Housing First Char-Meck

Ending Chronic Homelessness

Our mission is to mobilize the Charlotte-Mecklenburg community to place the men and women who meet the definition of "chronically homeless" in our community in permanent supportive housing by December 31, 2018.

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6 ways YOU can help end chronic homelessness:

1.      Use Social Media to Promote the Cause:
Like Us on Facebook:
Facebook.com/HousingFirstCharMeck and use our Hashtag: #HousingFirstCM

2.       Sign-Up to Make a “Welcome Home Kit”:
As we move 400+ people into housing, they will need basic housewares to help them get started.  Click here to read instructions on how to make a kit.

 3.      Donate Furniture to Crisis Assistance Furniture Bank:
There is especially a need for couches, dressers, and kitchen table & chairs.  Call 704-522-4978 for more information.

4.       Help Us Identify Where People are Sleeping:
Do you know where a homeless camp is located? Use this Community Referral Form

5.       Volunteer with Outreach Efforts:
Every Thursday we have a volunteer outreach opportunity from 5:45 AM- 7:30 AM, both in camps and in Uptown. Email Allison Winston at awinston@urbanministrycenter.org if interested.

 6.       Donate to Housing First Charlotte-Mecklenburg:
All funds collected on the website will go into a move-in fund to cover moving expenses.
Click here to donate!

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