Dates for Counting People Experiencing Homelessness Shift Back
It is critical that everyone gets counted in the 2020 Census.
- The Service Based Enumeration (SBE) now needs further review and coordination with outside partners and stakeholders. The SBE counts people experiencing homelessness at places where they receive services such as shelters, including youth shelters, soup kitchens, and homeless encampments
- The Enumeration of Transitory Locations (ETL) is tentatively scheduled for September 3– September 28, but may need further review and coordination. The (ETL) will count people at places such as hotels, motels and campgrounds.
- The count of people experiencing homelessness outdoors will now needs further review and coordination with outside partners and stakeholders.