Supportive Housing

Supportive housing is a combination of housing and services intended as a cost-effective way to help people live more stable, productive lives. Supportive housing is widely believed to work well for those who face the most complex challenges—individuals and families confronted with homelessness and who also have very low incomes and/or serious, persistent issues that may include substance abuse, addiction or alcoholism, mental illness, HIV/AIDS, or other serious challenges to a successful life. Supportive housing can be coupled with such social services as job training, life skills training, alcohol and drug abuse programs, community support services (e.g.
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  • Acceleration Partners Gives Back

    … spent a morning at Pine Street Inn, which provides a comprehensive range of services, including permanent supportive housing, job training and placement, emergency shelter, and street outreach to more than 1,600 homeless men and women each day. AP employees spent the morning helping the staff prepare dinner for people staying at the shelter. Here you…

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