Volunteer for the Point-in-Time Count
The Point-in-Time Count the community-wide initiative to determine the number of people experiencing homelessness in San Luis Obispo County on a single night. The next PIT Count is scheduled for January 23, 2024. To learn more about the PIT Count and how to get involved, please go to the County of San Luis Obispo's Point-in-Time Count webpage.
Volunteer at a Warming Center in SLO County
Warming centers depend on volunteers to help staff the centers and several warming centers around the county are seeking volunteers to help provide a warm, dry place for people who are homeless. Warming centers in SLO County include:
- South County Warming Center in Grover Beach. Please reach out to Erin Roullard, the volunteer coordinator for 5Cities Homeless Coalition for more information at (805) 202-3622 or [email protected].
- 40 Prado Homeless Services Center in San Luis Obispo. Please register as a volunteer ahead of time at capslo.org/volunteer.
Other Local Volunteer Opportunities
Below are a number of non-profit partners that actively support neighbors facing housing security and homelessness. Please contact these organizations directly to identify how your volunteer hours can be used to support ongoing community needs.
Lumina Alliance https://luminaalliance.org/volunteer-intern/
Food Bank/Glean SLO https://www.slofoodbank.org/volunteer-opportunities/
Paso Cares https://www.pasocares.org/howyoucanhelp
Family Care Network https://fcni.org/be-the-difference
Los Osos Cares https://www.losososcares.com/