The mission of the Coalition of Homeless Services Providers is to eliminate homelessness in Monterey and San Benito Counties by promoting interagency coordination to develop and sustain a comprehensive system of housing and support services designed to maximize the self-sufficiency of individuals and families.

The CHSP and its agency members serve low-income and homeless individuals and families of all races and ethnicities throughout Monterey and San Benito Counties.

Homeless individuals in Monterey and San Benito Counties may suffer from a range of debilitating conditions including mental illness, substance abuse problems, HIV/AIDS. Other subpopulations include the chronically homeless, veterans, victims of domestic violence, and unaccompanied youth. Homelessness issues affecting men, women, families, are addressed through CHSP’s unique collaborative model.