The Housing Section has put together an Emergency Resource List for individuals and families in need. The list provides information on shelter referral, food banks, and 24-hour hotlines for social service, mental health, and child/adult protective services. This information can also be obtained directly from 211 LA County. 211 LA County is a 24 hour/ 7 days a week social service hotline. Contact a resource specialist at 2-1-1 or 800.339.6993, or visit their website.
Los Angeles County Online
This website provides a summary of county social service programs designed to help person and families in need.
This is an online community resource and mapping tool of services available to low-income, underserved families.
The Fair Housing Act makes it illegal to discriminate in any phase of selling or renting real estate against anyone on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, family status, or national origin.
Below are listings of agencies that provide free to low cost legal advice on your housing rights. Whether you are a tenant or landlord, there are laws to protect you from unfair treatment and discrimination.
Pomona Self-Help Center
400 Civic Center Plaza - 7th Floor
Pomona, CA 91766
Fair Housing Foundation
Phone: (800) 446-3247
Inland Valley Justice Center
Phone: (818) 346-5280
Bet Tzedek Legal Services
Phone: (323) 939-0506
County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer Affairs
Dispute Settlement Service
Phone: (213) 974-1452 or (800) 593-8222
Fair Housing/Equal Opportunity - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Phone: (213) 894-8000
Los Angeles County Department of Public Health - Tenants may report unsafe living conditions that are a threat to public health such no running water, plumbing issues, or rodent infestation.
The Los Angeles Department of Consumer Affairs provides the "Tenant Resources: Eviction for nonpayment of Rent" brochure.