On January 28th and 29th, the Point In Time (PIT) count will count those experiencing homelessness to help communities understand trends and respond to the needs of people experiencing literal homelessness.  It also raises public awareness, promotes collaboration acros...

The National Alliance to End Homelessness has provided a map of studies conducted around the United States and Canada that investigate the costs and savings of permanent supportive housing.

 "This interactive map identifies and provides details on Permanent Supportive H...

“I was told they needed a dishwasher Monday through Friday. I said `OK, I have experience and availability,’ ” Barton said. But “as he reached for a job application, I honestly told him I’m homeless. He told me, `no,’ he would not hire me three times to my face. Not ev...

The full report can found on Metro Denver Homeless Initiative's website at: www.mdhi.org/pit_reports

As the only European country to see a decline in its homelessness rate, Finland has a unique perspective in the race to end homelessness.  By prioritizing a Housing First strategy, they have been able to move past reacting to existing homelessness to focus on preventin...

Opened in early October, 2017, the 40 West Residences are already seeing great success for the new residents.

"'I’ve been trying to (get off the streets) for four years, and 40 West was the one that gave me an opportunity,' he said. 'The program that they have is so bea...

"Many Connecticut families who have lost their children because they lack stable housing are referred to The Connection, a nonprofit human services organization. Since 1998, The Connection has offered a supportive housing program, funded by DCF, to improve family stabi...

"I need a home address to get a job.  I need a job to afford a home!!!"

"Quality affordable housing means less crime."

"I want to be able to live where I work!"

"More than half my monthly income goes to rent."

"I'm a veteran.  I truly appreciate housing for me and my child...

 The newly released point-in-time report shows that homelessness in Colorado has been reduced 29.3% since 2010, but has actually increased 3.7% in the last year.  Nationally, veteran homelessness has been reduced 46% since 2010, thanks in part to a national movement to...

"It starts with housing: 8.3 million renter households spent more than half their income on housing, lived in severely substandard housing, or both in 2015. And more than half of households that receive federal rental subsidies are headed by disabled people or older Am...

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