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If you or someone you know is struggling with homelessness, you can find local shelter by calling 2-1-1 or 877-652-1148 and asking for help. You can also search our database (at the top of this page) using the term "Emergency Shelter Clearinghouse." Find shelter in cold weather.
Morris County is offering a one-day, consumer focused one-stop event to provide an array of resources and support to those experiencing homelessness in our community. Find out more information in here in English and Spanish.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development requires that a Point-in-Time Count be conducted in communities receiving federal homeless assistance funds. The last such count was conducted in January 2016. The statistics noted below are from the Point-in-Time Count that was performed in 2016. When new statistics are published, we will update this page.
Here is what it revealed about homelessness in our nation:
In New Jersey, that same Point-in-Time Count revealed the following: