Anna Marie Slate, Casey Helm and Bittin Duggan talk about the Point in Time Count of Homeless.
IF YOU ARE HOMELESSYou Count! In Our Community!Find us on Thursday, January 31st FREE FOOD / FREE BUS PASS / FREE WARM CLOTHESWe'd like to meet you at one of these places for the PIT & give you:A FREE hot meal, clothes, personal care items & a CCAT bus pass at:1. The Maslow Project (2 - 6 pm) & 2. The Green Spot (10 am - 11 pm) (Thurs., 1/31 only).3. The Nancy Devereux Center (9 am - 2 pm) (Wed., 1/30 only) A FREE CCAT bus pass, Crossroads Cafe coupon & personal care items at:1. Coos Bay Library(10 am - 6 pm);2. North Bend Libraries (10 am - 6 pm); &3. The Charleston Information Center (9 am - 3 pm) (Thurs.1/31 only)Everyone receives a 211 card & a Pocket Guide for Neighbors in Need. Annual Homeless Persons Point-in-Time CountNeighbors in Need Coalition is working in partnership with ORCCA (Oregon Coast Community Action) to enact the 2013 PIT* Count. *The PIT (Point-in-Time Count) is required by HUD to count the number of people who are currently homeless. The results of our county count determines the amount of money that the Federal Government allocates to ORCCA and other Coos County organizations that serve people who are homeless.For more information go to: http://www.hudhdx.info/Help us make a difference here in Coos Bay and North Bend.Media Contact: Amanda D'Souza, 541-435-7080 ext. 396 / email@example.comFor info. or to Help, Contact: Bittin Duggan, 541-217-4095 / firstname.lastname@example.orgPIT Count Donations Accepted at The Nancy Devereux Center Tax-deductible checks can be made out to "TNDCI", earmarked "bus passes" can be dropped off at 1200 Newmark Ave, Coos Bay, M, W, F, 9 am - 2 pm. Other donations accepted.