Mission: The mission of the Monmouth CoC is to ensure that every resident of Monmouth County who experience homelessness or are at imminent risk of homelessness will have access to community and system resources to resolve their immediate housing crisis and facilitate their transition from homelessness to stability in permanent, affordable and safe housing.
Vision: The CoC is charged with overseeing the annual application process to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The CoC provides a forum for analysis and discussion of emerging needs, development of program standards, and assessment of progress toward ending homelessness and identification and coordination of other sources of funding. The CoC shall implement the Monmouth County Strategic Plan to End Homelessness and monitor progress towards the plan goals.
The Continuum coordinates a broad array of services that includes, but is not limited to:
- Outreach Assessments
- Prevention of Homelessness
- Emergency Shelter/Services
- Rapid Rehousing
- Transitional Housing
- Case Management/Support Services
- Permanent Housing
- Education Resources
The CoC agencies will provide these services through funding from local, state, federal and private sources. The Continuum collaborates with other agencies, government; the faith based community and other concerned organizations and individuals.