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In this report, HousingWorks explores the housing challenges facing the chronically homeless and recommends strategies for housing the hardest to serve. Looking at best practices from across the country, HousingWorks identifies programs and policies that will help the city to address chronic homelessness, with a special focus on Housing First.

Housing First emphasizes the importance of  permanent supportive housing as the first goal, followed by the provision of supportive services.