Monterey and San Benito Counties, California (March 22, 2017) :  The Coalition of Homeless Services Providers is pleased to announce the appointment of Central Coast Center for Independent Living as a new Associate Member by unanimous vote of the Board of Directors.

Central Coast Center for Independent Living (CCCIL) promotes the independence of people with disabilities by supporting their equal and full participation in life.  CCCIL provides advocacy, education and support to people with disabilities, their families, and the community.  www.cccil.org.

The Coalition of Homeless Services Providers (CHSP) is a group of private nonprofit and public organizations working together to address the complex issue of homelessness.  Our mission 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 programs of CHSP and its member agencies alleviate the human deprivation caused by family and individual homelessness and prevent the continuation of conditions of extreme poverty by breaking the cycle of homelessness.

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