COALITION OF HOMELESS SERVICES PROVIDERS WELCOMES TWO NEW ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

Monterey and San Benito Counties, California (July 21, 2016):  The Coalition of Homeless Services Providers is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Associate Members by unanimous vote of the Board of Directors.

CHISPA:  The mission is “to improve people’s lives and create healthy neighborhoods by developing, selling, owning and managing affordable homes.”  www.chispahousing.org

Access Support Network:  The mission is “dedicated to meeting the needs of clients and providing prevention education for the community.  We assist and empower clients in negotiating access to healthcare and obtaining resources to enhance the quality of life for them and their families.” www.asn.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.