Homeless Awareness Month
Homeless Awareness Month (HAM) is an effort to raise public awareness about issues relating to homelessness that takes place nationally every November. HAM is a part of the national campaign sponsored by the National Coalition for the Homeless and the National Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness titled “Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.” Michigan has been raising awareness of issues surrounding homelessness for 20 years.
For more information on Homelessness Awareness Week, visit the National Coalition for the Homeless.
Project Connect is an annual event hosted by the Out-Wayne County CoC to assist people experiencing homelessness connected to community resources as well as access services such as a haircut, coat voucher, and lunch.