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My Turn: The importance of Housing First

...the genesis of today's Housing First model. After securing some government...to 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...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-11/my-turn-importance-housing-first
Opinion
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...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-23/my-turn-housing-first-step
Opinion
Homelessness conference brainstorms solutions

...help 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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-10/homelessness-conference-brainstorms-sol
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-18/juneau-asked-candidates-answered
Local
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 revitalization...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-07/empire-readers-council-editorial-cult
Opinion
Urban Decay Part III: Downtown Juneau's progress

...is 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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-30/urban-decay-part-iii-downtown-juneaus-p
Local
My Turn: Consider program for the homeless

...differently had John had permanent housing. John would have been a perfect candidate for the nationally known "Housing First" model, in which housing is provided before sobriety. The premise of Housing First is that that simply having housing will...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092007/opi_20070920018.shtml
Opinion
Inventing for Alaska

...helmet light glows red. It is wired to the brake handle and blazes brighter when the rider slows down. They made their first models at Karcz's kitchen table. Eventually they turned to a plastics manufacturer in St. Louis. "We sent them our prototype...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010703/sta_inventors.shtml
News
Karluk Manor, a former hotel, to open in Anchorage as home for homeless alcoholics

...difference, Freemon said.For supporters of the Housing First model, facilities like Karluk Manor represent the solution...said. "It's not that we're against the Housing First model; it's been shown to work to some degree. But it's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-10-17/karluk-manor-former-hotel-open-anchorag
State
Downtown dilemma: Many resources readily available to help alcoholism

...said that in JAMHI's group homes and supported living facilities, no alcohol is allowed. Watts supports the Housing First model proposed by the Juneau Homeless Coalition (see the related article), but believes it doesn't go far enough...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-11-27/downtown-dilemma-many-resources-readily
Local

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