Welcome Home Helpers! When our youth transition off the streets and into permanent housing, many are lacking the basic necessities to set […]

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