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The Countywide Housing, Employment and Education Resource Development (CHEERD) Division provides  a range of housing services for homeless clients that includes housing subsidies through the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program and Shelter Plus Care Program; Rental Assistance and Eviction Prevention; and temporary shelter  through the Specialized Shelter Bed Program.

Recognition Awards Application Form

Federal Housing Subsidies

Countywide Housing Assistance Program 

CHEERD Housing Resources for Families

Temporary Shelter Program 

Directory of Tax Credit Rental Units

MHSA Housing Program

9th Annual Housing Institute June 14th & 15th, 2016 - Workshop Schedule and Descriptions

2016 Housing Institute-PowerPoint Presentations

8th Annual Housing Institute - Revised June 16, 2015

7th Annual Housing Institute June 10-11, 2014 - Workshop Descriptions

2015 Housing Institute Draft Program for June 24 & 25

2015 Housing Institute - Power Points/ Handouts

2014 Housing Institute – Powerpoints/Handouts


Related Housing Links

"Service Directory - Service Area 5"

"Building Hope Through Housing Partnerships" - PDF Presentation

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Countywide Housing, Employment & Education Resource Development

Mental Health Program/Services

Find the LA County Department of Mental Health services, programs and facilities serving your area.

Service Planning Area Map
Service Planning
Areas Map

Related Information

Need assistance accessing an Adult Full Service Partnership Program Services? The following is a listing of Service Area (SA) Navigators who can assist you:

Service Area Navigator List

Adult Full Service Partnership:

For questions about final authorizations for enrollment in an Adult Full Service Partnership Program please contact:

Hosun Kwon
Mental Health Clinical Supervisor
Phone: (213) 639 - 6734
Fax: (213) 427 - 6178

Field Capable Clinical Services (FCCS) Program:

For questions about Field Capable Clinical Services (FCCS) Program please contact:

Hosun Kwon
Mental Health Clinical Supervisor
Phone: (213) 639 - 6734
Fax: (213) 427 - 6178

Adult Field Capable Clinical Services (FCCS) Guidelines

Wellness and Client-Run Centers

For questions about Wellness Centers and Client-Run Centers please contact:

Christine Tanimura, PsyD
Clinical Psychologist II
Phone: (213) 738 - 3377
Fax: (213) 427 - 6178

Christine Tanimura, PsyD
Clinical Psychologist II
Phone: (213) 639 - 3377
Fax: (213) 427 - 6178

Veteran's Mental Health Programs

Raymond Hsu, Psy. D.
Clinical Psychologist II
Phone: (213) 763-0306
Fax: (213) 746-7620

Homeless Outreach Coordinator:
Chris Tower
Mental Health Services Coordinator
Phone: (213) 351-7208
Fax: (213) 381-5497

Countywide Program Head:
Carl McKnight, Psy. D.
Phone: (213) 351-2901
Fax: (213) 381-5497

Prevention and Early Intervention Services

Implementation & Suicide Prevention

Victoria Lee, PhD
Supervising Psychologist
Phone: (213) 738-2901
Fax: (213) 381 - 5497

Countywide Program Head:
Scott Hanada, LCSW
Clinical Program Head
Phone: (213) 738-6120
Fax: (213) 381 - 5497