Event connects homeless with help

HOLLAND, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Lakeshore Housing Alliance is hosting its annual Project Homeless Connect event Wednesday.

According to the Greater Ottawa County United Way, close to 1,500 people are identified as homeless in the county, including nearly 500 children.

This event helps connect homeless people and families with services and housing.

This runs from 10:00 to 2:00 Wednesday at the Midtown Center in Holland.