April 7, 2017

Celebrating Bergen County: Proof that Ending Chronic Homelessness is Possible

Among the population of people experiencing homelessness in this country, there is a subset of individuals living with disabilities who have been left out in the cold for far too long—people experiencing chronic homelessness. And yet we know that ending chronic homelessness saves money in the long run and strengthens communities. It also restores lives. […]

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October 28, 2016

Tomica’s story: Putting a human face to homeless data

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Recently, I attended a panel discussion about the value of data in the effort to end homelessness.  While all the policy wonks gathered to digest the data, one young lady brought the data to life, and reminded me that all the numbers represent real people. Homeless since she was 11, the now 23-year old woman […]

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