Point-in-Time Homeless Count


Published:

12/20/2017

Start Date

01/23/2018

End Date

01/27/2018

Duration

One-time only

Address

Fort Lauderdale
FL
United States

Description

A Point-in-Time (PIT) count is a statistically reliable count of people experiencing homelessness during a 24-hour period within the last 10 days of January. The count includes both sheltered homeless (those living in emergency shelters or transitional housing) and unsheltered homeless (those living in places deemed not suitable for human habitation).

Below, you will find some of the duties required for the different types of volunteers that are needed. If you are interested in participating in volunteering during the count, please click on the button. if you would like to be a support volunteer, please send an email to pitvolunteers@brhpc.org.

  1. Be able to walk one or two miles unassisted.
  2. Be able to stand for long periods of time.
  3. Search for unsheltered homeless within designated location.
  4. Review data collection form prior to the count and become familiar with the questions.
  5. Return all survey forms (completed and otherwise) to designated team leader

Benefits

Training Provided

We welcome

Groups

International Volunteers

How To Apply


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