Coats for the Cold: Help Keep People Warm This Winter

Two Santa Barbara businesses hold outerwear and blanket drive. Read story.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

An Empty Home for the Homeless

Goleta facility for elderly transients struggles to attract residents. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

In from the Cold

Former foes join forces on Milpas to help the chronically homeless get off the streets. Read story.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Homeless Czar Outlines Action Plan to Get People off Streets

Philip Mangano talks about problems in Santa Barbara and beyond. Read story.

Friday, February 21, 2014

Shelter from the Cold

City and nonprofits give refuge to homeless, but see the need increase Read story.

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Homeless Shelter Numbers Up

Increase at Casa Esperanza defies expectations around new sobriety rules. Read story.

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Housing Help for I.V.'s Homeless

County votes to move forward with Pescadero Lofts Affordable Housing Project. Read story.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Half Empty or Half Full?

New survey shows drop in South Coast homeless population. Read story.

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Final Homeless Count Numbers Released

Although there were more people beating the bushes three weeks ago during a countywide homeless count than during a similar effort two years ago, slightly fewer homeless individuals were found. Read story.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Counting the Least Among Us

For the second time, the nonprofit Common Ground Santa Barbara orchestrates its ambitious undertaking — counting the homeless. Read story.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Volunteers Sought for Homeless Count

500 people needed for official tally and health risk assessments. Read story.

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Carrot and Stick for Street People

Police pick up too many transients for the justice system to handle. Read story.

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Homeless Support Groups Uniting

They hope to streamline services and save money. Read story.

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Trinity Spills Over Capacity

Episcopal church closes grounds to homeless at night. Read story.

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Longtime Homeless Advocate Retires

Ken Williams abruptly leaves his post. Read story.

Thursday, March 29, 2012
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