Guiding Principles

These principles will guide the Curry Homeless Coalition in its efforts to end homelessness in Curry County.

-Recognize that the Curry Homeless Coalition is a county-wide coalition.

-Homelessness is a local issue and needs to be dealt with on a local level using local resources.

-Homeless persons have the right to be warm, fed, clothed, sheltered and safe.

-Remove obstacles to relieve homelessness using all available resources.

-Educate those who are homeless or those who are about to become homeless of opportunities available.

-Our position is not to judge, but to expect people to help themselves.

-Resources are designed to affect change.

-Community communication is crucial to the success of the plan.

The Mission of the Curry Homeless Coalition is:

"In respecting the innate dignity of all; the Curry Homeless Coalition provides education, advocacy, and coordinates supportive services for people with housing needs."