Housing and Community Development
 

Homelessness Assistance Programs

The Housing and Community Development Division (HCD) administers federally- and locally-funded grant programs dedicated to addressing the needs of individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

CoC Program

The Continuum of Care (CoC) Program is a federally-funded program that is designed to assist homeless individuals and families and provide them with the services needed to help them move into transitional and permanent housing with the goal of achieving long-term stability.

ESG Program

The Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program is a federally-funded program that seeks to address the needs of individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

HMIS

A Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) is an electronic data collection tool designed to capture client-level information over time on the characteristics and service needs of homeless persons and services provided to homeless persons.

   

Find Assistance

If you are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, click on the links below to find local resources.

2-1-1 Santa Barbara County
Common Ground Santa Barbara County Resource Guide


 


News & Announcements

Staff

Santa Maria / Santa Barbara County Continuum of Care

Board Meeting

 

Monday, November 6, 2017

1:00 – 4:00 pM

 

City of Buellton Planning and Development Conference Room

331 Park Street

Buellton, CA

 

Dial-in:  267-930-4000

Participant code:  972 897 844#

 

Regular Meeting Agenda

 

 

If you wish to address any item listed on the Agenda, please feel free to participate in the discussion.  The Santa Maria / Santa Barbara County Continuum of Care does not discriminate against persons with disabilities and holds meetings in accessible facilities.  If you wish to attend this meeting and you require assistance in order to participate, please email CoC staff (hb@homebaseccc.org) at least 48 hours in advance of the event to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this meeting.  For items not listed on the Agenda, please see items from the public comment section below. 

 

 

 

call to order

 

1:00 PM

roll call

Quorum consists of representatives from at least six member entities

 

1:00 PM

 

presentations

1:02 PM

 

Public comments

1:03 PM

This is your opportunity to address the members on matters not listed on the Agenda, but it must be within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Santa Maria / Santa Barbara County Continuum of Care. 

 

 

additions or deletions to the agenda

 

1:05 PM

Approval of the Agenda – ACTION

 

 

consent calendar

1:06 PM

 

Approve CoC Board Minutes of the September 7, 2017 Regular Meeting – ACTION

 

 

GOVERNANCE

 

1:10 PM

Board Development – DISCUSSION AND ACTION

Board Composition

Board Leadership

 

 

Board Chair Election – DISCUSSION AND ACTION

 

 

old business or standing agenda items

 

1:30 PM

 

Coordinated Entry Implementation – UPDATE

 

 

new business

1:40 PM

 

2017 CoC Program Competition Debrief – DISCUSSION

 

 

HMIS – DISCUSSION AND ACTION

Written Standards

Release of Information Form

 

 

CES Lead Agency RFQ Proposals – DISCUSSION AND ACTION

 

 

CoC Joint Letter of Support to the Santa Barbara Foundation – discussion and action

 

 

Ten-Year Regional Strategic Plan - DISCUSSION

 

November, December, and 2018 Board Scheduling – DISCUSSION AND ACTION

 

 

staff report

 

Federal Updates – DISCUSSION

 

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES – DISCUSSION

 

2:50 PM

 

 

 

 

comments from board members

 

2:55 PM

Next steps

 

2:57 PM

adjourn

3:00 PM

 

 


Dinah Lockhart

Deputy Director
805-568-3520
dlockhart@co.santa-barbara.ca.us

Ryan Cooksey
Housing Data and Program Analyst
805-568-3503
rycooksey@co.santa-barbara.ca.us


Miriam Moreno
Housing Program Specialist I
805-568-2479
mmoreno@co.santa-barbara.ca.us


Contact Information

Address
County of Santa Barbara
Community Services Department
Housing and Community Development
123 E. Anapamu St., Second Floor
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Fax
805-560-1091