• CCIH’s mission is to provide permanent, affordable housing with vital support services for homeless and at-risk families in Contra Costa County.

  • Making a Difference

    15,000 Contra Costa residents experience an episode of homelessness every year, 40% of these are children. Contra Costa Interfaith Housing (CCIH) provides permanent solutions to local homelessness, and supports parents and their children to stabilize, develop self-sufficiency, and thrive.

  • Housing Matters

    • Little Girl

      A Lifeline for the Rodriguez Family: A Mental Health Perspective

      After living in a city shelter for two months with their three year old daughter, the Rodriguez Family (names and photos changed to protect identity and privacy of family) moved into Garden Park Apart…

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    • Volunteer Ron Melvin

      Ron Melvin: The Power of One

      Consider the power one person can make in the lives of others. One person, taking one small step which leads to lives being changed.  One such person is Ron Melvin. “I don’t think you necessar…

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    • family

      So Many Calls, So Little Housing

      We get 7-10 calls per week from homeless families with nowhere to go. These are not our clients, but simply people trying to find a place to live.  I asked Larry Wilson, our housing advocate, about t…

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