Homeless Programs

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Human Services offices are closed until further notice. For assistance please call 253-798-4500 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. If you are experiencing homelessness, please call 2-1-1 for on-demand support and review this helpful infographic from the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department. 

Inclement Weather Notice

Due to the cold weather forecasted for the next week, extra overnight shelter capacity is available at multiple sites for people experiencing homelessness. Call 2-1-1 for on-demand services or visit a homeless service provider near you. http://www.pchomeless.org/Facilities/Shelters


if you're experiencing homelessness call 2-1-1


Pierce County Human Services Homeless Programs supports a coordinated entry system for families and individuals experiencing homelessness. Residents in need of housing services can contact 2-1-1 weekdays from 8AM-4PM for on-demand support or to schedule an appointment. 24-hour voicemail is available nights and weekends.

COVID Resources

  • New Hope Mobile Resource Response Team provides access to showers, laundry services, food, clothing, phone chargers, bus passes, first aid supplies, mental health services and more. Hours and locations vary. Call 253-845-0174 for the updated schedule.
  • Homeless Shelter and Service Provider Guide
  • Resource for people experiencing homelessness during COVID-19 in color or black and white.

Find out more about our ongoing response to COVID.

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