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Ending Family Homelessness: Lessons From Communities
NATIONAL ALLIANCE TO END HOMELESSNESS
Solutions Brief | July 27, 2010
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This paper provides an overview of family homelessness in the United States. It examines the key strategies that communities are implementing to respond to increased family housing instability and homelessness. It also discusses the need for federal leadership.
Key Strategies for Ending Family Homelessness
With new HPRP resources and sharp increases in requests for assistance, the strategies that were successful in reducing homelessness in better economic times are being replicated, expanded, and adapted to a wide variety of communities—urban, suburban and rural—to respond to increased needs. With each community’s adaptation, refinements are being made and new lessons emerge.