East Central Homeless Connect

During the 2019 Point-In-Time Count, the Balance of State will partner with advocates of the East Central Homeless Coalition to offer the East Central Homeless Connect to the homeless community in Meridian, MS. During this event, homeless participants will be able to meet with various agencies serving the homeless population, receive a meal and take a wellness bag full of daily necessity items. Vendors will range from health and wellness, housing, and support services.

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If you are a social service agency, non-profit, or agency that can provide services to homeless and low-income individuals, we would like to have your organization participate as a vendor! This gives your organization the chance to set up a table/booth and give information or perform services for those in need. Vendors interested in booth placement at the event can find register here:

REGISTRATION LINK: https://goo.gl/forms/G9fOar7WtrEWJDSf2

Vendors can also also download a paper registration form here:

DOWNLOAD PDF: East Central HC – Paper Vendor Registration Form

Event Flyer

2020 East Central Project Connect - Flyer

If you would like to spread the word about this event to others, download a printable flyer to distribute:

DOWNLOAD: East Central Homeless Connect Flyer

Press Release

If you would like to spread the word about this event to others, download a press release to distribute:

DOWNLOAD:  East Central Project Connect Press Release

Event Information

Date: Friday, January 24, 2019

Time: 10 PM to 1 PM

Location: Multi-County Community Service Agency (2906 St. Paul Street, Meridian, MS)

For more information, please contact Abby Miller (carelodge@bellsouth.net), Ron Collier (rcollier@multicountycsa.org).

DEADLINE: Please register by Friday, December 20th, 2020.

Logistics: Set up will last from 9am-10am on the day of the event. The event will begin 10am and will end promptly at 1pm on January 24th.

This event is sponsored by the social services agencies of the East Central MS Homeless Coalition. This coalition is a regional extension of the Mississippi Balance of State Continuum of Care. For questions about the event, call Ron Collier at (601) 483-4838 or Abby Miller at (601) 482-8719.