Tag: "Point In Time"

2017 Point in Time Volunteers Needed

2017 Point in Time Volunteers Needed

| December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Volunteer registration has begun for the 2017 Point in Time count and will end on Friday, January 20, 2017.  AND WE NEED YOU!  The Point in Time count is not possible without your time and commitment. 2017 POINT IN TIME COUNT VOLUNTEER The Point in Time will be January 23rd and 24th and consists […]

View Post
Interested in Volunteering?

Interested in Volunteering?

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

UNITY is looking for volunteers for the upcoming 2016 Point in Time Count (1/25/16 and 1/26/16) and with the Homeless Housing Initiative (gathering items for the UNITY Warehouse). AND WE NEED YOU! If you are interested in receiving information on ways you could volunteer please complete this form or click on the picture!

View Post
Wanted:  Homeless Service Providers

Wanted: Homeless Service Providers

| October 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

UNITY is seeking nonprofit or governmental agencies to apply for grants to provide permanent housing and services to chronically homeless people with disabilities, and to young people age 18-24. Application deadline is October 20, 6:59 pm. RFP for Rapid Rehousing for Youth RFP 15-3 PSH Bonus RFP-2015-4 Reallocation PSH for CH RFP-2015-5 Pathways

View Post
Navigator of the Month!

Navigator of the Month!

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Check out our Navigator of the Month! Each Navigator is tasked with housing veteran clients within 30 days of encountering them on the streets or in shelters… Jamal is housing his clients within an average of 14 days!!   Name: Jamal Perkins   Agency/Position/How long? I work for START Corporation Supportive Services for Veteran Families, […]

View Post
Answering The Challenge: Ending Veteran Homelessness in New Orleans

Answering The Challenge: Ending Veteran Homelessness in New Orleans

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mayor Mitch Landrieu embraced the challenge for New Orleans to become the first city in the Nation to end veteran homelessness — a year ahead of the rest of the country. Check out this informational flier describing how it was done and learn out New Orleans success! Click the picture or here for the entire […]

View Post
How We Did It: Working Together To End Veteran Homelessness in New Orleans

How We Did It: Working Together To End Veteran Homelessness in New Orleans

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Presentation at the National Alliance to End Homelessness Conference Feb. 19, 2015 Martha J. Kegel, Executive Director for UNITY of Greater New Orleans   Click on the picture or here for the full presentation.

View Post
2015 POINT IN TIME COUNT VOLUNTEER SIGN UP

2015 POINT IN TIME COUNT VOLUNTEER SIGN UP

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Volunteer registration for the 2015 Point In Time count has begun and will end on Monday, January 16, 2015. WE NEED YOU! The Point In Time Count is not possible without your time and commitment. Every year, UNITY of Greater New Orleans, as the lead agency for the New Orleans/Jefferson Parish Continuum of Care, conducts […]

View Post
UNITY reaches milestone: homelessness numbers drop to pre-Katrina levels

UNITY reaches milestone: homelessness numbers drop to pre-Katrina levels

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jaquetta White from The New Orleans Advocate covered UNITY’s 2014 Point in Time count announcement, conducted in partnership with the City of New Orleans, as noted on the mayor’s press-release feed, here.

White wrote in her Friday, May 2nd Advocate piece about a few UNITY clients, including Barry Knox, 59, pictured here with case-manager Jueron Cormick. Click “View Post” to read more.

View Post
We need you!

We need you!

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

We need you to help end homelessness in New Orleans and Jefferson Parish! Please consider volunteering to join the teams that will fan out across the city, surveying our community’s homeless people for the annual Point In Time count on January 27 and 28. We provide training and all the materials you need (even a t-shirt!).

View Post
Making everyone count: 2013 homeless shelter and street count

Making everyone count: 2013 homeless shelter and street count

| January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: To all of our Point in Time count volunteers — thanks so much for the many hours you spent on the streets counting homeless individuals earlier this month. Thanks to HUD, the VA, the city of New Orleans, Jefferson Parish and everyone else who sent volunteers. We expect to release results in May. The […]

View Post