Stories tagged: homeless count
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019
After years of increase, the number of people experiencing homelessness in Seattle and King County appears to have declined.
UPDATED: Mon., April 9, 2018
Spokane’s annual homeless count expanded from the downtown core to the entire county this year and found 1,245 people without a home.
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017
Officially, Spokane’s homeless numbers went up significantly this year. Rob McCann thinks that’s great news.
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017
For a week, outreach workers, employees with social service agencies and volunteers divvy up Multnomah County and walk streets and search parks to count homeless people.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017
Donald Stamper prefers to sleep inside, but he doesn’t always have a choice. Stamper, who’s been homeless since March, has been battling frostbite on his foot since he waited outside …
Wed., April 13, 2016
The number of homeless people in Spokane fell slightly in 2016, according to the
Tue., Feb. 9, 2016
Over the past few weeks, thousands of clipboard-toting volunteers have fanned out across some of the nation’s largest cities, tasked with a deceptively complex job: counting the number of homeless …