Point-in-Time Homeless Count
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Broward Regional Health Planning Council, Inc.
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 email@example.com.
- Be able to walk one or two miles unassisted.
- Be able to stand for long periods of time.
- Search for unsheltered homeless within designated location.
- Review data collection form prior to the count and become familiar with the questions.
- Return all survey forms (completed and otherwise) to designated team leader