Housing and health to end homelessness

What’s Happening Now

  • Gimme Shelter LIVE on Oct. 11
    Have fun and do good! Join DESC and the Dusty 45s on Oct. 11, 7 p.m., at the Triple Door, for the LIVE 14th annual Gimme Shelter Benefit Concert to End Homelessness. Tickets are $45. Thank you to our sponsors: Amerigroup, Walsh Construction, Lotus Development, Zillow, AHT Insurance, Enterprise Community!
  • DESC throws a grand opening for The North Star
    “I will just tell you that when you work on homelessness, there is no better kind of day than a day like today, because we are now able to celebrate the ability to change people’s circumstances from homelessness, to permanently housed in this amazing new facility that we’re here before today.”–DESC Executive Director Daniel Malone
  • Northgate emergency housing opens
    DESC’s Director of Housing Noah Fay joined King County Executive Dow Constantine and Dept. of Community and Human Services Director Leo Flor to open our second emergency housing site, Health Through Housing Northgate. In the video, Noah and Mr. Flor answer questions from the media about how HTH is transforming the service model and providing dignity and stability to our guests.

Annual Report for 2021 is now online

View the 2021 Annual Report here.

What we do: Housing First, Health Services, Survival Services, Crisis Response, Employment Services, Wrap-Around Services, Research and Innovation, Advocacy