By order of the Board of Supervisors in September 2007, the San Bernardino County Homeless Partnership (SBCHP) was formed to provide a more focused approach to issues of homelessness within the County. The Partnership consists of community and faith-based organizations, educational institutions, non profit organizations, private industry, and federal, state, and local governments.
SBCHP was developed to promote a strong collaboration between agencies to direct the planning, development, and implementation of the County’s 10-year Strategy to end chronic homelessness. The Partnership provides leadership in creating a comprehensive countywide network of service delivery to the homeless and near homeless families and individuals through facilitating better communication, planning, coordination, and cooperation among all entities that provide services and/or resources for the relief of homelessness in San Bernardino County.
Who can I call if I need assistance with basic needs or other homeless resources?
Please contact Inland Empire United Way 211 by calling “211”. The 2-1-1 Coordinated Entry System (CES) is available in San Bernardino County, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. By dialing the 3-digit calling code, 2-1-1, the caller is connected to a live, bilingual homeless assistance call specialist who will help assess the caller’s situation and streamline access to homeless assistance services, screen applicants for eligibility for these and other programs in a consistent and well-coordinated way, and assess needs to determine which interventions are the best fit for each individual and/or family.
San Bernardino Project Connect – October 3, 2018, 10 am to 2 pm
FREE on-site services and resources for homeless and/or low income individuals and families, may include: medical screenings, hygiene kits, child care information, senior services, employment services, transitional assistance, Department of Veteran’s Affairs, legal services, and more. Complimentary lunch is provided for the first 400 participants. Location: New Beginnings, Downtown, 785 N. Arrowhead, San Bernardino
September 11, 2018
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
St. Richard’s Episcopalian Church
28708 Highway 18, Skyforest, CA