2022 Point in Time Count

The annual point in time count of the homeless will take place on Monday 1/24/2022 beginning at 3:00 pm and going for a 24 hour period.  Agencies services the homeless will conduct electronic surveys with persons in their programs.  A street count will also be conducted between the hours of 7:00-10:00 pm that evening, where groups of volunteers will go out into the community to places known to be frequented by the homeless. If you have any questions or information, please feel free to email angie.walker@rockfordil.gov.



2021 Point-in-time count to be held 01/25/2021

Membership of the NIHC will participate in the annual Point in Time count of the homeless beginning at 3:00 pm on Monday 1/25/21 for a 24 hour period.  In that time, all sheltered and unsheltered homeless persons will be counted using a short survey.  From 7:00-10:00 their will be a street count conducted in partnership with the Coalition, City of Rockford, Rockford Fire, and the Park District Police.  All info will be collected and prepared for public information and to fulfill HUD Reporting requirements.  

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2020 Rock River Homeless Coalition Membership


As of 1/15/2020, The RRHC is seeking new members for the Coalition.  All are welcome to join. New applications will be available soon.

2019 Point-in-Time Count

This year's Point-in-Time count of the homeless has been  scheduled for Monday, January 27, 2020 beginning at 3:00 pm for a 24 hour period.  At that time, there will be a sheltered count of all homeless who are engaged in shelter programs, transitional housing programs, or in Rapid-Rehousing programs.  An unsheltered street count will be conducted for all homeless who are residing on the streets, in cars, or other places not meant for human habitation.  On that evening a group of volunteers will go out into the community looking for unsheltered  person and will conduct surveys.  If you have any questions please contact Angie Walker at angie.walker@rockfordil.gov or call 779-348-7567.