Public Policy

Public Policy

Coordinated Access System creates one ‘frontdoor’ for Sacramentans in need of shelter

Sacramento County, the nonprofit Sacramento StepsForward, and the Sacramento Continuum of Care (COC) have pioneered a system that centralizes informationand streamlines access to shelter and crisis resources.

California Statewide Study Investigates Causes and Impacts of Homelessness 

UC San Francisco Benioff Homelessness and Housing Initiative has released the largest representative study of homelessness in the United States since the mid-1990s with 6 key policy policy recommendations...and Hope Cooperative already does all 6!


For the first time in years, stakeholders in Sacramento are committed to a single plan to end homelessness. While the situation is bleak on the streets, this commitment is new and can be a game-changer.