For additional information, please contact staff at the Bakersfield-Kern Regional Homeless Collaborative at email@example.com.
The Kern County Planning and Natural Resources Department is announcing a Notice of Funding Availability for the 2022 Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Applications are currently being accepted and are due on July 22, 2022. Please review the attached PDF for additional information.
The Bakersfield Homeless Center’s Job Development Program is now hiring. There are part-time positions available, including: Highway maintenance Material sorter/landscaping Litter removal Animal care technician Walk-in interviews and orientation are every Monday at 8:30 a.m. You can learn more by calling the Job Development Program at 661-322-9199 ext. 126.
By some estimates, less than 10% of people vote while experiencing homelessness, even though 60% of the homeless population was eligible to vote as of 2008. By comparison, 67% of U.S. voters cast a ballot in 2020. The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) has released guides as the first of many efforts to address […]
BKRHC, Bakersfield, Kern County release local RFP for $2.74 million in grant funding for Homeless Housing, Assistance and Prevention Program Local organizations encouraged to apply for funds for priority activities BAKERSFIELD, CA – The Bakersfield-Kern Regional Homeless Collaborative (BKRHC) released a Request for Proposals for the second round of one-time state funding for the Homeless […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Anna Laven, BKRHC Executive Director, 310-592-8557 (cell), firstname.lastname@example.org Bakersfield/Kern awarded 229 Emergency Housing Vouchers BKRHC, Housing Authority to collaborate; help address and prevent homelessness BAKERSFIELD, CA – The Housing Authority of the County of Kern (HA) today announced it has been awarded 229 Emergency Housing Vouchers (EHVs) from the U.S. Department of Housing […]