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Utah Fights Chronic Homelessness with Housing Programs

Housing First Provides Fresh Start for Homeless Individuals and Families

August 27, 2015

The Daily Utah Chronicle reports on how the Housing First program affects residents of Palmer Court, The Road Home’s permanent supportive housing unit.

“What’s the best way to end homelessness? Give them housing. That’s the way Utah is helping homeless individuals in a program called Housing First. This ten-year state plan was implemented in 2005 and after a decade, the state has decreased its chronic homeless population by 91 percent.” Carolyn Webber, The Daily Utah Chronicle, August 27, 2015

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