Access Center

Five days a week, young people can access our continuum of services in a safe, welcoming space in Venice, CA. At the Access Center, SPY provides basic survival needs of food, water, clothing, and other surivial essentials. Additional services are available to help young people improve physical and emotional wellbeing, and develop meaningful relationships with peers, staff, and the community.

NOTE: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, services and hours may change. Please find the most updated information on services available here

Our Access Center is located at 340 Sunset Ave, Venice, CA 90291

Hours:

  • Monday: 9:30 am - 1:00 pm, Drop-in
  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays: 10am - 1:00pm and 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Drop-in
  • Friday: 10:30 am - 4:30pm, by appointment

Services Include: 

  • Housing referrals
  • Return home travel
  • Case management
  • Food & snacks
  • Hygiene products
  • Clothing
  • Internet
  • Counseling & support groups
  • Health education
  • Education & employment
  • Pregnant & parenting support
  • Legal clinic
  • Transportation
  • Health screenings
  • Dental clinic
  • Sleeping bags
  • Bus tokens
  • Mail & phone services
  • HIV & COVID-19 Testing
  • Art & music groups
  • Creative writing
  • Crafts
  • Yoga
  • Pet care