Did you know?

In a typical Family Promise program over half of the guests are children, most of whom are under the age of 6.

From HART COC: PIT count:

On January 22nd, 2019 during the HUD point in time count in Roane County 11 people were counted that night as being homeless – 11 were adults and 0 children. 8 households in all were unsheltered.

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From Roane County Schools: 63 students were certified homeless in Roane County this school year 2017 – 2018
From Mid East Community Action Agency: 168 individuals were homeless under the housing category / 74 households were served with Emergency rent/mortgage assistance to prevent homelessness.
74 households obtained/maintained safe and affordable housing.

25% of the homeless are students