housing matters events

Housing Matters hosts a few annual events, and many one-time events throughout the year. Get involved, get informed, and celebrate the progress we’re making on resolving homelessness together by joining us!

Interested in a personalized webinar or workshop for your community group? Contact Mer Stafford, Chief Impact Officer at mstafford@housingmatterssc.org.

neighbors for neighbors

Join us for our new program, Neighbors for Neighbors, in partnership with the Santa Cruz Public Library.

This program is for you if you want to:

• Learn from local experts about real solutions to homelessness
• Problem-solve and create solutions in your neighborhood
• Help to foster compassion and equity in Santa Cruz County neighborhoods


Come check it out at your local library branch!


Register HERE for the Garfield Park branch located at 705 Woodrow Ave in Santa Cruz:

Thursday, December 15 from 5 pm to 6 pm

*Save the date* for Thursday, January 19 from 4:30 pm to 6 pm


Registration is opening soon for the Capitola branch located at 2005 Wharf Rd in Capitola:

Tuesday, January 24 from 5:30 pm to 7 pm



community tour

Join experts from Housing Matters on an in-person tour of our campus here in Santa Cruz County. With 3 onsite shelter programs, day services open to the public, and community outreach, we can guarantee this tour is worthwhile. Plus, this is a fantastic opportunity to get all of your questions answered by experts in the field!

Upcoming dates will be announced soon!