OCP was established as a resource for the purpose of filling the role of the private nonprofit partner in Orange County. We provide information, which included ensuring that comprehensive regional systems of care be put in place to meet the needs of homeless and at risk residents. In addition to its roles, OCP is responsible for distributing in-kind resources to nonprofit agencies in the community and was the fiscal intermediary for several regional collaborative initiatives.
OCP works directly with nearly 200 agencies by serving as a liaison between non-profits, local, state and federal government agencies and other private and public funding sources. Additionally, OCP provides technical assistance in relation to strategic planning, resource development and distribution, capacity building, fund development assistance, community partnering and collaboration building, training, effective advocacy and leadership development.