What’s Happening Now

  • Ask the experts–our clients!
    How would our tenants improve on the design of their apartments? DESC and SMR Architects recently held a Client Voice listening session at Interbay to find out.
  • National Homelessness Law Center honors Nicole Macri
    The National Homelessness Law Center honored DESC Deputy Director for Strategy Nicole Macri for her work as Washington state representative for the 43rd District with the State Legislator Award at the nonpartisan 2022 Human Right to Housing Awards.
  • Fixing the behavioral health crisis response system
    The crisis response system urgently needs expansion and enhancement in order to quickly respond and care for clients, provide adequate structural and financial support for workers doing this very intense work and investment in the basic infrastructure everyone needs to have a healthy life, none more important than safe and affordable housing. Read DESC Executive Director Daniel Malone’s post to learn more.
What we do: Housing First, Health Services, Survival Services, Crisis Response, Employment Services, Wrap-Around Services, Research and Innovation, Advocacy