Built for Zero is a methodology, a movement, and proof of what is possible.  The movement is made up of more than 80 cities and counties that have committed to measurably ending homelessness, one population at a time.

Fremont County joined the Built for Zero (BFZ) movement in October 2019 after being selected by Kaiser Permanente in a competitive grant application process.  Fremont County is 1 of 5 communities in Colorado selected to participate in the BFZ movement.

Through the technical assistance received from Community Solutions we have built

  1. A proactive comprehensive outreach program
  2. A system that quickly identifies someone experiencing homelessness
  3. A robust case conferencing process that focuses on next step actions to house individuals and families

From October 2019 – July 2020 the BFZ Fremont Team housed 128 households.

The BFZ Fremont Team has set the goal of reaching Functional Zero for area veterans by
September 1, 2020