We are working to ensure all of our neighbors are housed, healthy and safe.
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At The People Concern, we are on a mission to end human suffering.

Our work directly impacts the lives of thousands of people annually and brings us one step closer to securing a future where no one has to live outside or in a violent household.

What We Stand For

These values represent who we are and how we work.

COURAGEOUS LEADERS

We are out front addressing issues and doing the right thing in the community, with those we serve and each other. We take risks and tell the truth when others may sit back.  We are seen in the community as creative experts, and thoughtful leaders.

WHO ARE CARING FOR OTHERS

We treat people with empathy, dignity, and respect. We connect when others may disconnect. We are driven by a passion for helping those in need by fostering an empowered community where staff and those we serve thrive.

WITH INTEGRITY

We are trust worthy and we do what is right even when no one is looking. Trust comes from a fierce commitment to transparency and honesty.

AND AS AN EFFECTIVE TEAM

We collaborate to get things done with a sense of urgency and continually innovate in pursuit of excellence. We are supportive of each other and hold a high standard of performance with each other.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Values Statement

The People Concern is proud to affirm the importance of and our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. 

At the heart of our organization are our people: we’re committed to a culture that fosters connection and belonging so that all staff and program participants feel welcomed, valued, respected and empowered to be their best. As a social justice organization, we value and respect the humanity of everyone we work with and the people we serve. We strive to lead with the values and principles that enable The People Concern staff to develop their potential, bring their whole self to work and participate in an inclusive workplace. We seek to acknowledge and understand our own implicit bias, foster a safe environment to discuss and celebrate diversity, and recruit and hire a workforce throughout our organization that is reflective of our community and clients. We focus on comprehensive, scalable, and sustainable diversity, equity and inclusion efforts and education to affirm the agency as anti-discriminatory, anti-racist and consciously inclusive. We recognize that we all share the responsibility to sustain a nurturing culture that intentionally and unequivocally safeguards our foundational principles in diversity, equity, inclusion, dignity, and respect for all. This is our pathway to mission-critical success in ensuring everyone is housed, healthy, and safe.

Employee Experience

Our Why

Testimonials

Jorge Reyes, Case Manager, The Village

"I’ve been working at The People Concern for over a year now. I joined The People Concern so that I can help all of the people who are currently experiencing homelessness in L.A. County by connecting them to essential services and permanent housing. I believe in the housing first model...
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Yasmeen Surio, E6 Case Manager

“The reason why I love working for The People Concern is because I truly believe that everyone should be housed, healthy and safe. The People Concern allows me to work with some of the most vulnerable populations such as individuals experiencing homelessness. I love being an advocate - we go...
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Charlie Gomez, E6 Case Manager

"I love my job at The People Concern because they allow me to make personal relationships with people on the streets who are experiencing homelessness. They let the relationships drive the work and not the other way around.”
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Kenquane Eyseyo, Human Resources Partner

"Even though I’ve never worked at a start-up, working at The People Concern feels like one.  Everyone, in all areas of the agency, understands the importance of their work. We’re all here for different reasons collaborating towards a goal, and that energy is something you have to experience to understand."
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Mineh Millard, Recruiter

"The best part of working here at The People Concern is that I work with a team that empowers one another and that supports each other - this drives me to be better at my job each and every day!"
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Bryce Kobayashi, Program Manager, Compliance and Evaluation

“I enjoy working for an organization that places significant value on improving to benefit clients and staff every day.”
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Join Our Team!

You can make a difference! The People Concern empowers people to rebuild their lives. Our ambitious goal is to end human suffering, not just manage it. Join our dedicated and innovative team, improving the lives of the most vulnerable members of our community.

We have many service locations across Los Angeles County and offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits. We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees, and we make employment decisions without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability status, veteran status or any other protected status except where a bona fide occupational qualification exists. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable federal, state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to our job openings. We do not discriminate against any “qualified applicant with a disability” as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations when they do not impose an undue hardship. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact Human Resources via email or by phone. Please note, the contact information provided is for reasonable accommodation requests.

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P: 323-334-9000 
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c/o The People Concern
2116 Arlington Ave., Suite 100
Los Angeles CA 90018

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