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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
Next steps to treat chronic inebriates coming

...create a book of those who need services and rank them according to their need.The coalition is exploring a Housing First model, which - if it eventually comes to fruition - would give those folks a place to stay. Scott Ciambor, former affordable...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-12-16/next-steps-treat-chronic-inebriates-com
Local
Man dies at center for street alcoholics

...found in his room.Karluk Manor, which opened less than a month ago in a former Red Roof Inn, is based on the Housing First model that maintains that chronic alcoholics are best-served by providing them with safe housing as a first step toward...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-01-04/man-dies-center-street-alcoholics
State
Assembly committee hears housing options for homeless inebriate population

...and learning more about Housing First models.It also got funding from the...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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-02-14/assembly-committee-hears-housing-option
Local

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