Housing and Community Development

How to Get Involved

Become a Member of the Continuum of Care!

The Santa Maria/Santa Barbara Continuum of Care (CoC) secures funding for housing and services for homeless individuals and families and those at-risk of homelessness in Santa Barbara County. The CoC Board and membership meet regularly to discuss policies, funding opportunities and ways to collaborate to end homelessness within our County.

The CoC accepts new members throughout the year. To become a member, click HERE; fill out the form and return it chuck.flacks@c3homes.org or mail to Continuum of Care, County of Santa Barbara, Community Services, 123 E. Anapamu Street, 2nd Floor, Santa Barbara, CA 93101.

If you have questions or concerns, please call or email Chuck Flacks at C3H (805) 293-7965 chuck.flacks@c3homes.org


Join us for the next CoC Board Meeting

The next meeting of the Santa Maria/Santa Barbara Continuum of Care (CoC) Board will take place at the Santa Ynez Valley Grange Hall at 2374 Alamo Pintado Avenue in Los Olivos on Thursday, January 14 from 10:30 am-12:00 pm. This is a public meeting. Please see the AGENDA for meeting details. 


 Request for Proposals

The Housing and Community Development Division (HCD) of the County of Santa Barbara Community Services Department, on behalf of the Santa Maria/Santa Barbara County Continuum of Care (CoC), is accepting proposals for the development of system performance measures for Continuum of Care Program and Emergency Solutions Grant Program funded projects. Interested applicants should review the Request for Proposals detailing the scope of work, project and procurement timeline, and submission requirements.