We know housing first is a highly effective approach to ending homelessness, but how exactly does it work? Linda Kaufman, Zero: 2016 National Movement Manager, breaks it down and explains how implementing housing first can make a huge impact in your community.
At Community Solutions, we work toward a future without homelessness, where poverty never follows families beyond a single generation.
Northeast Hartford notoriously lacks access to fresh foods, a contributing factor to the area’s poor health outcomes, but 17-year-old J’Medrie isn’t waiting on any adults to change that.
Tech giants like Apple and Google have long employed iterative design and testing processes to develop effective products, but the human services sector has been slow to adopt these approaches. Real solutions require bringing people in need back into the design process.