Department of Homeless Solutions and Equitable Communities

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Barbara Jiménez, Community Operations Officer

The Department of Homeless Solutions and Equitable Communities (HSEC), led by Community Operations Officer, Barbara Jiménez, was established on July 1st, 2021 at the direction of the Board of Supervisors. HSEC’s mission is to ensure equity among all San Diegans, foster a community that is welcoming to new residents, and reduce homelessness in the region. HSEC is comprised of three separate offices that direct programs and services to ensure equitable access to vital resources for communities and individuals from all walks of life. The offices include:

  • Office of Homeless Solutions
  • Office of Equitable Communities
  • Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs