Monthly Archives: February 2012

What You Don’t Know About Family and Youth Homelessness Can Hurt: The 2012 National Alliance to End Homelessness Conference

Last week Housing 1000 sent our Americorps VISTA member, Katherine, to volunteer at this year’s National Alliance to End Homelessness Conference. She met some other awesome volunteers there, including Christina with Ascencia , Nicole with the Fresno Housing Authority and … Continue reading

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Why Everybody is Obsessed with Housing First: A Primer

What’s the big deal with Housing First? The traditional approach to homelessness has been almost to treat it like a disease—treat the patient first, in an environment reserved for other afflicted people, and then house them after they’re “cured.” Some … Continue reading

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