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Carol Pearson, Gretchen Locke, Ann Elizabeth Montgomery
This article presents findings from a study of three programs using the Housing First approach to provide permanent supportive housing for single adults who are homeless with serious mental illness and often co-occurring substance-related disorders.
Ann Elizabeth Montgomery, Stephen Metraux, Dennis Culhane
During recent years, the need to consider effective and innovative ways to prevent and end homelessness among individuals with serious mental illness has been abetted by an increased and more sophisticated understanding of the composition of the...
Ann Elizabeth Montgomery, Stephen Metraux, Dennis Culhane
During recent years, the need to consider effective and innovative ways to prevent and end homelessness among individuals with serious mental illness has been abetted by an increased and more sophisticated understanding of the composition of the...
Carol Pearson, Ann Elizabeth Montgomery, Gretchen Locke
This article presents findings from an exploratory study of three programs using the Housing First approach to provide permanent supportive housing for single, homeless adults with serious mental illness and often co-occurring substance-related...
Ann Elizabeth Montgomery, Thomas Byrne, Daniel Treglia, Dennis P Culhane
Unsheltered homelessness is an important phenomenon yet difficult to study due to lack of data. The Veterans Health Administration administers a universal homelessness screener, which identifies housing status for Veterans screening positive for...
Martha R. Burt, Carol L. Pearson, Ann Elizabeth Montgomery
This exploratory study identifies communities that have implemented effective and well-targeted communitywide homelessness prevention strategies. The study illustrates these approaches in six communities with the hope that other communities can...
Ann Elizabeth Montgomery, Lindsay L. Hill, Vincent Kane, Denis P. Culhane
Rapidly placing homeless Veterans with severe mental illness into permanent housing is one important goal of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) program; however, no research has tested...
Ann Elizabeth Montgomery, Dorota Szymkowiak, Jessica Marcus, Paul Howard, Dennis P. Culhane
Abstract Objectives: People who live in unsheltered situations, such as the streets, often have poorer health, less access to health care, and an increased risk of premature mortality as compared with their sheltered counterparts. The objectives of...
Thomas Byrne, Richard E. Nelson, Ann Elizabeth Montgomery, Emily Brignone, Adi V. Gundlapalli, Jamison D. Fargo
Housing instability is associated with costly patterns of health and behavioral health service use. However, little prior research has examined patterns of service use associated with higher costs among those experiencing ongoing housing instability...
Dennis Culhane, Jill Khadduri, Alvaro Cortes, Josh Leopold, Ann Elizabeth Montgomery, Ellen Munley, T. Byrne, John H. Kuhn
The Veteran’s Supplemental Report provides one-day and one-year estimates of the number of homeless veterans nationally. This report also examines the demographic characteristics of homeless veterans and compares them to the characteristics of...
Stephen Metraux, Thomas Byrne, Ellen Munley, Ann Elizabeth Montgomery, Harlan Jones, George Sheldon, Vincent Kane, Dennis Culhane
Understanding the prevalence of and risk for homelessness among veterans is prerequisite to preventing and ending homelessness among this population. Homeless veterans are at higher risk for chronic disease; understanding the dynamics of...
Background: Peer use of take home naloxone has the potential to reduce drug related deaths. There appears to be a paucity of research amongst homeless drug users on the topic. This study explores the acceptability and potential risk of peer use of...
The National Alliance's 2013 National Conference on Ending Homelessness was held on July22-24, 2013. A selection of the presentation material is available here. Changing the Terms: How Communities are Leveraging Health Care for PSH Capacity...