Where did you spend the night? Counting NJ’s homelessHousing & Homelessness
By Sergio Bichao
Nonprofit organizations and government agencies will spend Wednesday asking people on the streets and in shelters where they spent the night before as part of a statewide Point-in-Time Count of the homeless population.
Last year, the count found 10,211 homeless men, women and children on a single night, a decrease of 14 percent from 2014. Nationally, the numbers fell by 2 percent.
Of those in the Garden State, 974 people were unsheltered and spending the night in cars …