Project Homeless Connect (PHC) is a national initiative sponsored by the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness and is being implemented in over 200 communities across the United States, Canada, and Australia.
Statistics from Project Homeless Connect Events around the United States:
Milwaukee’s 2015 PHC served nearly 700 men, women and children.
- Haircuts: 115
- Hygiene items: 19,100
- Flu shots: 41
- Emergency blankets: 350
The Nevada Homeless Alliance’s 2016 PHC served 3,608 guests with 600 community volunteers
- Permanent housing placements: 99
- Job leads: 397
- Vision, hearing, and foot screenings: 325
- Legal cases closed: 134
- Medicaid enrollment: 165
- Pets served: 148
- Meals served: 1,184
Baltimore’s 2016 PHC served 2,100 people experiencing homelessness with 2,000 community volunteers and more than 130 service organizations
Salt Lake City’s PHC 2017 has set the goal to serve 600 homeless clients with 450 volunteers and 60 service organizations
There are many different levels of support available to your organization. Please view the Sponsorship Matrix to learn more.
For information on sponsoring Project Homeless Connect SLC contact Natalie Clawson, 801-647-7602, firstname.lastname@example.org