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My Turn: The importance of Housing First

...the genesis of today's Housing First model. After securing some Housing in 1992. The Housing First model not only provided housing but also...someone in New York under the Housing First model was $57 per night. For comparison...
Homelessness conference brainstorms solutions more openly.Also at the event was Robert Alexie, a resident of Karkuk Manor, a facility based on the Housing First model. It says chronic alcoholics are best-served by providing safe housing as a step toward self-sufficiency and eventual...
My Turn: A 'Housing First' step

...for which society pays the entire bill.The Housing First model takes a much less expensive approach. Instead of reacting...Sunday matinee.You can learn more aabout the Housing First model and support this project by making a financial contribution...
Juneau asked, candidates answered

...efforts already in existence, including the housing first model.Gladziszewski said she agreed with Gregory and expanded...the homeless and said, more important than the housing first model, he'd like to "prevent the homeless problem by increasing...
Empire Readers' Council Editorial: Cultivating a year-round vibrant downtown

...viable option for our homeless population, and we support the idea of supportive permanent housing, along the housing-first model. Our city goal should be to increase housing of all types and housing options through designating the downtown as a...
Urban Decay Part III: Downtown Juneau's progress getting easier to see and we notice the problems a great deal more," Kiehl said.Kiehl supports the housing-first model discussed in Part II of this series; he invited Alaska Coalition on Housing and Homelessness chairman Scott Ciambor...
Home for chronic inebriates opens in Fairbanks

...former Best Western hotel, is based on the "Housing First" model that has grown in acceptance in recent years. The complex...through the years.Part of the theory behind the Housing First model is that it actually saves a community money by reducing...
Testing the rules of Physics

...sent up their rockets Thursday at the ballfield behind Mendenhall River Community School. Students screamed as the first model rockets took off with a whoosh. The painted cardboard tubes were soon invisible in the sunny sky until the engine pushed...
Downtown dilemma: Community working together to help 'chronic inebriate' population

...looking at is called the "Housing First" model. Housing First models have been...cost of service without a Housing First model. Ciambor referenced a 2006 story...the streets.By using a Housing First model, it reduces the number of incidents...
Assembly committee hears housing options for homeless inebriate population

...amount of time looking at a Housing First model - something where homeless chronic...Felix disagreed with the Housing First model, and instead supported a housing...the most humane. With a Housing First model, it's more of a social model...


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