Housing Programs
Contracted by DCFS

(Probation Youth Eligible Except for THPP)
Probation Housing Section (213) 351‐0156
DCFS Housing Section (213) 351‐0187

Transitional Housing Placement Program (THPP)

  • 6 bed capacity
  • 16-17 Year Old Current Foster Youth
  • CDSS/CCL Licensed Transitional Housing Placement Provider
  • Supervised Transitional Housing
  • Supportive Services based on TILP
  • CSW must refer

Transitional Housing Placement-Plus Foster Care (THP+FC)

  • 307 bed capacity
  • Non-Minor Dependents 18 Year Old and Up To Age 21
  • CDSS/CCL Licensed Transitional Housing Placement Provider
  • Supportive Services Based on TILP
  • CSW must refer

Transitional Housing Program Plus (THP-Plus)

  • 82 bed capacity
  • 18 Year Old and up to Age 24, Former Foster Youth who exited from foster care on or after age 18
  • Supervised Transitional Housing
  • Supportive Services based on TILP
  • 24 months cumulative participation
  • CSW or Youth may self refer

Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA)

  • 175 bed capacity
  • ILP Eligible Former Foster Youth 18 and Up to Age 21 (could have exited foster care before 18)
  • Supervised Transitional Housing
  • Supportive Services
  • CSW or Youth may self refer

LAHSA/Mental Health

  • 50 bed capacity
  • ILP Eligible Former Foster Youth 18 and Up to Age 21 (could have exited foster care before 18)
  • Supervised Transitional Housing
  • Supportive Services
  • Axis I / Axis II Diagnosis
  • 2-Years of participation
  • CSW or Youth may self refer
In 2015, DCFS, in partnership with LAHSA, transferred its HUD CoC grants to established community based housing providers, and DCFS no longer directly operates a housing program.
Other Transitional Housing Programs operated by community based agencies exist that are not contracted or funded by DCFS.

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