Library — Community Snapshot

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Community Snapshot  |  February 11, 2014

This Community Snapshot of of Salt Lake County, UTy, provides an overview of the community’s progress on ending homelessness. In January 2013, Salt Lake County officials, homeless service providers, and volunteers conducted their annual point-in-time count. What they found were only 12 chronically homeless veterans out of 241 chronically homeless individuals and 247 homeless veterans.

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Community Snapshot  |  January 28, 2014

This Community Snapshot of Memphis-Shelby County, Tennessee provides an overview of the community’s progress on ending homelessness. From 2012 to 2014, overall homelessness in Memphis-Shelby County, Tennessee decreased by 21 percent and chronic homelessness among individuals decreased by 39 percent. And, the number of homeless families decreased by 30 percent, from 214 families in 2012 to 149 families in 2014.

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Community Snapshot  |  April 4, 2011

| By focusing on permanent housing and creating a centralized intake system, the Fairfax-Falls Church community reduced family homelessness in their community.

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Community Snapshot  |  May 3, 2010

Family homelessness declined by 37 percent in Alameda County, CA between 2003 and 2009. This "Community Snapshot" examines the key initiatives that led to this and other outcomes.

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Community Snapshot  |  December 8, 2009
Between 2005 and 2008, chronic homelessness in Wichita/Sedgwick County decreased by 61 percent. Learn how they accomplished their success.
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Community Snapshot  |  September 21, 2009

Between 2005 and 2008, chronic homelessness in Quincy, MA decreased by 50 percent. Learn how they accomplished their success.

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Community Snapshot  |  August 5, 2008

Between 2006 and 2008 homelessness in Norfolk, VA decreased by 25 percent, from 665 to 502. Additionally, chronic homelessness decreased by almost 40 percent, from 126 to 78, in the same time period. Norfolk’s count of unsheltered homeless people revealed a significant decrease from 196 in 2006 to only 61 in 2008, representing a 69 percent decline.

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Community Snapshot  |  January 29, 2008

Homelessness in Chicago decreased 12 percent from 6,715 in 2005 to 5,922 in 2007. Learn how they accomplished their success.

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Community Snapshot  |  September 20, 2007

Homelessness in Denver decreased 13 percent from 4,444 in 2005 to 3,954 in 2007. Chronic homelessness decreased 36 percent from 942 in 2005 to 602 in 2007. Learn how they made this progress.

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Community Snapshot  |  June 29, 2007

Overall, homelessness in Portland has decreased by 13 percent from 5,103 in 2005 to 4,456 in 2007.

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Community Snapshot  |  March 12, 2007

Family homelessness decreased 57 percent—from 690 families in 2002 to 297 families in 2006 in Westchester County. Learn how the made this progress.

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Community Snapshot  |  August 4, 2006

Family homelessness in Columbus, OH decreased by 46 percent between 1997 and 2004.

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Community Snapshot  |  August 4, 2006

From 2000 to 2004 family homelessness in Hennepin County, MN declined by 43 percent. Learn how they made this progress.

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Community Snapshot  |  August 4, 2006

From 2002 - 2005, chronic homelessness in San Francisco dropped 28 percent.

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Community Snapshot  |  August 4, 2006

In 2002, the city placed 22 percent of families who entered shelter in permanent housing; in 2003, 28 percent were placed; and in 2004, 33 percent were placed. Learn how they made this progress.

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