2-year Colleges

College Bridge Program

The Bridge Program provides University level education for students who may not otherwise have access to higher education. Each week, Bridge students attend class to begin college, to earn up to 15 transferrable units of university credit, and to study philosophy, literature, art history, writing, and urban studies – all free of charge. Receive free textbooks and supplies for classes – even bus tokens to help you get to and from class.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 5: West

CalWORKS

CalWORKs (California's Work Opportunities and Responsibilities to Kids Initiative) is a welfare-to-work program designed to move TANF recipients into unsubsidized employment. Acquiring job market skills is a component of this TANF legislation. Students who are in need of Skills upgrade and/or are allowed to acquire a vocational skill must complete the training within an individual time frame that depends on factors and guidelines established for the program.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
1600 West Imperial Hwy, Los Angeles, CA
90047
Room:
Student Services Building | Room 217

CalWORKs

California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) is a cash aid program for low income families to meet   their basic needs. It also provides education, employment, and training programs to help families get jobs and move towards self-sufficiency. Child care, transportation, work expenses and counseling are available for families in work activities.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 8: South Bay
16007 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance, CA
90506
Room:
Rm 205B

GAIN/CalWORKs

GAIN/CalWORKS is a welfare-to-work program that offers services to TANF recipients in education, job training, and job readiness to become successfully employed. Read more >

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
Los Angeles Trade Tech | 400 West Washington Blvd., Los Angeles, CA | 4th Floor
90015
Room:
ST-403

Project Tipping Point

Project Tipping Point is a two-year, cohort-based, and intensive wraparound support program for current & former foster youth (ages 18-25) who seek an AA degree in Liberal Arts or Transportation. Program participants will enroll full-time (for free!) at LATTC while receiving support services & case management from a dedicated Navigator to help remove barriers to staying in school.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
LATTC l 400 W. Washington Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
90015
Room:
LA-125

Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support (CAFYES) Program

Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support Program (CAFYES) is a supplemental component of the existing Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) program at Los Angeles Southwest College. The purpose of the program is to strengthen the capacity of ELAC to support the higher education success, health and well-being of former foster youth who are enrolled.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
1600 West Imperial Highway, Los Angeles, CA
90047

Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Education Support (CAFYES) Program

The Pasadena City College EOP&S program received funding to provide additional counseling and financial assistance to current and former foster youth. Students eligible to receive these additional services will benefit from extra “over and above” services exclusive only to EOP&S CAFYES students. Our Services include: EOP&S CAFYES Counselor, Financial Assistance, Tutoring Services, and Specialized Workshops.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 3: San Gabriel Valley
1570 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA
91106
Room:
L-107

Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support (CAFYES) Program

CAFYES is a supplemental component of the existing Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) program.  The purpose of CAFYES is to strengthen the capacity of community college districts to support the higher education success, health and well-being of current and former foster youth who are enrolled in Los Angeles City College (LACC).

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
855 N Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA
90029
Room:
SSV 119

Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support (CAFYES) Program

Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support Program (CAFYES) is a supplemental component of the existing Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) program at ELAC. The purpose of the program is to strengthen the capacity of ELAC to support the higher education success, health and well-being of former foster youth who are enrolled.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 7: East
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park, CA l Student Services Building l EOPS Office
91754
Room:
E1-227