News Flash

Posted on: September 21, 2022

Affordable housing awards bring 335 new units to Pierce County residents in need

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Pierce County Human Services is awarding over $17 million for the development and preservation of affordable housing, resulting in 335 newly built units and 17 preserved units for low-income residents.

“These units will provide stable, affordable housing t...

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Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness Updates
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Notice of Funding Availability for Eviction Prevention

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Pierce County Human Services is announcing a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) to support eviction prevention. We are soliciting applications from qualified organizations to provide eviction prevention services and case management to eligible househol...

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Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness Updates
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness - September Update

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The process for developing a regional approach has begun! Social Change Partners (SCP) has officially launched their project and recently completed the background research and document review phase. They are currently interviewing key stakeholders in the ...

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Additional Info... Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness Updates
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Consultants chosen for unified, regional response to homelessness

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Pierce County Human Services is awarding $100,000 to Social Change Partners, LLC to lead the process to develop the regional approach, creating a unified response to homelessness.

Social Change Partners was chosen through a competitive process with Pierce ...

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Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness Updates
Posted on: July 7, 2022

Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness - July Update

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Medical Respite Shelter

A plan for $4.6M of HOME-ARPA capital funding for purchase of a facility to run a 50 bed Medical Respite homeless shelter has completed the public outreach phase and was submitted to Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for approval....

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Additional Info... Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness Updates
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness - June Update

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Affordable Housing

Pierce County and the Pierce County Community Development Corporation have made roughly $17M available to support the development and preservation of affordable housing for low, very low, and extremely low-income residents. We a...

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Additional Info... Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness Updates
Posted on: June 16, 2022

Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness - Request for Proposal

RFP - Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness

Unified Regional Approach

This has been edited to reflect the new application due date of June 24, 2022.

Everyone in Pierce County should have a home. Unfortunately, homelessness continues to harm many of the residents of Pierce County. To design a system t...

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Additional Info... Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness Updates
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Pilot Transportation Project

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A Pilot Transportation Project is scheduled for a June 1 launch. Through a partnership with Pierce Transit and using funding from the American Rescue Plan Act, five hundred people experiencing homelessness will have access to a one-year Pierce Transit bus...

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Additional Info... Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness Updates
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Affordable Housing Funding Opportunity

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Pierce County and the Pierce County Community Development Corporation have made roughly $17M available to support the development and preservation of affordable housing for low, very low, and extremely low-income residents. With this historic investment i...

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Additional Info... Comprehensive Plan to End Homelessness Updates