Are you homeless or looking for local resources for a person who is homeless? 

Download the Community Resource Card for specific information on local food banks, shelters and other services or download en espanol para Servicios Communitarios del Condado de San Luis Obispo.  If calling from within San Luis Obispo County, call the United Way of SLO at 2-1-1 to speak with a specialist who can direct you to available services and resources or search their full list of what is available throughout the County on the web at United Way SLO 2-1-1.




M.A.S.H. Mobile Assistance and Services Addressing Homelessness October 27, 2016 from 10am-2pm

‘Estrella Hall’ Midstate Fairgrounds: 2189 Riverside Ave. Paso Robles, CA

MASH Outreach excels in connecting the most vulnerable population of San Luis Obispo County to vital resources. At our one-stop shop event we will link participants to difficult-to-obtain services including medical, behavioral health, dental and employment assistance to name a few.

Transportation will also be available to and from the event by Ride-on:


Bus A

935 @ San Miguel Mission

950 @ 1191 Creston Rd.,  Old Von’s Parking Lot


Bus B

930 @ 6370 Atascadero Ave.,  ECHO

940@ The PARK & RIDE before Trader Joes on 1111 Rossi Rd.

950@ 141 Niblick, Wendy’s Parking Lot


Both buses arriving at the Paso Fair Grounds at 1000 in front of Estrella Hall.

Then both buses back at 1400 (2pm) for the returns.

Attention Interested Stakeholders – Applications Being Accepted for Vacant and Expiring Seats

The Homeless Services Oversight Council is a publicly appointed Advisory Board to the County Board of Supervisors. Members serving on the HSOC are asked to attend six meetings a year of the full HSOC, and encouraged to participate in the work of at least one committee. There is no financial compensation.

To ensure the full range of input, seats are designated for stakeholders from a variety of sectors and backgrounds. A listing of the types of seats may be found on the Membership page. Link Here

Members are appointed to a three-year term, which expires in January of the third year. Currently, there are four members whose term expires in January:

County Government Service Provider

Non-profit Service Provider

Affordable Housing Developer

Local Business/Organization

Law Enforcement

Interested Community Member

Persons who are interested in applying may download the application here: Application. Applications should be submitted by email, mail, or in person. To submit by email, send to To submit by mail, send to Jessica Lorance, P.O. Box 8119, San Luis Obispo, CA 93403. To deliver it in person, please drop off a completed copy at the third floor reception desk at the Department of Social Services office located at 3433 South Higuera, San Luis Obispo and put it to the attention of Jessica Lorance.

The seats will remain open for applications until filled.




Click here for the report

Click here for the press release

Nov. 7, 2015- “SLO County homeless program is on track to house the 50 most vulnerable ,” SLO Tribune

Jan. 3, 2015 – “50Now program provides homes for the chronically homeless”, SLO Tribune