Friday, March 22, 2013

Point in Time Numbers Released

The 2013 Point in Time Survey numbers were released at the Affordable Housing Breakfast on Tuesday the 21st.  The number of homeless persons is up from 2012 number of 210.  It's a number we all hope goes down each year.  But until it dissapears, please join in the efforts to end homelessness.  Join the Homeless Council Continuum of Care to see how you can become involved. The next meeting will be Thursday, May 9, 1:30 p.m. at the Homeward Bound offices, 788 E. Clay, Decatur
2013 Total Homeless Persons:  234

                Adult: 180

                 25 and older: 141

                24 and under: 39

                <18/Children: 54

                In a shelter: 100

                In Transitional Housing: 75

                Using Motel voucher: 2

                Unsheltered:  57

                Chronically Homeless Persons:  67

The full survey results are on the web site.

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