As of January 2009, University of Arkansas Community & Family Institute estimated there were 1,287 Homeless People in NW Arkansas of which half were under the age of 18.
On January 27th & 28th, a new NWA Homeless Census will be conducted to better understand how the issue of homelessness has changed in our community over the past 2 years.

Volunteers are needed to collect this critically important information, and you can help.

Please email Wendie Choudary (wchoudary[at] with your contact information if you would like to volunteer.

Additional details available by downloading the information sheet.

(click download a printable information sheet)