Preventing and Addressing Homelessness in Santa Monica
The City of Santa Monica is dedicated to preventing and addressing homelessness in our community. Our collaborative approach spans prevention, outreach, permanent housing, transitional housing and shelter, and supportive services. Together, we are working to address homelessness in our city.
The 2016 Homeless Count was a success!
THANK YOU to each and every one of over 250 volunteers and donors that helped make it happen.
Please check back at the end of February for results.
Read the Results of the 2015 Homeless Count
2015 Homeless Count results were presented to the Social Services Commission on February 23, 2015. While the overall count has remained stable, the number of unsheltered individuals has increased. Please read the presentation here.
Annual Review to City Council
On Tuesday, March 18, 2014, a public hearing gave the community an opportunity to provide input on strategies to address homelessness. Read the report here.