CALL FOR APPLICATIONS ADMINISTRATION OF THE 2021 POINT IN TIME COUNT OF UNSHELTERED PEOPLE EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS IN PIMA COUNTY DEADLINE TO APPLY: OCTOBER 14, 2020 TPCH and the City of Tucson are seeking bids from qualified consultancies and agencies interested in administering the 2021 unsheltered Point in Time Count of people experiencing homelessness and… Continue Reading Call for Proposals: Administration of the 2021 Unsheltered Point in Time Count
Free Webinar: Understanding and Mitigating the Impact of the COVID-19 Health Crisis on Homelessness in Arizona September 2, 2020 3pm-4pm Click Here to Register. Conservative estimates predict that rates of homelessness may increase as much as 30% in Arizona as a result of the current pandemic. Researchers with the University of Arizona’s Southwest Institute for… Continue Reading Understanding & Mitigating the Impact of the COVID-19 Health Crisis on Homelessness in Arizona
COVID-19 EMERGENCY RENT & UTILITY ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE The City of Tucson Mayor and Council have allocated more than $4.5 million of Federal CARES Act dollars to fund an emergency rent and utility assistance program for City of Tucson residents struggling to pay rent or utilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The City’s Housing and Community… Continue Reading COVID-19 Emergency Rent & Utility Assistance Available for Tucson Residents
TPCH CONTINUUM OF CARE BOARD AND COMMITTEE ELECTIONS ALL VOTES DUE BY 11:59PM ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 18 The annual election for TPCH Continuum of Care Board and Committee members is now open. Members of the TPCH General Council with voting privileges are eligible to vote on all vacant Board and Committee seats. Am I eligible… Continue Reading TPCH 2020 Continuum of Care Board and Committee Elections
University of Arizona Southwest Institute for Research on Women Releases Forecasting and Policy Recommendations Related to Homelessness during the COVID-19 Health Pandemic and Beyond
The University of Arizona’s Southwest Institute for Research on Women (SIROW), has released a new report which forecasts the likely impact of the COVID-19 pandemic for people experiencing homelessness across Arizona. This comprehensive model examines the association of unemployment, poverty, median rent, homeownership rate, and the rental vacancy rate with state-wide year-to-year change with… Continue Reading University of Arizona Southwest Institute for Research on Women Releases Forecasting and Policy Recommendations Related to Homelessness during the COVID-19 Health Pandemic and Beyond
Thank you for your interest in serving on the TPCH Continuum of Care Board and/or Committees. The application period for Fiscal Year 2020-2021 has ended. Board and committee members will be announced in August 2020. Learn more about our CoC Board and Committees below. Continuum of Care Board The CoC Board serves as the primary… Continue Reading TPCH – Apply to Lead
The City of Tucson has released a COVID-19 related Request for Letters of Interest from agencies currently contracting with the City of Tucson to provide supportive services to homeless persons. Download the Request for Letters of Interest here. Questions about this Request for Letters of Interest should be directed to Jodie Barnes at Jodie.Barnes@tucsonaz.gov. Background… Continue Reading City of Tucson Seeks Letters of Interest (Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance)
TPCH has released the July update to the Need Help? Resource Guide for People Experiencing Homelessness During the COVID-19 Pandemic. The July update includes additional cooling station, shelter, congregate meal, and shower resources that have opened or re-opened since May. Download the July update to print or share here.
Download the 2020 Summer Sun Cooling Station flyer in English here. Download the 2020 Summer Sun Cooling Station flyer in Spanish here.
At TPCH, our mission is to end homelessness and address the issues related to homelessness in our community. That mission has never been more crucial than right now – a time when racial injustice and systemic exclusion perpetuates abuse and retaliation against Black people demanding justice, a time when an unprecedented pandemic is sweeping the… Continue Reading Honoring Our Mission – TPCH’s Commitment to Racial Equity