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Created by the North Side Homeless Alliance, this site is an electronic resource designed to provide information and support for those experiencing homelessness as well as those caring for the homeless in Pittsburgh’s North Side community.


  • 11/4:  ALIVE Clothes Sorting
    In preparation for ALIVE 2018, we will be sorting all of our donated clothes and we need your help! 
  • 11/10:  ALIVE 2018
    November 10th will be our annual festival and clothing drive for the homeless. Check out ways you can help us prepare for this event. 
  • 11/15:  Winter Shelter Opens Downtown
    From November 15th to March 15th, the Northside Homeless Alliance will be joining with Pittsburgh Mercy to help organize the food for the county's Winter Shelter. They are many ways you can support this effort. 

Why are people homeless? How do you best help the homeless? What do you do when you meet a panhandler? How many homeless are there in Pittsburgh? Find the answer to these questions and more in the FAQ section.