Homelessness in Hawaii

  • August 5,2017

    Registration is closed for 2017.

    This year’s Statewide Homeless Awareness Conference themed “HO’OHANA” – Working With Purpose which will be held on Friday, November 17th, at the KROC Center in Kapolei.

  • August 1,2017

    Partners in Care, Oahu's Continuum of Care, is issuing this Request for Proposals (RFP) to seek applications from qualified nonprofit agencies providing shelter and supportive services to persons experiencing homelessness. Selected applicants will be included in the Honolulu Continuum of Care’s federal grant application for funds under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Continuum of Care Program (CoC).

  • May 10,2017

    Partners in Care joined Bridging the Gap for a statewide release of the 2017 Point In Time Report.  Results from the count conducted on January 22, 2017 revealed the following information:

    *9% overall statewide decrease in the numbers of homeless individuals from 7,921 persons in 2016 to 7,220 persons in 2017.  

    *8% decrease in the total number of sheltered and unsheltered homeless veterans statewide compared to 2016, with a 9% increase on Oahu and 35% decrease on the neighbor islands.

  • December 21,2016

    Recently, HUD announced $1.95 billion to more than 7,600 local homeless housing and service programs across the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. These Continuum of Care (CoC) grants will help end homelessness and provide critically needed support to local programs on the front lines of serving individuals and families experiencing homelessness.  Partners in Care, Oahu's Continuum of Care, was awarded over $9.3 million!