Downtown Women's Center Dedicated to serving the homeless and low-income women in Skid Row

Founded in 1978, the Downtown Women’s Center (DWC) is the only resource in Los Angeles that is exclusively dedicated to serving the unique needs of homeless and very low-income women in Skid Row. DWC is a nationally recognized nonprofit organization that provides permanent housing and supportive services to over 4,300 women facing homelessness and poverty each year and advocates for ending homelessness for women. To learn more, visit