Q. Where can I get statistics on the homeless population?
FirstStop, Inc., of Madison County conducts an annual "Point in Time" count of the homeless population of Madison, Morgan, and Limestone counties. The Huntsville Times reports annually on this count. For more detailed information, contact FirstStop.
The last two articles were in early 2011:
“Homeless numbers on the rise; more help needed for family shelters,” by Paul Gattis. The Huntsville Times (www.al.com) 1 February 2011. [accessed 10-11-2011]
“Annual Point in Time census personalizes area homeless,” by Paul Gattis. The Huntsville Times (www.al.com) 26 January 2011. [accessed 10-11-2011]