Human Services
614 Division Street, MS-23
Port Orchard, WA,  98366
Phone: 360-337-7185 * FAX: 360-337-5721
Housing and Homelessness
Resources in Kitsap County

Resources Available in Kitsap County

Sally's Homeless Resource Guide - Winter 2017/2018 - NEW

Kitsap Free Meals List - Winter 2017/2018 -

Veterans Resource Guide - Spring 2017

Veteran Housing Options - Spring 2017

Nomadic News (Homeless Newsletter) - Summer 2016

Housing Solutions Center of Kitsap County Brochure

How to Help People Living Homeless Brochure - January 2016

Housing First Information

Housing First for Kitsap Summary

1811 East Lake Study, Published in the Journal of the American Medical Association

Housing First Works -- Colorado Coalition for the Homeless

Adopting a Housing First Approach -- National Alliance to End Homelessness

Video about Housing First from Boulder Housing Partners

Transitory Accommodation Ordinance

The Board of Commissioners officially adopted an ordinance that provides for five different types of permits for individuals and organizations to host transitory accommodations. A summary of the permits and additional information is also available.

Transitory Accommodation Ordinance - Summary (1 page)

Transitory Accommodation Ordinance - Excerpt on Temporary Housing Only

Transitory Accommodation Ordinance - Full Text Including Code Changes for Boarding Houses and Fitness Centers

 Fact Sheet on Transitory Accommodation Permits

How You Can Help Brochure

A list of suggestions and ideas for how to help people who are experiencing homelessness are included in a new brochure: "How to Help People Living Homeless."