Los Angeles Bridges Office

Office Address

600 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 1540
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Contact Information

Therese Lyons
Director
Ph: 213-347-0042 x27
Fax: 213-623-2761
TTY: 213-623-3427
therese.lyons@marriott.com

Hours of Operation

Monday–Friday
8:30am–5:30pm

The Los Angeles office of Bridges from school to work matches youth with disabilities between the ages of 17 and 22 with competitive employment positions in the Los Angeles area. Learn more about what we do and how we’re funded.

Who We Serve

The Los Angeles Bridges office serves:

  • Employers in the Los Angeles metropolitan area
  • Youth participants from the school districts listed below on this page
  • Parents/guardians, local schools, and government agencies

Age & Residency Requirements

  • Are between the ages of 17-22
  • Have a documented disability (i.e. psychiatric evaluation by a medical professional or IEP)
  • Have a valid social security card (or other U.S. citizenship document)
  • Are interested in competitive employment
  • Have reached a level of independence to work without intensive on-the-job coaching

School Districts Served

Los Angeles Unified School District
Compton Unified School District
Los Angeles County Office of Education - LA South Bay District

Partners

State of California Department of Rehabilitation
City of Los Angeles
Community Development Department
Los Angeles County Office of Education
Ticket to Work

How to Donate to the Los Angeles Office

Bridges relies on various sources for funding that includes financial support from foundations, institutions and individuals. We invite you to learn more about how to donate to the Los Angeles Bridges office by contacting Therese Lyons at 213-347-0042