"Here in Los Angeles there's several. I would talk to the leaders of any of these groups to find out how "easy" it is, or isn't.
The South Central Farmers (http://www.southcentralfarmers.com/) which originally was growing on an…"
Paired with kindergartener of my own, toddler I babysit, and three cats. In the ramping up stage of urban homesteading, working on killing my lawn, building self-watering veggie plots, greywater, bees and eliminating waste packaging. Aspire to more fruit trees and veggies. So far haven't convinced anyone on the homestead that taking care of fowl is fun... Phooey.
If you're near silverlake come see my silkies. they are the lapdogs of the chicken world! I also recommend getting the book "Extraordinary Chickens" by Stephen-Green-Armytage and leaving it around the house.