We are a community who firmly believes in helping those in need and the less fortunate. Come join us.

The Drop In Center is a community based center for homeless people, and those in need in downtown Long Beach.

It is the Urban Community Outreach’s vision to provide safe temporary shelter, food, support services, and help toward self-sufficiency for homeless individuals and families in our community.

Our heartfelt gratitude goes to our latest supporters:

Foundations, Government & Corporations.
SAMHSA (Awarded 9-1-16 in second year renewable up to 3 years)
Rudolph J. and Daphne A. Munzer Foundation
Performance Team
UCC Church
Neighborhood United Methodist Church
Employees Community Fund of Boeing
Cal Heights United Methodist Church
TJX Foundation
Temple Israel
First Congregational Church Social Justice
Josephine S. Gumbiner Foundation
L A County Supervisor, Janice Hahn
Unitarian Universalist Church
Roy Crummer Foundation
Anne Herzog
Karin Miller
Mona Panitz
Laverne Pitzer

News from the Drop In Center

Sunday February 24, 2019

On a bright, sunny afternoon, we had over 50 volunteers helping yesterday with our 226 […]

February 24, 2019

Sunday February 17 2019

Just as we welcomed our guests, rain greeted us again yesterday.  Our 207 guests (including 22 […]

February 17, 2019

Sunday February 10 2019

Yesterday, staff and about 40 volunteers made and served at our drop-in center fried chicken, […]

February 10, 2019

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Our Mission

To advance the interests and promote the welfare of the economically disenfranchised and homeless people in Long Beach by offering a welcoming environment to provide respite, nutrition, opportunity, and hope.