Learning about homelessness is empowering. Understanding the part we all play leads to a more vibrant community for us all.
Get the facts, take in stories of people affected by homelessness, learn about evidence-based solutions (yes, there are solutions!), and read our staff’s take in our blog.
It takes an engaged, empowered, and willful community to resolve homelessness together. You can start here.
180 Together Celebrates A Decade of Collaboration
California’s Homelessness Crisis Explained
Curious about all things homelessness in California? CalMatters has compiled a comprehensive look at all facets of the issue.
Housing First: Principles into Practice – Animated Overview
Million Dollar Murray
A New Yorker story by Malcolm Gladwell about a man who was homeless in Reno who over the course of 10 years of expensive “non-solutions,” such as jail and hospitals…
Campus Tour with Gary Tow
COVID 19 Preparedness
The health of our community — our clients, residents, staff, volunteers, and the community at large — is of the utmost importance to Housing Matters.
Permanent Supportive Housing — Proposed Development
2022 Homeless Point-in-Time Count
While an executive summary provided a preview of the data last August, the full report — which includes voluntary survey data compiled as part of the federally-mandated census — paints a more complete picture of the people experiencing homelessness in Santa Cruz County.