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Hunger or Homelessness: Home

This guide provides recommended resources for research and services related to students experiencing hunger or homelessness.

Research Help

Live Chat (available during Luria Library open hours):

Phone: 805-730-4444


Zoom: make an appointment

In Person: stop by the Library on the West Campus during open hours

More Research & Writing Help

If you need more help with your research, contact a librarian by chat, phone, email, or in person, or explore the library's online tutorials.

For writing help, contact the Writing Center in the Cartwright Learning Resources Center (CLRC). The Writing Center offers one-on-one tutoring and a variety of helpful support materials.

About this Guide

This guide provides information for and about students experiencing hunger or homelessness, as well as links to related support, financial resources, legal resources, and frequently asked questions (FAQ). Use the tabs above to navigate through the pages of this guide.
Click the image below to go to the 2023 Santa Barbara County Point in Time Count and report on local homelessness.

Map of Santa Barbara County 2023 Homeless Point in Time Count showing unhoused indovoduals by place: Guadalupe 8, Santa Maria 472, Unicorporated North 122, Lompoc 158, Buellton/ Solvang / Santa Ynez 20, Unincorporated South 73, Goleta 136, Isla Vista 88, Santa Barbara 787, Carpinteria 23.

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