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 November 25 2018

  One of Thanksgiving week’s highlights was helping a long-time guest of our drop-in center to clean up, […]

November 25, 2018

Sunday November 11 2018

  Thank you to Uplift Charity, its director Sadia Dadabhoy and all the volunteers who came […]

November 11, 2018

Sunday November 4 2018

  As we begin the month of Thanksgiving, it seems appropriate to begin this week’s […]

November 4, 2018

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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.