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), email@example.com 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 […]
CONTACT: Anna Laven, Ed.D., BKRHC Executive Director, 310-592-8557, firstname.lastname@example.org 2021 Point in Time Count reports 2,150 individuals experienced homelessness on January 27, 2021 Bakersfield/Kern one of few regions in California to conduct 2021 PIT Count BAKERSFIELD, CA – The Bakersfield-Kern Regional Homeless Collaborative (BKRHC) today released its 2021 Point in Time (PIT) Count Report. The […]
Kern County has released its Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the 2021-2022 Federal Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) program. You can download a copy of the Grant Application and Instructions from the BKRHC website by clicking below. Click here to Download the Grant Application and Instructions All applications are due by 4:00 P.M. on April […]