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"Prepare. Respond. Recover. It's time to get Ready LA" - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
One minute you're sitting in front of the TV or eatng dinner, and the next you're simply looking for a roof over your head. Sudden disasters can leave anyone homeless… no matter where you live or what your finical situation is. When a catastrophe occurs, government officials try provide temporary shelter as quickly as possible.
Emergency Shelters
The numbers below can be helpful in such a situation, directing you to either temporary facilities or those with ongoing service.

Red Cross:

Emergency shelter locations are only opened based on the needs of an ongoing event. To find out information regarding an open shelter please contact 311, or link to

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