In the Media
As an innovative solution to the problem of chronic homelessness, supportive housing is the regular subject of news stories in New York and across the country. The following articles, videos and blog posts represent just a sample of the recent and/or seminal press related to supportive housing.
- What If It Does Happen In Your Back Yard?
The Minneapolis Star Tribune visits a once-contested supportive housing residence to find that "things didn't turn out so badly."
- Want to Keep People Out of the Hospital? Make Sure They Have a Place to Live.
The Washington Post highlights research on the health and cost-savings benefits of supportive housing.
- Let’s Treat Housing as a Health Issue
Jeff Foreman of Care for the Homeless pens an op-ed in City Limits on health care and supportive housing.
- New York State Rethinks Medicaid
The Wall Street Journal highlights New York's efforts to lower Medicaid costs via supportive housing.
- Making History in New York
Tax Credit Advisor covers the Creston Ave. Residence, the first residence created with state funds to lower Medicaid costs.
- Two Tax Credits That Work
The chief executive of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) pens an op-ed in the New York Times on the importance of Low Income Housing Tax Credits.
- The Forgotten 50,000
The New York Times highlights the United to End Homelessness coalition in a recent editorial on homelessness in New York City.
- Housing Group Aims to Preserve Gains
The Wall Street Journal highlights the launch of Housing First!, a coalition to preserve and expand the growth of affordable housing in New York.
- Changes Help San Diego Homeless, But Long Road Remains Ahead
NPR covers the remarkable success of a supportive housing program in San Diego.
- Welcome Home
The Lockport Union-Sun and Journal covers the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Lockport Canal Homes.