As a judge orders closure of Ross homeless camp, debate continues about safety, funding and empathy
One big encampment may be reducing effects of homelessness in neighborhoods
Plus, another look at controversial ‘Seattle Is Dying’ doc
When it comes to tough choices, stretching the truth doesn’t do any good
As another camp closes, a trip on the bi-annual Homeless Census
A fresh face brings a sense of calm to the city’s new homeless camp
Timeline unclear, as leaders plan for new model, based on San Diego effort
The county is tentatively studying building five villages spread through the region
Warming Center volunteers and city staffers were working out the final details for a storage locker, until the plan was shelved
Wings Homeless Advocacy is one of eight Santa Cruz Gives nonprofits fighting homelessness
The city and county agree on the framework helping the homeless, but the details get tricky
Will the SCPD’s policy shift point the way toward better solutions for Santa Cruz’s homeless issues?
New Landlord Incentive Program will co-sign for Section 8 voucher holders
The beloved coffee shop shuts down Aug. 26
Leaders discuss what’s next amid celebration and a discussion of housing and health
New homeless coalition’s ideas overlap with a nascent city report
Comprehensive homeless report takes a countywide look at reducing suffering
As the Warming Center receives a NEXTies award for Nonprofit of the Year this week, the activist behind it searches for long-term...
Chip, executive director of the DTA, leads effort to start Downtown Streets Team
Veterans Resource Center teams up with SCPD to help at-risk vets with new courtesy ride program
Experts at the Monterey Bay Economic Partnership talk about getting people off the streets
Santa Cruz Gives shines light on Pajaro Valley Shelter and others helping the county’s poorest
Why aren’t more of Santa Cruz’s homeless using the winter shelter?
Santa Cruz County Homeless Census and Survey reports growing numbers