Why do we need Just Places?

  • There are more than 2000 unhoused people in Santa Cruz County
  • Businesses, homeowners, and everyone else benefit from all people being housed
  • Conventional construction is a major contributor to environmental destruction
House in construction

Who needs housing?

  • Most unhoused individuals were living in santa cruz before experiencing homelessness
  • Many are employed and/or attend school
  • 31% of people experiencing homelessness are employed
  • Some are people who lost their homes in the CZU fires
Kids building house