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Implemented at the end of 2013 and designed to provide service coordination and supports for families accessing Allegheny County’s four emergency homeless shelters, the...

Once a year, during the last 10 days of January, a Point-in-Time (PIT) count is conducted to identify individuals and families who are unhoused...

Point-in-Time counts of sheltered and unsheltered homeless individuals and families are conducted annually in order to measure homelessness and track progress on a local...

This data brief summarizes the results of the YOUth Count survey, Allegheny County’s first point-in-time count focused specifically on the number and needs of...

In 2014, the Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) conducted a review of its homelessness services system as a first step in planning...

This report describes individuals who experienced a housing crisis in Allegheny County from 2009 through 2013, with a particular focus on the 2009 entry...

Schools districts and human service systems define homelessness differently (as mandated by their respective regulatory and funding entities), resulting in many youth who are...

The 2014 Local Government Case Competition engaged graduate students from local universities in identifying solutions to housing instability for individuals/families involved in the human...

DHS conducted a review of Allegheny County’s services for homeless individuals and families, as part of a strategic plan to improve the quality, accessibility...

Designed to inform local leaders, this report places the issue of homeless youth within a national context and provides information about local need, services...

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Click to read the full report.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs in the Office of Community Planning Development Click to read the full...

DHS examined a cohort of homeless individuals to describe the demographic composition and service utilization of the county’s homeless population, as well as to...

DHS, Duquesne University School of Education and the Homeless Children's Education Fund Click to read the full report.