$5.8M to Housing and Human Services in 2023
Throughout the month of April, the Board of Commissioners approved a total of $5.8M to Housing and Human Services. During the April 5th meeting we allocated $3,000,000 to organizations that address the housing and homelessness crisis. The funds will go directly to rental assistance, move-in assistance, and extended emergency sheltering through 2023.
During the April 19th meeting, the Commission funded contracts for the Human Services Transition Program totaling $2,800,000. These funds will support critical services and programs for residents in need throughout the county. The agencies funded include Avalon Housing, Ozone House, Food Gatherers, Jewish Family Services, Faith in Action, Manchester Community Resource Center, and the Washtenaw Health Plan. The funding will support these organizations December 31, 2024.
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