HOME FIRST is the title of 10 Year Plan to end chronic homelessness in Kern County, HOME FIRST is also an awareness campaign to educate the community on overcoming and ending homelessness in Kern County through profiling residents who have undergone struggles and the agencies who serve these residents with the goal of placement and long term success in permanent housing.

These videos portray just a few of the many faces of homelessness.



Betty




Tim




Maria




Ronnie




Rosalina




Tom




Lewis




Denise




Melissa




Mayor Hall - Culvert




Mayor Hall - Need




Mayor Hall - 10 Year Plan




Mayor Hall - 10 Year Plan 2




To help end homelessness in Kern County, go to www.uwkern.org/homeless.

To learn more about the Kern County Homeless Collaborative and the 10 year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness go to www.kernhomeless.us.