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Press releases


Housing Matters to receive $2.24M For 801 River Street PSH Apartments

State awards Housing Matters $18M to build Permanent Supportive Housing

Data shows fewer vets experiencing homelessness in Santa Cruz County

Dignity Health Awards $1M to Housing Matters to Build Permanent Supportive Housing


Housing Matters Exceeds $8M Fundraising Goal 

Housing Matters Launches Public Campaign to Build Permanent Supportive Housing Project on Coral Street Campus


$2.5 Million Awarded to Housing Matters


In the news

Housing Matters CEO, Phil Kramer Guest Commentary “The Ripple Effect of Ending Homelessness” (Santa Cruz Sentinel)

Unhoused Santa Cruz (3-part series, Lookout Santa Cruz)

Homeless and formerly homeless residents discuss solutions in Santa Cruz County (Santa Cruz Local)

Homelessness survey reveals some common ground in Santa Cruz County (Santa Cruz Local)

Kaiser Permanente grants target housing, health, social services (Lookout Santa Cruz)

Housing Matters to build facility for unhoused in Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz Sentinel)

Homeless hotel residents facing eviction, brutal housing market (The Pajaronian)

County seeking property owners to help with homelessness crisis (The Pajaronian)

Why experts are changing how they talk about homelessness (GoodTimes)

Ten big ideas for what to do about Santa Cruz’s homeless crisis (GoodTimes)