Coalition on Temporary Shelter (COTS) Detroit

Delphia Simmons, Chief Strategy and Learning Officer


COTS assists families in reaching their housing, economic, health, education, and career goals as they overcome homelessness and break the cycle of poverty for themselves, their next generation, and beyond.

COTS provides short, medium, and long-term housing along with coaching and mentorship. COTS Programs Include:

  • Supportive Housing
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Child Care
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Domestic Violence Services

Research Interests Include:

  • Equitable Development/Housing
  • Poverty
  • Resilience
  • Poverty and Brain Science

Website | Email | Phone: 313-831-3777

Research Areas: Built Environment, Housing, Poverty, Homelessness & Transient Population, Violence Prevention,

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