Paul's Place in Davis - A multi-level, integrated approach, offering an array of services, including shelter beds, kitchen, dining, offices and transitional and supportive housing.
Supporting Statewide Expansion of Medical Respite in California: short-term and unlicensed residential care and supports for people with health care needs who are experiencing homelessness, CA Health Care Foundation, 2022
$1.1 billion in new funding for mental and behavioral health programs as part of $14 billion homelessness package, CA HomeKey Initiative, January 31, 2022
New state funding for local partners to get Californians experiencing homelessness the help they need, Governor Newsom January 2022
Reducing Homelessness for People with Behavioral Health Needs Leaving Prisons and Jails, CCJBH, 2021
A Place of Hope and Healing Takes Shape in Alameda, CA Health Care Foundation, 2021
Breaking Down Silos: How to Share Data to Improve the Health of People Experiencing Homelessness, CA Health Care Foundation, 7/2021
Homelessness Response 101 - Information for health care providers about how homeless assistance works at the local level, with particular focus on two critical components: Continuums of Care and Coordinated Entry. Homebase, July 2021
Permanent Supportive Housing Evidence-Based Practices, SAMHSA
Implementing Housing First in Permanent Supportive Housing A Fact Sheet from USICH with assistance from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
The Right Place: An Overview of Supportive Housing Options for Seniors and People with Disabilities (2013) California Healthcare Foundation
MHSA Housing Program Overview and Lessons Learned (2008-2016)
14 Forward - Yuba County (YouTube) - Temporary Housing Solution, enveloping individuals in services, as a step toward permanent housing. 14 Forward PDF .
Housing for Health - LA County - Permanent supportive housing, recuperative care, and specialized primary care to homeless people with complex physical and behavioral health conditions.
Rural Supportive Housing Training Materials -
CA Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions
Hope for the Homeless Report: Effective Programs that Promote Real Change (2015, California Mental Health Planning Council (CAMHPC)
Board & Care (ARF/RCFE) Issue
5 challenges in expanding California’s permanent supportive housing — and potential solutions, Cal Matters, January 2022
COVID-19 Advocacy: MediCal Waiver Request for Vulnerable Populations in Board and Care Homes, 4/20
Governor's Council of Regional Homeless Advisors
CA Council for Criminal Justice and Behavioral Health - Housing Policy Brief - January 2020
Interim Report from the Governor's Council of Regional Homeless Advisors - January 13, 2020
2020-21 State Budget Proposal Investments to Tackle Homelessness: Key elements of Governor Newsom’s homelessness & mental health budget proposal
Overlooked mental health “catastrophe:” Vanishing board-and-care-homes leave residents with few options, CalMatters, 2020
SB 744 Would Keep Supportive Housing Projects From Getting Bogged Down (SIGNED INTO LAW 9/19/19) Steinberg Institute
California Mayors call for more state leadership on homelessness crisis, LA Times, November 2018
Home Care Agencies Often Wrongly Deny Medicare Help To The Chronically Ill, Kaiser Health News, January, 2018
City in Canada has almost eliminated homelessness (L.A. Times, March 2017)
Converted Hotel (104 room): Santa Rosa's Palms Complex Sees Signs of Success in First Year, 2017: The Press Democrat
The Rise of Homelessness in 1980's (KCET, 2017)
Did the Emptying of Mental Hospitals Contribute to Homelessness? (2016) KQED News, The California Report
Micropad housing in San Francisco (San Francisco Chronicle, Dec. 2016)
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