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The Emergency Winter Weather Plan is activated any day or night that the temperature low is expected to fall below 32 degrees or during other severe weather events. This document provides details and contact information for the emergency shelter and transportation resources available to those experiencing homelessness.
Since Lex End Homelessness launched in July 2021, our community has made strides in our efforts to end and prevent homelessness for all. As we reflect on one year of Lex End Homelessness, we want to share the progress we have made and our goals for the future.
The Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) is a HUD report to the U.S. Congress that provides nationwide estimates of homelessness, including information about the demographic characteristics of homeless persons, service use patterns, and the capacity to house homeless persons. The report is based primarily on Homeless Management Information Systems (HMIS) data about persons who experience homelessness during a 12-month period.
Results of the LexCount demonstrate the need for resources for housing and supportive services for those experiencing homelessness. The LexCount also helps determine how much funding is needed to continue impacting efforts to reduce and end homelessness.
The Lexington Homelessness System Performance Measures is data our CoC gathers to regularly measure our performance as a coordinated system, in addition to analyzing performance by specific projects or project types, in meeting the needs of people experiencing homelessness in our community. Our Lexington CoC reports this data to HUD as part of the selection criteria used to award CoC funding.