Housing Assistance

Skid Row Housing Trust has both subsidized and unsubsidized units. Read the qualifications below to see which one is right for you and how to apply.

Subsidized Housing– Units that are subsidized through the HACLA rental assistance program. 30% of monthly gross income will be used to calculate rent.

Subsidized Requirements:

  • Single individual only
  • Must be Homeless or Chronically Homeless (verification will be required)
  • Must have a qualifying disability (verification will be required by a licensed physician)
  • Income qualified (verification will be required)
  • Valid California I.D. & Social Security card
  • Participation in S+C services is expected for those enrolled in the S+C program
  • Criminal Background check required (Project Based Program & MOD RE-HAB Section 8 buildings only)

How to Apply:  Skid Row Housing Trust is a part of the Coordinated Entry System. Please visit one of the three Coordinated Entry System locations below: VOA, LAMP, and Downtown Women’s Center (DWC Coordinated Entry is for women only) to apply for housing.

For more information, contact your regional Coordinated Entry System coordinator.

Volunteers of America San Julian Access Center

628 San Julian St.

Los Angeles, CA 90014

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday

9AM – 3PM

Lamp Community Frank Rice Access Center

627 S. San Julian

Los Angeles CA, 90014

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday

8AM – Noon

Please note: There will be a daily limit of assessments. A sign in sheet will be available at 8AM and the first 12 individuals will be assessed.

Downtown Women’s Center

442 S. San Pedro St.

Los Angeles, CA 90013

Hours of Operation

Tuesday only

9AM – Noon

Please note: This site is available to homeless women only. A sign in sheet will be available at 9AM and the first 15 women will be assessed.

Unsubsidized Housing– Units that are NOT subsidized through the HACLA rental assistance program where YOU will be required to pay full market rate rent

Unsubsidized Requirements:

  • Single individual only
  • Valid California I.D. & Social Security Card
  • Income qualified ( verification will be required)
  • Some units are for artists only

How to Apply: Please visit the Skid Row Housing Trust Leasing Office

613 Maple Ave.,

Los Angeles, CA 90021

(213)623-9730

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday

9AM – 5PM