UCO Program Calendar


Urban Community Outreach is proud to introduce its new Executive Director Arlene Mercer. Arlene has an accomplished history in community activism around homeless issues and with her direction and YOUR SUPPORT, UCO will be bringing a new health alternative to homeless residents of Long Beach.

Executive Director Arlene Mercer tells you all about what you can do to help make a difference.


Mission: To advance the interests and to promote the welfare of children, the economically disadvantaged and homeless people in the downtown Long Beach area.


We have one program to advance this mission: the Drop-in-Center see below:


Vision: To serve homeless people and those in need by the provision of temporary refuge, food; and empowering those with a desire to stabilize and improve their lives.

The Drop-In-Center is a community center for homeless people and those in need in downtown Long Beach. Providing a nutritious meal, a 16 station computer lab and a haven from the streets on Sunday afternoons.

Please visit the Drop-in-Center program page for more information.



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