A Coalition of the Leading Family Homeless Services Providers
in Orange County, California

FSC Leads Orange County to end Family Homelessness: Through strong partnerships, our member organizations ideate, implement and advocate for innovations throughout the system, making the FSC the primary driver towards ending a family’s housing crisis.

FSC functions as the “System” supporting the direct service providers
who make up our member organizations.

Family Solutions Collaborative was formed in 2013
as a grassroots coalition to help address the homeless response system for families.

In an effort to ensure system-wide best practices for families in Orange County, the FSC focus and goals are to ensure families are able to access family shelters, prevention and diversion services as well as housing resources in an equitable, timely and coordinated manner. We do this through our collaborative partnerships, ongoing support, training and technical assistance of best-practices that we provide to our member agencies.

Family Solutions Collaborative

Who We Are

Utilizing the Collective Impact Model, the FSC is comprised of 24 of the leading family service organizations in Orange County working to prevent, divert and house homeless families in a prompt, coordinated, and equitable effort.

Our Work

The FSC is the eco-system and strengthener for the family homeless response system in Orange County. We manage the Family Coordinated Entry System, Match Meetings, Access Points, Bed Reservation System, and other projects.

Family Services

If you are a family that is currently experiencing homelessness or at-risk of becoming homeless, please complete our online and confidential Family Service Request Form and you will be contacted within two business days.

August 2022 Member Spotlight: Laura’s House

Since 1994, Laura’s House has continued to grow and offer a multitude of programs and services which provide vital support and education aimed at avoiding such tragic circumstances from ever occurring again. Many families end up experiencing homelessness when escaping a violent environment.

Laura’s House has provided 915,000 unduplicated domestic violence-related services to residents of Orange County, California and beyond. Over the past 24 years, Laura’s House has provided shelter and supportive services to more than 5,000 abused women, men and children and counseling, life skills education and legal advocacy to over 55,000 persons.

Today, Laura’s House continues to be the only state-approved comprehensive domestic violence agency in South Orange County. Annually, Laura’s House provides residential shelter services, transitional housing, counseling and workshops, and legal services to thousands of individuals. Over 2,500 crisis calls come in each year on to their 24/7 Crisis Hotline.

Their target population is families experiencing the effects of domestic violence in need of emergency shelter, support, education and counseling. Laura’s House operates on the philosophy that domestic violence is multi-dimensional and often cyclical in nature and must be addressed through a range of interventions. Their goal is to provide supportive service programs that will prepare their clients and children to live independent and violence free lives, with an emphasis on education and prevention for future generations.

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