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Permanent Supportive Housing

Sheltering Inside the Beltway

Jean-Michel Giraud | Posted 06.09.2016 | DC
Jean-Michel Giraud

Shelters or Permanent Housing? As communities around the country build up their homeless services systems, a question frequently comes up. Should we ...

Leading the Way to End Veteran Homelessness

Dee Walsh | Posted 05.21.2016 | Impact
Dee Walsh

Yet the persistent shortage of low-cost housing across the country is a challenge too many communities face. Success depends in large part on housing providers being willing to generate more permanent housing for Veterans.

Arthur Delaney

How Giving Homes To The Homeless Reduces Homelessness | Arthur Delaney | Posted 04.21.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- For roughly 20 years, Mark Thompson lived alone in the woods, drifting between Maryland and Washington, D.C. He scraped by through odd j...

Kathleen Miles

It's Actually Cheaper To House The Homeless Than To Leave Them On The Streets | Kathleen Miles | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics

It's cheaper to give homeless men and women a permanent place to live than to leave them on the streets. That’s according to a study of an apartm...

To Truly Honor Our Veterans, Let's Start With Stable Homes

Terri Ludwig | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Terri Ludwig

Studies have shown that permanent supportive housing is the most cost-effective way to keep disabled veterans off the streets by helping them find the specific services they need.

State Of Homelessness in America 2013 Unveiled By NAEH

Jean-Michel Giraud | Posted 06.19.2013 | Impact
Jean-Michel Giraud

There was a feeling of expectation in the room at the National Press Club last week as the National Alliance To End Homelessness (NAEH) unveiled its S...

Solving veteran homelessness in the U.S.

Jean-Michel Giraud | Posted 05.20.2013 | Impact
Jean-Michel Giraud

In the last few years, the Department of Veterans Affairs has revolutionized its service delivery, partnering with homeless services organizations lik...

Ending U.S. Homelessness Starts Locally

Jean-Michel Giraud | Posted 09.29.2012 | Impact
Jean-Michel Giraud

Now, there's one question on everybody's mind: What is it going to take to end homelessness in the country?

9 Things Every Community Can Do To Help End Veteran Homelessness

Rosanne Haggerty | Posted 01.15.2012 | Impact
Rosanne Haggerty

Combat ought to be the most difficult experience our nation's veterans ever endure, and yet many go on to become homeless for eight or nine times the ...

Homelessness Myth #8: One Size Fits All

Christine Schanes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Schanes

As homelessness in the United States increased dramatically, some social service agencies created short-term homeless emergency shelters and transitional housing facilities to house homeless people.