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Posted on: December 18, 2018

Point-in-Time Count 2019 will occur January 30, 2019

logo for Orange County Partnership to End Homelessness. Find out how you can help.

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires communities across the United States to conduct a Point-in-Time (PIT) count each year to determine the number of people experiencing homelessness in local communities. Here in Orange County, the Orange County Partnership to End Homelessness coordinates the annual count. 

The Partnership is a coalition of service providers, local governments, and community members who work together to coordinate funding and bring best practices to the work of ending homelessness in Orange County. Here's how you can help improve outcomes for those who are experiencing homelessness. 

Attend a two-part free informational series at the Main Library in downtown Hillsborough
Homelessness 101
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 6-7:30 p.m.
What does it mean to end homelessness? What does date tell us about homelessness in Orange County?

Homelessness 201
Wednesday, Jan. 23, 6-7:30 p.m.
What would ending homelessness in Orange County look like? What do we need to take this important step?

OR volunteer to participate in the count. You can find all the information you need by visiting the website of the Orange County Partnership to End Homelessness.


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