New York City Mayor's Office, 2011
This document offers an internal assessment of New York City's Department of Homeless Services (DHS) for the 2011 fiscal year. It represents just one part of the annual Mayor's Management Report (MMR). The report offers detailed statistical data on homelessness in New York City. It finds that, in fiscal year 2011, 20,605 single adults and 12,444 families with children entered the DHS shelter system. It cost roughly $73 a day for a single adult and $100 a day for a family to remain in these shelters.
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