What to make a difference in South LA? Want to connect to a community of committed, empowered men? The AMAAD Ambassadors program is focused on building leadership and strengthening skills of young men of South Los Angeles

Contact brandon@amaad.org for more details! 

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your story, your words

Linkage & navigation support

Do you need help getting connected to programs or services?  Our team is here! Call us at 323-569-1610 or email troy@amaad.org or brandon@amaad.org for more!

amaad ambassadors

Reclaiming Innocence through Project imPACT is a mulit-tier program designed to provide employment services, behavioral health support, and legal services for justice involved men and women ages 18 and older.  For more information or to see if Project imPACT could be for you, contact info@amaad.org!

Co-convened by AMAAD, the South Los Angeles Crystal Meth Taskforce (SOLA Meth) is committed to forming a compassionate, informed response to the growing concerns around crystal meth in the South Los Angeles area.   SOLA Meth has developed a questionnaire to drive proactive community engagement and mobilization, and we need your help!

House of resiliency

South Los Angeles Crystal Meth Taskforce questionnaire

reclaiming innocence project

Fierce, Fabulous, and Free (F3)

is designed for GBT young men of color to provide affirming spaces, events, and programs that use skills, abilities, and talents to establish supportive relationships and build strength-based leadership to develop personalized goals, and support overall health and wellness.

Contact herby@amaad.org for more!

the amaad spot

Meeting every third Saturday of the month from 10:00 -2:00, "Your Story, Your Words" focuses on content creation and editorial writing for young Black gay and bisexual men.  The program highlights personal experiences while honing compelling writing and storytelling abilities all while building brotherhood and community.

Contact gerald@amaad.org for more info!

Come stop by our drop-in center Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. to chill, have a bite to eat, and watch TV!

Contact dale@amaad.org for more details!

The House of Resiliency is the AMAAD Institute's Transitional Residential Living Community located in the King Estates neighborhood of South Los Angeles intended to be especially welcoming to young gay-identified men who need temporary residence in a structured, sober living facility.  For questions or more information, contact info@amaad.org!

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