Causes: Homeless & Housing
Mission: To promote community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness by facilitating the continuum-of-care process in monroe county, florida.
Programs: The monroe county coc is the lead agency for the coordination and planning of homeless services in the florida keys. In addition, the monroe county coc administers the homeless management information system (hmis) for our area and conducts the annual point-in-time survey (pit) of homeless individuals. The monroe county coc organizes the collaboration of local agencies to address the needs of clients and provide essential supportive services. We educate ourselves and the community about the nature and extent of homelessness, including the needs of the people who are living through the experience of homelessness. We advocate for increased community, political and financial support for the homeless population and prevention of homelessness.