Monterey and San Benito Counties, California (June 21, 2017): The Coalition of Homeless Services Providers is pleased to announce the appointment of Victory Mission as a new Associate Member by unanimous vote of the Board of Director.

Located in Chinatown in Salinas, Victory Mission has been working with homeless men since 1959. Victory Mission provides safe, overnight lodging, showers, meals, clothing and other direct assistance 365 days a year. In addition to other housing support programs, Victory Mission offers a residential long-term recovery program for men who want to find a new path for life. Victory Mission is located at 43 Soledad Street in Salinas and can be reached by phone at 831-424-5688. Visit their website at

The Coalition of Homeless Services Providers (CHSP) is a group of private nonprofit and public organizations working together to address the complex issue of homelessness. Our mission is to “eliminate homelessness in Monterey and San Benito Counties by promoting interagency coordination to develop and sustain a comprehensive system of housing and support services designed to maximize the self-sufficiency of individuals and families.” The programs of CHSP and its member agencies alleviate the human deprivation caused by family and individual homelessness and prevent the continuation of conditions of extreme poverty by breaking the cycle of homelessness.