Frequently Asked Questions
CAM, our Coordinated Entry system, refers people experiencing homelessness to emergency shelter and homeless services as resources become available.
We serve all people experiencing homelessness in Detroit, Highland Park & Hamtramck.
All housing and services coordinated through the Detroit Continuum of Care must be available to all eligible persons, regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, familial status, disability, marital status, height, weight or, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. Additionally, the CAM ensures accessibility to all eligible persons experiencing homelessness regardless of limited English proficiency, limited literacy, military discharge status, or source of income.
You can call (313) 305-0311, Monday – Friday, from 8AM- 6PM.
You will connected to a Detroit Housing Resource Helpline operator who will assess your situation and see if you’re eligible for housing resources. If you don’t have a safe place to stay for tonight, you will be connected to a CAM specialist who will who will help you find a safe place to stay for the night.
We are currently planning to reopen Access Points where people
can go for services.