East County Homeless Services

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Resources for
Homeless People

in

Eastern

Ventura County

Moorpark • Simi Valley
Thousand Oaks

24-hour Helpline
ALCOHOL & DRUG SERVICES

24-hour Helpline – dial 211

Alcoholics Anonymous – Countywide Information 389-1444

Alanon – 656-7100

Simi Valley Center – 4322 Eileen St. – 577-0830

Khepera House (men) treatment – 653-2596

Lighthouse Recovery – 385-7200

Narcotics Anonymous – 652-2648

Palmer Drug/Alcohol Abuse Program – 482-1265

Prototypes (women/children) 641-2649/382-6296

Rescue Mission (men) – 234 E. 6th St., Oxnard – 487-1234

Salvation Army – Canoga Park/ARC – (818) 883-6321

Teen Challenge – 648-3295

Victory Outreach – 988-4102

BENEFITS

• Human Services Agency (CalWORKs, General Relief,
Food Stamps, Medi-Cal) East County Intake &

Eligibility Center – 2003 Royal Ave. – 584-4842

• Social Security – Countywide registration 1-800-772-

1213

• Unemployment Bene

English, 1-800-326-8937 Spanish

fi ts Claims – 1-800-300-5616

BUS

• VISTA – countywide transportation information –
1-800-438-1112

• Greyhound Bus – 1-800-231-2222

• ADA/Dial-A-Ride – 583-6464

• Simi Valley Transit – 583-6456

CAMPGROUNDS

• County Park Information – 654-3951
• State Park Information – 968-1033

Long-Term CampingFillmore – Kenny Grove – 823 N. Oak – 524-0750
Santa Paula – Steckle Park – 8080 Mistletoe Rd. – 654-3951

Short-Term CampingMoorpark
– Oak Park – 901 Quimesa – 654-3951

Oxnard
– McGrath State Beach – 2211 Harbor Blvd. – 654-4744

Ventura
Emma Wood – Rincon Parkway, Hwy 1 – 654-8444

Faria Beach – 4350 W. PCH – 654-3951

Hobson Park – 5210 W. Paci

Lake Casitas – 11311 Santa Ana Rd. – 649-2251

Ventura Beach Resort – 800 W. Main St. – 643-9137

fi c Coast Hwy. – 654-3951

CHILDREN’S SERVICES

• Child Development Resources (CDR) (childcare, Head
Start) – 485-7878

• Children & Family Services (abuse, adoption, foster

care) – 582-8062

• Children’s Medical Services – 652-5960

• Children’s Mental Health (access line) – 1-800-671-

0887

CITIZENSHIP/IMMIGRATION

• El Concilio Del Condado – 301 S. “C” St., Oxnard –
486-9777 x232

• National Multi-Ethnic Family Center – 385-7220

CLOTHES

0720 (Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. – noon)

Catholic Charities – 609 Fitch Ave., Moorpark – 529-

Thousand Oaks – 497-6207

Lutheran Social Services – 80 Hillcrest Dr. #101,

579-9166 (Monday – Friday 7 – 11 a.m.)

Samaritan Center – 280 Royal Ave., Simi Valley –

DENTAL

• Children – referrals from CHDP – 652-5960
• Clinicas Del Camino Real (fee for services) –

Oxnard
– 650 Meta St. – 487-5351

Ventura
– 200 S. Wells Rd. – 659-0560

• Salvation Army Low Cost Clinic – Oxnard – 483-9235
(call for appointment)

DISABLED PERSONS

• Department of Vocational Rehabilitation – 1701 Paci
Ave. #120, Oxnard – 385-2400

• Tri-Counties Regional Center – 1900 Los Angeles Ave.,

Simi Valley – 522-8030 or 1-800-517-2524

fi c

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

• Adult Abuse & Neglect – 654-3200
• Child Abuse & Neglect – 654-3200

• Coalition to End Family Violence – 656-1111 –

Spanish Hotline – 1-800-300-2181

• Interface Battered Women’s Shelter – 1-800-339-

9597

• Anger Management Crisis Line – 656-4861

DROP-IN SERVICES

• Samaritan Center – 280 Royal Ave., Simi Valley –

579-9166 (Monday – Friday, 7 – 11 a.m.) – showers, clothing,
mail, messages

EMPLOYMENT/JOB TRAINING

• California Conservation Corps (18-23 yrs.) – 278-2787
• Catholic Charities – 609 Fitch, Moorpark – 529-0720

• East County Job & Career Center – 980 Enchanted

Way #105, Simi Valley – 955-2200

• East County Job & Career Center Satellite – 1423

Thousand Oaks Blvd., #100, Thousand Oaks – 374-

9006

• Job Corps (16-24 yrs.) – 1-800-733-5627

• Lutheran Social Services – 280 Royal Ave., Simi Valley

(Tuesday – Thursday, 7 – 11 a.m.)

• Lutheran Social Services Re-employment Program –

80 E. Hillcrest Dr. #101, Thousand Oaks – 497-6207

– call for appointment

• Unemployment Bene

English,

fi t Claims – 1-800-300-5616

1-800-326-8937 Spanish

FOOD
• FOOD Share – countywide food pantry – 983-7100

(call for referral in your area)

(also see Meals)

Moorpark

• Catholic Charities – 609 Fitch – 529-0720 (Monday –
Thursday, 10 a.m. – noon)

Simi Valley

• Care & Share – 5924 E. Los Angeles Ave. – 522-5676
(Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)

Thousand Oaks

• Catholic Charities – 80 E. Hillcrest #120 – 496 1113
(call

• Lutheran Social Services – 80 E. Hillcrest #101 – 497-

6207

• Manna Conejo Valley Food Bank – 3020 Crescent Way

– 497-4959 (Tuesday 1 – 4 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. – 4

p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

fi rst)

HOUSING/HOMELESS SERVICES

• Area Housing Authority (does NOT provide emergency
housing) – serves Camarillo, Fillmore, Ojai, Moorpark,

Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and unincorporated areas.

1400 W. Hillcrest Dr., Newbury Park – 480-9991 or

1-800-800-2123

• Emergency Shelter Program (mentally ill only) – 981-

4200

• Catholic Charities – 609 Fitch, Moorpark – 529-0720 –

80 E. Hillcrest Dr. #120, Thousand Oaks – 496-1113

• Homeless Services Program – 385-1800

• Lutheran Social Services – 80 E. Hillcrest Dr. #101,

Thousand Oaks – 497-0344

• Many Mansions/Housing Central – 1425 E. Thousand

Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks – 497-0344

• Salvation Army – 5924 E. Los Angeles Ave., Simi

Valley – 527-1070

• Samaritan Center – 280 Royal Ave., Simi Valley – 579-

9166 (mornings)

INFORMATION AND REFERRAL

Dial 211 for 24-hour Helpline

• Area Agency on Aging (seniors) – 477-7300
• County of Ventura – 1-800-660-5474

• Homeless Services Program Info – 385-1800

LAUNDRY

• Lutheran Social Services – 80 E. Hillcrest Dr. #101,
Thousand Oaks – (Monday – Friday mornings)

• Samaritan Center – 280 Royal Ave., Simi Valley –

(Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.)

LEGAL SERVICES

• Alternative Legal Services – 353 Eileen St., Simi Valley
– 581-9136

• Conejo Free Clinic – 80 E. Hillcrest #211, Thousand

Oaks – 497-3575 (call for information)

• Simi Free Clinic – 2060 Tapo St., Simi Valley – 522-

3733 (by appointment only)

• Women’s Family Law Clinic – 7075 Campus Rd.,

Moorpark – 378-1492

Countywide

• California Rural Legal Assistance – 338 S. “A” St.,
Oxnard – 486-1068

• Community Action of Ventura – (family law/SSI/

landlord/tenant) – 621 Richmond, Oxnard – 486-4725

• Fair Housing Council – 1-800-346-2883

• Grey Law (60 yrs. +) – 290 Maple Court #128,

Ventura – 658-2266

MAIL/MESSAGES
Moorpark

– Catholic Charities – 609 Fitch – 529-0720

Simi Valley
(mornings)

– Samaritan Center – 280 Royal Ave. – 579-9166

Thousand Oaks
#101 – 497-6207

– Lutheran Social Services – 80 E. Hillcrest

MEALS
(also see Food)

Simi Valley
(call for information)

– Samaritan Center – 280 Royal Ave. – 579-9166

Thousand Oaks
#101 – 497-6207 (call for information)

– Lutheran Social Services – 80 E. Hillcrest

MEDICAL

• Health Care for the Homeless – 652-6694

Countywide

• ACE Program – 2240 E. Gonzales, Oxnard –
677-5260

• AIDS Care /Rainbow Aliance – 4567 Telephone Rd.

#100, Ventura – 339-6340

• Children’s Medical/Dental Services – 652-5960

• WIC (women, infants, children) – 1-800-433-2611

Moorpark

• Family Care Center, 35 W. Los Angeles Ave. – 529-
4624

Simi Valley

• Public Health Department – 660 E. Los Angeles Ave. –
578-3675

• Sierra Vista Family Care Center – 4531 Alamo St. –

584-4885

• Simi Free Clinic – 2060 Tapo St. (Tuesdays, 9 a.m. – 1

p.m.) – 522-3733

• Simi Valley Hospital – 2975 Sycamore Dr. – 955-6000

Thousand Oaks

3575 (Mondays 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

Conejo Free Clinic – 80 E. Hillcrest Dr. #102 – 497-

Blvd. #102 – 371-8355

Conejo Valley Family Care – 223 E. Thousand Oaks

Los Robles Hospital – 215 W. Janss Rd. – 497-2727

MENTAL HEALTH
Countywide

• 24-hour Helpline – dial 211
• Children’s Counseling Access Line – 1-800-671-0887

• Mental Health Homeless Services – (ESP) 981-4200

• Ventura County 24-hour Crisis Team – 477-5727

Simi Valley

• Ventura County Behavorial Health – 3150 Los Angeles
Ave. – (also serves Moorpark) – 584-4881

Thousand Oaks

• Conejo Valley Behavorial Health – 1459 Thousand
Oaks Blvd., Bldg. E – 777-3500

SENIOR CITIZENS SERVICES

• 24-hour Helpline – dial 211
• Adult Protective Services (abuse & neglect) – 654-

3200

• Area Agency on Aging, 646 County Square Dr. #100,

Ventura – 477-7300

• Mental Health, Senior Outreach – 777-3500

• Ombudsman Services (visit nursing homes) – 656-

1986

• Senior Nutrition (meal site info) – 477-7300

SHELTERS
Domestic Violence Shelters

• Coalition to End Family Violence – 656-1111 –
Spanish Hotline – 1-800-300-2181

• Interface – 1-800-339-9597

Year-round Shelters

There are no year-round shelters in the Simi-
Conejo area.

• Lighthouse – (women & children) – 385-7200
• Rescue Mission – (men only) – 234 E. 6th St., Oxnard

– 487-1234

• Turning Point Foundation – Our Place Shelter

(mentally ill) – 538 E. Thompson Blvd., Ventura – 652-

2151

Winter Shelters

• Simi Valley – P.A.D.S. (November – March) – call for
info – 579-9166

• Thousand Oaks – Conejo Valley Winter Shelter

(December – March) – call for information – 497-6207

SHOWERS/TOILETS

• Rescue Mission – 234 E. 6th St., Oxnard – 487-1234
• Samaritan Center – 280 Royal Ave., Simi Valley –

Monday-Friday, 7 – 11 a.m. – 579-9166

• Lutheran Social Services – 80 E. Hillcrest Dr. #101,

Thousand Oaks – Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – noon –

497-6207

TRANSITIONAL HOUSING

• Appleton House (mentally ill singles) – Simi Valley –
652-0596

• RAIN Transitional Living Center (families & singles) –

Camarillo – 389-3308 (applications – 385-1800)

• Stoll House (families) – Thousand Oaks – 497-4005

VETERANS’ SERVICES

• Candelaria – 1650 Palma Dr., Ventura – 650-8352
• Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic –

16111 Plummer, Sepulveda – 1-818-891-7711

4440 Calle Real, Santa Barbara – 1-805-683-1491

Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Veterans Center –

Counseling Services

• Disabled Veterans Outreach (EDD) – 582-8763

• Ventura County Veterans Services Of

Paci

4 p.m. – 385-6366

fi ce – 1701fi c Ave.#110, Oxnard – Monday – Friday 9 a.m. –

Most of the agencies listed can offer only limited, temporary
assistance, depending on available funds. Refer to the Western

Ventura County Resources brochure for resources available in

other regions of the County.

This brochure was prepared by:
County of Ventura

Human Services Agency

Homeless Services Program

(805) 385-1800

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