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Housing Forum: Homelessness

February 14, 2018 Featured, Homelessness No Comments

A new investment  of $50 million will: create 500 new units of permanent supportive housing for chronically homeless individuals; secure housing for 300 homeless families who will be rapidly rehoused in permanent units; prevent 100 families from entering homelessness; create 264 new emergency shelter beds; and create 254 new housing interventions for homeless youth. How do we leverage this success to address the growing need in the region?

Documented increases in suburban poverty, fewer safety net programs and the nation’s third highest eviction rate is a recipe for increased homelessness.  The regional answer may be found in further deployment of the Continuum of Care model.  READ MORE & REGISTER



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