Point in Time Homeless Count Scheduled

The annual Point in Time Homeless Census County has been scheduled for January 25, 2018. On that Thursday, five non-profits (North Mason Resources, Community Lifeline, Crossroads Housing, Northwest Resources, and HOST), Veterans Organization, and Mason County Community Services are joining efforts to serve the homeless people in the County at four event locations.

In Shelton, the event will be held at Community Lifeline, 218 N. 3rd Street from 11 AM to 6 PM. In Belfair, at North Mason Resources, 140 State Route 300 from 11 AM to 5 PM. In addition, an event targeting youth will be held at the Shelton Timberland Library, 710 W. Alder Street from 1 PM to 6 PM. And an event targeting veterans will be held at Memorial Hall, 210 W. Franklin in Shelton from 11 AM To 6 PM. Free lunch will be provided at all locations and representatiges from local agencies will be present.

Donations such as tents, sleeping bags, wool-blend socks, hats, gloves or mittens, and tarps are needed. If you can help or volunteer, contact Todd Parker at 360-427-9670 ext. 293, 360-275-4467 ext. 293, or email tparker@co.mason.wa.us.