Statistics

Our program is successful. Imagine LA’s Family Empowerment and Mentorship model breaks the cycle of family homelessness and poverty.

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Every family that has graduated from our program remains in housing, eliminating the cycle (and costs) of repeat homelessness.

The cost of one episode of family homelessness on society can range from $49,604 to $169,4311 per year (Berger Institute, 2013).


  Adults   increase their earned income by an average of 71%  and decrease debt by 68%. For every dollar increase in income there is a decrease in government subsidies needed.

Adults increase their earned income by an average of 71% and decrease debt by 68%. For every dollar increase in income there is a decrease in government subsidies needed.

 
  Families learn   positive parenting skills  and are able to provide stable homes, reducing the likelihood (and costs) of a child being placed in foster care. One child in foster care costs nearly $30,000 annually.

Families learn positive parenting skills and are able to provide stable homes, reducing the likelihood (and costs) of a child being placed in foster care. One child in foster care costs nearly $30,000 annually.


  Children   reach developmental milestones  and achieve at grade level

Children reach developmental milestones and achieve at grade level

  Older youth are on track to   finish high school  and attend college or trade tech.

Older youth are on track to finish high school and attend college or trade tech.

  Families manage budgets , pursue career tracks, and save.

Families manage budgets, pursue career tracks, and save.

 Both adults and children are  up-to-date on   medical and dental exams.

Both adults and children are up-to-date on medical and dental exams.


 Since 2008 our professional staff has  trained and guided 500+ volunteer mentors and 100+ families.

Since 2008 our professional staff has trained and guided 500+ volunteer mentors and 100+ families.

 
 Fueled by Proposition HHH, Measure H, and funds from the Department of Health Services,  we have the ability to empower hundreds, even thousands more families. All we need is you!

Fueled by Proposition HHH, Measure H, and funds from the Department of Health Services, we have the ability to empower hundreds, even thousands more families. All we need is you!