Lincoln Court Apartments 2807 Lincoln Blvd, Santa Monica, CA90405 As a "Volunteers of America Community," Lincoln Court Apartments houses only the elderly. A three-story building,…More elevators and ramps allow easy access for those in wheelchairs or with walkers. For residents who need assistance, volunteers come by to help with errands, tasks and anything else that requires a helping hand. Residents have to be approved but can take advantage of low-income housing rates. Inquiring individuals should call to see if there's availability and to see if they meet the requirements.
Friends of the Santa Monica Library Bookstore 501 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA90401 The Friends of the Santa Monica Library Bookstore is a volunteer-operated bookstore that sells inexpensive used books…More and magazines once housed in the library itself or donated to the store. Proceeds go into the library's fund and are used to purchase more materials for the actual library's inventory. It houses a great selection of both hardcover and paperback books. Hours are listed, but call ahead as they are contingent upon the volunteer staff. To enter the store, go inside the library and exit the back way into the courtyard.
Sojourn 1453 16th St, Santa Monica, CA90404 Sojourn helps battered women and children, providing them with a safe space to rebuild their lives. The project is part…More of the OPCC network. Similar to other OPCC efforts, Sojourn empowers individuals to rebuild their lives; however, volunteers must go through a more intensive orientation and training process in order to get involved.