Empowered to Take Ownership of the Quality and Direction of Their Lives


A Safe Haven for Underserved Youth


Inspired to Make a Meaningful Difference in their Community


Empowered to Take Ownership of the Quality and Direction of Their Lives

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A Place Called Home is a safe haven in South Central Los Angeles where underserved youth are empowered to take ownership of the quality and direction of their lives through programs in education, arts, and well-being and are inspired to make a meaningful difference in their community and the world.


Are you or is your child between the ages of 8 and 21 years old? Do you have friends at A Place Called Home or you’ve heard about us? Do you like what you see on this website? If you answered yes to all of those questions, you and your family are welcome to explore the possibility of membership at A Place Called Home!

Facebook IconJune 24, 2016 at 6:10 pm
This summer at APCH our Family room exhibits its new Book Art Installation. Members created art pieces inspired by their all time favorite books. As you walk through the doors of the center you get lost in a colorful story land! Look to the right and you see Alice in Wonderland, to the left, the Diary of a Wimpy Kid, up above there is Hunger games and Harry Potter, then an all time favorite, Where the Wild Things are, even The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, and so many more....come get lost in the world of books at APCH. #Storytimecomestolife #APCHlovesbooks #ArtatAPCH
Facebook IconJune 23, 2016 at 2:00 pm
On Saturday, June 18, APCH hosted its 14th Annual College Scholarship Awards Luncheon. We celebrated new college grads and awarded 32 new scholarships! This year we will send our largest class of APCH Shaheen Scholars to college ever, bringing our total to 336 over the past 14 years! Congratulations to all of our members for getting this far and taking this important step into your future.
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