An inspiring glimpse of the 100K Homes program and success.
The first step to finding community solutions for homelessness is education. Learn about homelessness in Santa Cruz County, read success stories of clients we’ve served, and dive into some national resources on understanding homelessness. As is often the case, there’s more than meets the eye.
From the Good Times: Phil Kramer has a story about a man who was homeless when he learned that he had cancer. After his initial hospital stay, the man was released to one of the 12 beds at the Homeless Services Center’s Recuperative Care Center (RCC), says Kramer, the executive director of the Homeless Services Center (HSC). […]
Come tour our Coral Street campus and learn about the services we provide to those experiencing homelessness.
Tour dates include:
Wednesday, January 16 at 10:00am
Tuesday, January 29 at 12:00pm
Thursday, February 7 at 4:00pm
Saturday, February 23 at 10:00am
Tuesday, March 4 at 4:30pm
Wednesday, March 20 at 8:30am
Wednesday, April 24 at 12 noon
Tuesday, May 7 at 4:30pm
Thursday, May 23 at 12 noon
Thursday, June 6 at 12 noon
Tuesday, June 18 at 4:30pm
No RSVP required.
On or about the longest night of the year – the Winter Solstice – communities across the country gather to remember neighbors who have died homeless in the past year. This year marks the 20th year for the remembrance gathering in Santa Cruz County. * On-site parking extremely limited. Overflow parking available at Tannery […]
From the Santa Cruz Sentinel: “The Watsonville City Council approved a contract on Tuesday with the Salvation Army to reopen the South County winter homeless shelter on Grant Street…” Read the entire article >
Every two years, Santa Cruz County, along with communities across the country, conducts a survey to estimate the number of individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness. See the full 2017 Santa Cruz County PIT Count Report > See the Executive Summary >
As of 10/17/18, the Housing Authority has opened the waiting list for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Programs for Santa Cruz County and the Cities of Hollister and San Juan Bautista! The waiting list will be open until 5pm on December 6, 2018. A lottery process will determine the order of the waiting list, so there is […]