Helena Resource Advocates

A Quick Guide to Helena-Area Resources

The Helena Housing Authority Application is now available online. Click here to learn more.

2016 Meetings

Meetings are held at 3PM every second Tuesday of the month. Locations are TBD. To join the HRA mailing list, contact the United Way at info@unitedway.lca.org. All are welcome!

2016 ANNUAL POINT-IN-TIME HOMELESS SURVEY

Each year the point in time homeless survey is conducted on one night in January. This counts the number of homeless within our community at that given time.  This count is used to calculate funding to programs that assist in transitional living programs for that population.

In 2016 in the greater Helena area, approximately 435 individuals were counted as experiencing homelessness. This includes children, families, veterans, men and women young and old. view the results.

2016 Point-in-Time Survey
Helena Independent Record: Homeless without a Home
Helena Independent Record: Community Support Sought to Eliminate Homelessness in Helena
Helena Independent Record: The faces of homelessness: two god’s love residents share
Helena Independent Record: Volunteers Sought to help Count the Homeless

Additional Point-in-Time and U.S. Housing and Urban Development Continuum of Care Resources:

https://www.hudexchange.info/coc

https://www.hudexchange.info/resource/4074/2014-ahar-part-1-pit-estimates-of-homelessness/

Challenge Helena Homelessness Presentation (PDF)