This week the City provided notice to individuals living in tents and structures near the Ballard Locks (see orange boundaries in the aerial image below) that the encampment will be removed next week. The detailed schedule is outlined below: April [...]
Licton Springs Village, the newest encampment established by the City, is already providing crucially needed shelter and services to families and individuals who were living on the streets. One week after opening, the Licton Springs Village is now [...]
This week the City began a focused effort to address trash and provide individualized outreach services along South Dearborn Street and I-90 to Rainier Avenue South. The schedule for each of the three areas of focus is outlined below: South Dearborn [...]
The City of Seattle has awarded $1.3 million in funding to Compass Housing Alliance to create an enhanced 24/7 homeless shelter opening in summer 2017. The funding acknowledges Compass Housing Alliance’s proven and innovative, person-centric [...]
We sometimes get calls about animals living with people who are homeless. Have you ever wondered how we respond to those calls? Check out this great post on the City’s Homelessness Response blog and learn about how we respond.