A UCLA report recommends changing land-use policies and improving access to social and health services to address the fast-growing problem.
Zach Rutland, who is on track to graduate in June with his master’s in library and information science, has interned at the Skid Row History Museum & Archive.
Report examines the number of homeless residents in Los Angeles, how this has changed over time, and how homelessness differs by race and ethnicity.
Till von Wachter, director of the California Policy Lab, says that even with the CARES Act prolonged large-scale unemployment may still be hard to reverse.
A California Policy Lab study could help officials understand how targeted job training programs could prevent homelessness.
Using data from seven Los Angeles County agencies, researchers developed a model to predict which 3,000 residents were most likely to become homeless.
About 1,000 people were transported from homeless shelters to the clinic for physical, dental and vision care.
During a Zócalo/UCLA Downtown program panelists discussed what everyday Angelenos can do about homelessness.
With release of new issue of UCLA Blueprint magazine, civic leaders, scholars and citizens discussed ‘the most pressing problem in this region.’
Stories on mobile clinics, earthquake science and Jackie Robinson.
Obstacles, ranging from skyrocketing housing costs and insufficient state and federal funding to social stigma, are sending greater numbers of Americans onto the streets, said a UCLA-Zocalo panel of experts on homelessness.