Housing Matters is a leader in working to end homelessness in Santa Cruz County — and we want you to be part of our team! We are always looking for people eager to make a difference and seek to find others who can enthusiastically commit to join in our vision that homelessness in Santa Cruz County should be rare, brief and non-recurring.

our values

  • We stand for equal and just treatment of all people.
  • We treat people experiencing homelessness with dignity and respect.
  • We empower our participants to move forward on their pathway to housing through establishing trusting relationships, providing safe, compassionate, and flexible services that meet people where they are.
  • We provide leadership and advocacy for collective impact, and we support public policy that leads to a reduction and eventual ending of homelessness in Santa Cruz County.
  • We value integrity, and are accountable and transparent in all interactions.