PERC Emergency Shelter is in North Hudson, and provides emergency housing to this largely Latino, low to moderate income area. All their emergency shelter program participants are low - no income, unemployed or underemployed, disabled, or have other health, mental health, or substance abuse issues. They work with all 12 municipalities and Hudson County providers and agencies.
PERC has provided emergency shelter to 803 unduplicated homeless individuals from January 1, 2022 – December 31, 2022 and continue to operate 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. During this period, PERC has purchased the following supplies to support the shelter operations: They purchased 40 mattresses for the shelter beds, and two laptops. They also purchased paper goods, toiletry items, and cleaning supplies.