A Place Called Home provides a safe, nurturing environment with proven programs in arts, education and wellness for the young people in South Central Los Angeles to help them improve their economic conditions and develop healthy, fulfilling and purposeful lives.
Committed to a culture that fosters personal responsibility and celebrates creativity and diversity, we stay true to our core R.E.A.C.H. values:
Respect, Empathy, Accountability, Courage and Hope.
Free, year-round programs are provided to more than 1,000 members and their families annually, in six core areas:
We have had the privilege of serving more than 20,000 young people and families over the past 25 years. We will continue to grow locally and regionally, and with your help, we will serve twice as many youth and families over the next 25 years.
We commit our resources to the young people and families of South Central Los Angeles and the community as a whole. Our holistic approach allows us to make a deep impact and provide a platform for the next generation to pursue healthy, productive lives.
At A Place Called Home, we respect WOMEN. We value BLACK LIVES and ALL LIVES. We embrace LGBTQIA COMMUNITY MEMBERS. We welcome IMMIGRANTS and REFUGEES. We stand with ALL PEOPLES OF ALL ORIGINS and we support PEOPLE OF ALL FAITHS based on love and acceptance.