Health & Wellbeing

Housing Security


COVID-19 Housing Resources

SMC has partnered with Safe Place for Youth (SPY) to provide virtual housing support for students. Student experiencing homelessness or who are homeless should reach out to our Campus Peer Navigator Sarah Fay at 310-895-5429 or email

Students experiencing an immediate need for shelter can call 211 for local shelter availability

Housing Agencies and Resources

Safe Place for Youth

Serves ages 18 to 24.

2469 Lincoln Blvd.
Venice, 90291

Access Center Hours
Tuesday: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday, Thursday: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Outreach and Engagement Team: 310-895-4655
Vanessa Rodriquez:

The People Concern

Serves ages 25+

Administrative Headquarters
2116 Arlington Ave., Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA 90018

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 

For general inquiries, please email

If you are homeless and looking for services, please call (310) 450-4050.
If you are a victim of domestic violence and looking for services, please call our 24-Hour Hotline: 310-264-6644

St. Joseph Center

Serves ages 25+

204 Hampton Drive
Venice, CA 90291
Phone: (310) 396 6468

Business Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Non-urgent Community Concerns or Questions: 24-hour call center for non-urgent community concerns: 310-358-2835