About this resource

Pathways is an 18-36 month program for emancipated youth who are at risk of homelessness. We offer dynamic and comprehensive services to youth who are receptive to a program with enriched service offerings beyond housing and provide youth with the necessary life skills and emotional support to become financially self-supporting and emotionally stable.

Program services include:

  • Furnished apartments
  • Advocacy and counseling services, weekly hour-long contacts with counselors
  • Independent living skills training
  • Educational guidance and career development
  • On-site mental health counseling
  • Apartment/housing resources and referrals throughout Los Angeles upon exit from program


    • Must be a former foster youth or former probation youth or both
    • Must be homeless
    • Must be 18-24 years old
    • Must complete a Next Step Tool Assessment with an Access Point Center (application link on the first page of the site)
    • Must be matched to an open bed in our program by a Regional Coordinator Care Matchers (application link on the first page of the site)