Housing & Homelessness Data

Gaps & Needs

2018 Point-In-Time Count: Data presentation of findings of the annual Homeless Point-in-Time Count. (Washtenaw OCED, Washtenaw Housing Alliance)

2017 Point-In-Time Count: Data presentation of findings of the annual Homeless Point-in-Time Count. (Washtenaw OCED, Washtenaw Housing Alliance)

2016 Built for Zero Report: Recap of Washtenaw County's participation in a rigorous national change efford to end veteran and chronic homelessness. (Washtenaw OCED)

2015 Point-In-Time Count: Data presentation of findings of the annual Homeless Point-in-Time Count. (Washtenaw OCED, Washtenaw Housing Alliance)

Washtenaw County Housing Affordability & Economic Equity Analysis: Analysis providing a snapshot of the Washtenaw County housing market conditions and goals to improve affordability. (czb, 2015)

Housing Affordability Infographic: Snapshot of who can afford what in Ann Arbor. (Washtenaw OCED, 2015)


Solutions and Best Practices

National Alliance to End Homelessness: Focuses on effective, efficient solutions to homelessness.

Built for Zero: Built for Zero (formerly Zero: 2016) is a rigorous national change effort working to help a core group of committed communities end veteran and chronic homelessness.

National Center on Family Homelessness: Provides accessible trainings, reports, and technical assistance addressing the causes and consequences of homelessness. 

National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty: Creates reports on homelessness and poverty to advocate to lawmakers and the public.

Opening Doors: Federal strategic plan to prevent and end homelessness. 

CSH Supportive Housing & Research: Evidence and research on the effectiveness of Supportive Housing as a strategy to end homelessness.

HUD Housing First Voucher Program: Study and results of effectiveness of housing vouchers.

National Low Income Housing Coalition: Provides various resources and tools for those learning about housing issues.


Local Blueprints for Change

Blueprint to End Homelessness: Washtenaw Housing Alliances's plan to address homelessness in Washtenaw County with four goals: prevention; housing with support services; reforming our systems of care; and engaging the community. (WHA, 2004)


Tools and Resources

Community Dashboard: A dashboard on Washtenaw County's current school-aged youth community conditions and our funded program's outcome achievement. 

Housing Access of Washtenaw County (HAWC): Washtenaw County's central intake for individuals and families who are homeless or experiencing homelessness.

HAWC Brochure: Printable information for clients or those that might need HAWC's services.

HUD Annual Homeless Assessment Report: The Department of Housing & Urban Development's annual report delivered to Congress. (November 2016)

Michigan Campaign to End HomelessnessMichigan's statewide action plan, partners, and efforts to end homelessness.

Other Michigan Housing Resource Agencies: Statewide list of housing agencies for clients in need that may not live within Washtenaw County.

CHS Loan Products: Loan products that are designed to support communities that are developing affordable housing.

Michigan Housing Locator: MSHDA's search engine for affordable or low-income housing. Users can search by location, price, property type, number of bedrooms and more.

Veterans Affairs Housing Benefits: An easy-to-read guide of housing programs and benefits offered through the Department of Veterans Affairs.

VA Loans: Guide to housing loans for veterans offered through the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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