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.

New News July 2017:

The County of San Luis Obispo is requesting proposals for the 2017 Continuum of Care Program competition administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  Please refer to the Request for Proposals for more information about the application. 

Renewal projects – contact grant administrator Ivana Yeung at for further instructions.

New project proposals – complete the application and submit to the grant administrator at no later than August 25th, 5:00pm

Rating and Ranking Criteria has been provided by HUD and will be used by the ad hoc Grant Review Committee to evaluate renewal and new projects.

For more information, please contact Ivana Yeung at

M.A.S.H. Events 2017:

Coastal MASH: February 27, 2017 (1-4pm) at the Veterans Hall in Morro Bay

SLO MASH: May 25, 2017 (10am-2pm) at the Veterans Hall in SLO (For more information about this event click here)

South County MASH: August 9, 2017 (10am-2pm) at

South County Regional Center:

800 W. Branch St. Arroyo Grande

10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Free Transportation Available:

  1. Vons (520 W. Tefft): Pick-up 9:15 am, Return time 2:45 pm.
  2. 1086 E Grand: Pick-up 9:30 am, Return time 2:30pm.
  3. Peoples Kitchen Grover Beach: Pick-up 9:40 am.  Return time 2:20 pm.
  4. 333 5 Cities Dr.: Pick-up 9:50 am, Return time 2:10 pm.
  5. South County Regional Ctr. (800 W. Branch): drop-off 10 am.  Return time 2 pm.

North County MASH: October 25, 2017 (10am-2pm) at Estrella Hall in the Fairgrounds Paso Robles


Point in Time Count 2017:

The Point in Time Count 2017 is over. Thank you to all the volunteers that helped make this year’s count successful. The results will be posted at a later date.



May 25, 2017- M.A.S.H. -Stand Down Event:

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