Homeless Connect Day, Thursday, October 7, 10:00 AM at the Former County Courthouse
The Homeless Connect Day returns to offer one-stop social services from multiple government and non-profit organizations for people experiencing homelessness on Thursday, October 7, 10:00 AM at the former County Courthouse. (23533 Civic Center Way, Malibu. Click for a map.)
Participating agencies including LA County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, City of Malibu, LA County Department of Public Social Services, L.A. Homeless Services Authority, Veteran’s Association, LA County Department of Mental Health, and many others will offers direct assistance, including help with navigating and applying for available resources, health and dental screenings, showers with the mobile shower unit, haircuts, and basic humane supplies including socks, underwear, clean clothes and toothbrushes.
The one-stop-shop aspect of this twice-a-year event is especially helpful for people who have serious obstacles being to able to make multiple trips to service agencies, make numerous phone calls and emails, and navigate the internet in order to access services they need. Community members are encouraged to volunteer for this important event. For more information or to register as a volunteer, visit the Malibu Community Assistance Resource Team (CART) website.