Support Socktober at My Friend’s Place!

On average, My Friend’s Place serves 82 young people experiencing homelessness each day, and every young person is offered a new pair of socks and underwear on each visit. For our youth, receiving a new pair of socks goes beyond making a fashion statement. In fact, new socks are key to supporting the health, wellness […]

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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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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 up a comfortable space to call their own. From sheets and towels to pillows and […]

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