What is Dove, Inc.?
Located in Decatur, IL, Dove, Inc. is a nonprofit organization offering their services as a domestic violence and homeless shelter. Dove’s Mission is to “work(s) for justice, equality, and understanding among all people.” They offer a variety of services and counseling, operating with an array of staff and volunteers. Each year, the Human Services Department at Millikin University works with Dove to perform a Point-In-Time (PIT) survey to assess the homeless population in Macon County. With the help of MUPC, the information gathered from this survey is entered into a database as per the guidelines provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).